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When are Chukar Partridges full grown?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Griffin Nest, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. Griffin Nest

    Griffin Nest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Title pretty much says it. I'm only keeping them for a certain amount of time. how big are they when they are 3 weeks old? Pictures anyone? Thanks.
     
  2. Jmiller429

    Jmiller429 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are not very big at all at 3 weeks old. maybe half the size of an adult cotournix.
     
  3. Griffin Nest

    Griffin Nest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:do they grow very fast like chickens?
     
  4. Riffecreek

    Riffecreek Chukar Junky

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    Quote:do they grow very fast like chickens?

    I'll get you a pic of a chukar that hatched April 19th in just a sec..
     
  5. Riffecreek

    Riffecreek Chukar Junky

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    Here you go, Regular sized plastic Easter egg for size reference

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  6. frenchblackcopper

    frenchblackcopper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    20-24 weeks they should be about full grown,,depending on everything from genetics to diet,,should weigh about 14 oz ro 1lb (Chukars)
     

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