Who knows anything about wild turkeys?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by sking2010, Jun 24, 2016.

  1. sking2010

    sking2010 New Egg

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    I found a turkey hatchling yesterday driving down the road probably only about 2 weeks old if that. yesterday it was doing well now all of a sudden today it cant walk properly its using its wings liike a crutch. And it just lays in one spot with its eyes closed churping. I feel bad I dont want it to die what should I do?
     
  2. R2elk

    R2elk Overrun With Chickens

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    Contact your local game & fish department or local game warden and turn it over to them.
     
  3. DoodleTurkey

    DoodleTurkey Just Hatched

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    Yes. In the mean time though, baby turkeys need to be kept very warm, do you have a heat lamp?
     
  4. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    +1 on heat/temps. Also, what are you feeding it? Is it drinking?
     
  5. CoolKidDenim

    CoolKidDenim New Egg

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    If you want the bird to live, don't tell or give Game, Fish, and Parks that bird. I would say they would kill it.
     

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