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Wild Turkeys being domesticated? Possible?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by ACM22, Jan 5, 2012.

  1. ACM22

    ACM22 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can you domesticate a wild turkey if you have it as a chick?
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Im not a turkey expert but you might have to check local fish and game about regulations on taking wild animals.
     
  3. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you can domesticate any animal if you raise it. It is illegal in many areas to take wild turkeys and raise them, make sure to check with local fish and game.
     
  4. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    It's possible. Take my word that you can't tame them when they grow up. I've caught so many wild turkeys that have really torn themselves up trying to get away. I would never keep a wild turkey. I just wanted to observe them. My title says everything. [​IMG]
     
  5. ACM22

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    Ok so it is possible but check with fish and game? Ok [​IMG] Thank you so much!
     
  6. java girl 2

    java girl 2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do You Have High Speed?? If So Go To Pbs.org And Look Up "my Life As A Turkey" Or Oder The Dvd Of It !! You Will Be Happy You Did!!!! It Talks About A Guy Doing What You Want To Do!!!!!!!
     

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