Will my turkeys ever be nice to each other

ChickenGuy53

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Hi. so this may i hatched i hatched 12 bourbon red/slate cross turkeys. the mother turkey hatched them and raised them until october or so and then a fox killed her. the 12 turkeys are big now. i still have 12 of them. 8 toms and 4 girls. but the toms have started picking on each others head and im afriad their gonna hurt each other!!! is there something i can do except get rid of them
 

oldhenlikesdogs

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Tom's will repeatedly fight, the pecking order will change each time, and the fighting will begin again. With the number of hens you have I would go down to one Tom.
 

MamaBird072316

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I also have two toms and one just reached maturity and the fighting is brutal. I keep them separated right now.

Btw do either of you know how to create a new thread on the mobile version here? I just joined last week. Do I need to wait a while before I can create my own new threads? Or do I have to use the desktop version?
Thanks
 

oldhenlikesdogs

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Go to the forum you want to post in and in the upper right corner hit the right pointing arrow, then select start a new thread, before you post your first post you will be prompted to read the rules.
 

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