Will Wild turkeys attack chickens?
Turkeys can typically cohabitate just fine, with some caveats. Turkeys prefer to hang out in groups in most cases, and will immediately establish a pecking order like chickens to decide who rules the flock.
Do turkeys stay in your yard?
Keep an eye on them, they will tend to stay around home base, but may wander due to their curious nature and herd mentality. If they see you, they will most likely run to you, and follow you around, so be careful of leading them to your garden area! This is generally how it goes until they reach 3 months.
What should you not feed turkeys?
What not to feed turkeys
- Low-Quality chicken feed.
- Dairy foods.
- Raw meat.
- Processed foods.
- Fruit pits and seeds.
- Tomato and eggplant leaves.
What do you call a cross between a chicken and a turkey?
Along the way, and quite by accident, an interim stage of this work resulted in a “churk.” Or that’s the scientists’ term for a hybrid that had a chicken for a father and a turkey for a mother. THE REAL CHURK The barnyard hybrid makes its media debut.
What do you do with a baby bush turkey?
Please the baby bird into a small box with a towel and transport immediately to a wildlife hospital or vet. Alternatively, contact your local wildlife rescue group.