tom or a gobbler
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What do you call a feTurkey?
The feis a hen. Young s are poults. If the is over 1 1/2 years old, it is a tom, and if it is younger, then it is a jake. The male turkey is called a tom or gobbler. The female turkey is called a hen.
What is it called when the male Turkey fluff up?
The female turkey is called a hen, a male turkey is called a tom or gobbler and a young male turkey is a jake. What is it called when the male turkeys fluff up to impress the female turkeys? This is called Strutting What are the male turkeys called? Tom What are the names of male wild turkeys? A male turkey is called a Tom.
How much do turkeys weigh?
Males can grow to weigh between 16 to 24 pounds. Female turkeys are called hens and are smaller than males, as they only grow to 8 to 10 pounds. Males have metallic feathers of varying colors, such as red, copper, green and bronze. Their heads are featherless and can quickly change between white,...
What is a tom turkey called in Russia?
A male turkey called a tom or a gobbler. Mountain turkeys are called stalks differently. Unfortunately, due to the rare properties and medicinal value of its meat, this amazing bird has undergone significant destruction. In Russia it is listed in the Red Book.