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  Topic: Is my male a India Blue? What is my Female?
Jeanna

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PostForum: Breeding and Genetics   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2013 1:43 am   Subject: Is my male a India Blue? What is my Female?
The male looks like he was hit by a fan blade as a young peachick.
I have seen similar wounds and they were from incubators that did not have the fan blades covered and the chicks suffer severe head ...
  Topic: Anyone have pic's of Peafowl Growth and color change timelin
Jeanna

Replies: 3
Views: 1703

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2013 1:36 am   Subject: Anyone have pic's of Peafowl Growth and color change timelin
I have many, many photos from over the years from hatch through adulthood in IB, BSSP, Spalding, Charcoal, and Bronze.
There is discussion of compiling photos for ID purposes and notations. And this ...
  Topic: Peacock head is really Swollen PLEASE LOOK!
Jeanna

Replies: 10
Views: 4683

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2013 2:16 pm   Subject: Peacock head is really Swollen PLEASE LOOK!
It looks like it could be a ruptured air sac. Some call it subcutaneous emphysema.
I had a peachick with this once. I took a sterile 16 g needle and slowly pulled the air off. Not all of it but abou ...
  Topic: Please Take a look at my Peacocks eye,
Jeanna

Replies: 14
Views: 5784

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2013 4:54 pm   Subject: Please Take a look at my Peacocks eye,
So he sold you the bird openly with the defect? Or pretended it wasn't there until you contacted him or states it must be a defect from hatch.
That looks like from.the photos as trauma. Not as likel ...
  Topic: Tail growth??
Jeanna

Replies: 3
Views: 2994

PostForum: Breeding and Genetics   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:00 pm   Subject: Tail growth??
Our males are just about in full train in southern Indiana.
And we have been getting a few eggs every PM for about 5 days.
  Topic: Please Take a look at my Peacocks eye,
Jeanna

Replies: 14
Views: 5784

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2013 10:51 pm   Subject: Please Take a look at my Peacocks eye,
You have had this bird for only 2 weeks prior to the picture and he looked like this when you got him?

It looks like scarring from trauma, a injury. And it could now or in the future cause him issu ...
  Topic: Articals for Peafowl Today Magazine.
Jeanna

Replies: 6
Views: 7293

PostForum: UPA Club Info   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 11:14 pm   Subject: Articals for Peafowl Today Magazine.
He is a Charcoal Pied (dark) White Eye.

Color/pattern ID and owners name was missing in mag.
  Topic: Peachicks with Lesions on eyelids? Diagnose/Treatment
Jeanna

Replies: 9
Views: 4513

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2012 9:58 pm   Subject: Peachicks with Lesions on eyelids? Diagnose/Treatment
That looks like Fowl Pox.
Not sure what your situation is but it can come from a infected mosquito or since it is a virus it can come from iinfected bird.

It is something once symptoms are visabl ...
  Topic: Noob here :)
Jeanna

Replies: 2
Views: 2473

PostForum: Introductions   Posted: Fri Sep 28, 2012 11:04 am   Subject: Noob here :)
Hello and Welcome!
You have come to the right place for valuable information regarding peafowl.

Sounds like you have many fun, and exciting animals to care for. And it takes a lot of time and effo ...
  Topic: Health - suddenly lethargic and doesn't eat.
Jeanna

Replies: 2
Views: 2708

PostForum: Health   Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:29 pm   Subject: Health - suddenly lethargic and doesn't eat.
It is hard to say what is going on without knowing more.

Like do you worm regularly and with what wormer? You mentioned you wormed him. That is good, however some wormers do not kill worms that ar ...
  Topic: Can You Please Help IDing Me?
Jeanna

Replies: 4
Views: 2568

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 26, 2012 10:58 pm   Subject: Can You Please Help IDing Me?
I'm not doubting you one bit for I know you are good at this but
I have troubles ID 'ING some of them also.
Curious as to how you can tell the traits on this bird?
Inquiring minds want to know. ...
  Topic: Can You Please Help IDing Me?
Jeanna

Replies: 4
Views: 2568

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 11:55 am   Subject: Can You Please Help IDing Me?
Looks like it might be a BS Purple.
Do you know who the parents are?
  Topic: Hello from Colorado (With pics of the babies)!
Jeanna

Replies: 1
Views: 1913

PostForum: Introductions   Posted: Wed Aug 22, 2012 12:16 pm   Subject: Hello from Colorado (With pics of the babies)!
Welcome Maddie and thank you for the photos.
You have a great group of peachicks.
They can get addicting, and with all the gorgeous colors/patterns it is easy to get a long list of colors that are ...
  Topic: what is best substrate to use in run for peafowl
Jeanna

Replies: 2
Views: 2086

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:34 pm   Subject: what is best substrate to use in run for peafowl
Sand is excellent.
Easy to keep pens clean, sand is not a good environment for worms to thrive, drains well so pens are not muddy or moist. Keeps dust down and this is beneficial in preventing dust ...
  Topic: Peachick dying? A tip for you . . .
Jeanna

Replies: 5
Views: 4972

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Aug 05, 2012 12:51 pm   Subject: Peachick dying? A tip for you . . .
We also use Poultry Nutri-Drench.
We add it to the peachicks water once a day. You have to give it a stir since it is thicker than water. But you know with peachicks you have to change and clean wat ...
 
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