A baby turkey is called a poult. The baby turkey hatches from a tan and brown speckled egg that has been incubated by the mother turkey for approximately one month.Know More
Adult male turkeys are referred to as toms while adult female turkeys are called hens. Young male turkeys are called jakes, and young female turkeys are referred to as jennies. A group of turkeys is called a flock or a rafter.
After birth, baby turkeys are unable to fly for the first two weeks. The poults roost on the ground with their mother until they are capable of flying. Upon being able to fly, the baby turkeys flock with their mother for the first year of life.Learn more in Birds
The piece of flesh that hangs from the turkey's neck is called a wattle. It is a type of caruncle, a small outgrowth of skin found in some species of birds. A wattle is also known as a dewlap when it is not attached to any other structure.Full Answer >
A baby falcon is called an eyass. The term eyass is also used to denote falcons that have been removed from their nest while in the downy stage, before feathers have formed.Full Answer >
A baby pigeon is called a squab. Pigeons are highly intelligent birds and are among the few species in the world to pass a self-recognition test when placed in front of a mirror. Pigeons are found all over the world with the exception of Antarctica and the Sahara Desert.Full Answer >
A baby peacock is called a peachick. The name for the male is peacock and the females are peahens.Full Answer >