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Snood (anatomy) - Wikipedia

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In anatomical terms, the snood is an erectile, fleshy protuberance on the forehead of turkeys. Most of the time when the turkey is in a relaxed state, the snood is pale and 2-3 cm long. However, whe...

Snoods and Wattles? A Turkey's Story | Blog | eNature

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Nov 22, 2010 ... Wild Turkeys are interesting creatures with complex social systems. ... 2010 by eNature. A Male Wild Turkey showing wattles, snood and beard

Turkey Snoods - The Infinite Spider

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Nov 22, 2014 ... What is a turkey snood and why do turkeys care? ... A female turkey is a hen, a mature male is a gobbler, and a juvenile male is a jake.

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Nov 11, 2013 ... Have you ever wondered what those colorful fleshy things around a turkey's beak are? Alex, who lives on a turkey farm in northwestern ...

Meaning of wild turkey snoods...What is the purpose of a wild ...

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Mar 9, 2013 ... In addition to uncovering a non-sexual function for the brightly colored, bare head of the male wild turkey (which is crucial for maintaining ...

The skinny on snoods, wattles and wishbones - CBC News - Latest ...

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Oct 8, 2009 ... A male turkey is called a "tom" and a female turkey a "hen." A large group ... If a turkey isn't feeling well, the snood and wattle become very pale.

What's That Thing that Hangs Off a Turkey's Face? | Mental Floss

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Nov 26, 2013 ... That thing is a snood. And it's there to let the other turkeys know that its owner is kind of a big deal. When a male turkey—known as a ...

Caruncles, Breast Beards, and Snoods, Oh My! The MF Guide to ...

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Nov 21, 2016 ... For example, one study found that male turkeys with longer snoods have higher testosterone levels and are more resistant to coccidiosis, ...

Description of a Turkey's Wattle | Animals - mom.me

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When male turkeys are in breeding mode, their wattles aren't the only things that turn red. Their whole heads seem to do so, from their snoods to their necks in ...

Snoods, Caruncles and Wattles…Oh My! | Curbstone Valley

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Jun 25, 2010 ... Like snoods, caruncles are a feature you will not see in chickens. ... Male turkeys have a rather bristly mass of feathers that grow on the mid-line ...

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What's A Snood? A Wattle? Talking Turkey About A Popular Bird ...

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Nov 22, 2011 ... Wild Turkeys are interesting creatures with a unique appearance, a complex social ... A Male Wild Turkey showing wattles, snood and beard

Tom or Hen - Pet Turkeys

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So you have your new turkeys at home, they follow you around and even ... Snood: Both male and female will have “snood” -a flap of skin that overhangs the  ...

Know your Turkey Parts | TPW magazine | November 2005

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Although females share some of the same parts as their male companions, the ... According to the National Wild Turkey Federation, the snood has no known ...