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...
Nov 22, 2010 ... Wild Turkeys are interesting creatures with complex social systems. ... 2010 by
eNature. A Male Wild Turkey showing wattles, snood and beard
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Nov 21, 2016 ... For example, one study found that male turkeys with longer snoods have higher
testosterone levels and are more resistant to coccidiosis, ...
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 ...
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 ...