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Snood (anatomy)

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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.

Tom or Hen - Pet Turkeys

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Size: At first glance, the adult Tom (male turkey) is quite a bit larger than the ... The hens' snood will normally remain small (one indication of gender), but the ...

Beards, Spurs and Snoods: Field-Judging Wild Gobblers | Gary Lewis

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Differences between young and old and male and female wild turkeys.

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.

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 ...

What Is That Thing That Hangs Down Between a Turkey's Eyes ...

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Sometimes it hangs so low that it looks like it comes from between the turkey's eyes. It can change colors and size. Both male and female turkeys have snoods,  ...

Animal Facts: Turkeys - Kidzone

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Male turkeys, also called "Tom Turkeys" or "Gobblers" puff up their bodies and spread their tail ... Snood - the flap of skin that hangs over the turkey's beak.

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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

Know your Turkey Parts | TPW magazine | November 2005

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A primer on snoods, dewlaps and other fleshy appendages. ... share some of the same parts as their male companions, the male turkey, or tom, really puts on a ...

8 Things You Didn't Know About Turkey | Tastemade

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Nov 25, 2015 ... The Wild Turkey Can Fly At Speeds Of Up To 55 MPH ... The Long, Fleshy Protrusion Above A Male Turkey's Beak Is Called A “Snood”.