Adult Red Golden Pheasant-ANI + Shipping young bird

Adult Red Golden Pheasant-ANI + Shipping young bird

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THE RED GOLDEN IS AN EXTREMELY POPULARSPECIES AS AN AVIARY BIRD. AS AN AVIARYBIRD, THEY APPEAR TO BE CONTENT ANDDO WELL IN AVIARIES OF QUITE SMALL SIZE,AND ARE TOTALLY HARDY. A NUMBER OFMUTATIONS HAVE OCCURRED OF THE GOLDENPHEASANT, SUCH AS THE DARK THROATED,SALMON, AND THE YELLOW GOLDEN.CLUTCH 6-12 EGGS . INCUBATION 22 DAYS.FULL PLUMAGE 2ND YEAR.COCKS HAVE BRIGHT GOLDEN CREST. THE RUFF FEATHERS ARE BRIGHT ORANGE WITH2 BLUE BARS. THE UPPER BACK IS DARKMETALLICK GREEN WITH BLACK BORDERS,THE REST OF THE BACK AND RUMP HAVEGOLDEN FEATHERS. REDDISH BREAST ANDUNDER BODY FEATHERS. THE CENTRAL TAILFEATHERS ARE BLACK, SPOTTED AND TIPPEDWITH BUFFChrysolophus pictus one of the ruffed pheasantsAmhearst is the other ruffed pheasant and both willreadily interbreed. Some breeders feel that the wildform of the Golden is the color we call Red Golden.The hen is averall rufous brown with dark barring anda buff face and throat. The breast and sides are a barred buff and blackish brown. Abdomen is pale buffBoth sexes have yellow legs and bills. add'l info www.gbwf.net.

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