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Do turkeys have beards?


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A distinguishing feature of turkeys is the black fibrous hairs that hang down from the chest away from the body plumage. Biologists call those hairs beards. A turkey's beard can be long enough to touch the ground. Beards grow on all male turkeys or gobblers and grow on some hens.

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