Monal Pheasant (Himalayan)

 

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Pair of Monal Pheasants

 

Country of Origin
Himalayas, India, Nepal & China

Recommended Aviary Size
10' x 20' with a 6' x 6' sheltered area with perch

Breeding
Second year 2-4 clutches of 4-6 eggs. Start laying mid April with a 28 day incubation period

Feed
Standard pelletts and grain with root vegetables & greens

Comments
Breed easily, provide plenty of cover in Spring when each bird can become dominant. Will live to 20+ years.

National Bird of Nepal, Impeyan - Bird of nine colours