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Basic Info:
Where found:
Skill required: Small Game Hunting
Blood (health): 10
Liftable or Inventory?: Inventory
Item(s) gained:
NOTE: Items and quantities depend upon skills known.
Item(s) gained:
Rare item(s):


A Turkey icon.png Turkey is a non-aggressive Creature which can be found in nearly all the biomes of the New World, but is most commonly found in the Coniferous icon.png Coniferous biome. Turkeys are usually found in groups of three.

Combat Behavior

Attack Blood Damage Effects
Peck icon.png Peck 4.0

Turkeys are non-aggressive so unless provoked Turkeys will not attack. Peck icon.png Peck is a Turkey's only attack.


NOTE: A Turkey will be lost if Knocked Out over Shallow Water.

Instead of being killed, you will can only Knock a Turkey Out. Picking it up will reveal if it's a Turkey Gobbler icon.png Turkey Gobbler, Turkey Hen icon.png Turkey Hen, or rarely, a Fertile Turkey Hen icon.png Fertile Turkey Hen. Dropping a Turkey from your inventory will set it loose. To kill a Turkey, you can right-click it and select "Wring Neck". Wringing the Neck of a Turkey adds a small amount of Insanity. Turkeys starve to death. Additionally a Turkey can be killed by placing them it a Container and letting it starve to death. Additionally, you may choose to raise your Turkey by placing it in a Turkey Coop icon.png Turkey Coop.

Butchering a Domesticated Turkey will yield:

Butchering a Wild Turkey will yield:

There is a chance to get various rare items from butchering either a Domesticated or Wild Turkey. This chance is much higher with the Viscera & Bits Skill learned.