Meet Our Animals > Crested Wood Partridge
Quick Facts
Native to Southeast Asia
Primary Diet Seeds, fruit, insects
Adult Weight 200 to 230 grams
Lifespan 7 to 20 years
Status Vulnerable

Crested Wood Partridge

Crested wood partridges are only found in forested areas. They nest on the ground but roost in trees at night to avoid predators. In the wild, they are often found with wild pigs, feeding on fruits that the pigs leave behind.


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Herb and Nada Mahler Family Aviary

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