The Silver pheasant is known for his incredible show
during breeding season. The cock’s fl uttering wings
can be heard for an incredible distance. They are
also common in ancient Chinese art and poetry.
These birds were referred to as White Phoenix. Male
Silvers have a reputation of being aggressive toward
their hens and keepers. Silver Pheasants can fl y at
45 mph and run at a speed of 10 mph.
They are omnivorous and eat grain, leaves and
Size: 14 inches Weight: 3 1/2 lbs Lifespan: 6 – 8 years in