White Female Peafowl Picture
A description of White Female Peafowl/Peahens! Peacock birds were once quite popular with early Romans, medieval princes, and even Victorian ladies. Although the pheasant birds are wild birds by nature, they are sociable animals and have they been successfully domesticated over the years! The female species of the Peafowls are rather dowdy looking compared to the to her male counterpart. The male Peafowl or Peacock are best known for way in which they profligate their tail feathers in other words male peacocks are always fanning their tail feathers! Peafowls are omnivorous, their diet consists of ticks, termites, ants, locusts, mice, flower petals, seeds, plant parts, scorpions arthropods, lizards, and amphibians. Both male and female Peacocks possess extremely powerful, and dangerously sharp spurs which they used primarily to protect themselves against predators!