are a type of partridge that are widely used for hunting and to liven up one's property. They are one of the most adaptable game birds
, being able to thrive in a wide range of temperatures and types of terrain. While Chukars
favor drier, rockier landscapes, it is quite simple to maintain a flock in grasslands or woodlands.
Along with the Ringneck Pheasant
are one of the most common types of game birds
. Their smaller bodies and fast flight capabilities make them an ideal bird to hunt and consume.
hardy adaptability make them an ideal bird to raise and even breed for beginners and novice bird enthusiasts. They can be kept and bred in almost any configuration of numbers, and have a high rate of survivability.