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Golden Pheasant

Scenticifc Name

Chinese Pheasant

Meet them at the Twin Valley Zoo

Animals in Brantford

Did you Know?!

The golden pheasant is often referred to as the most beautiful bird in the world with its stunning orange, green, and gold feathers.

Life Span

In the wild

5-10 years

at the zoo

15-20 years



1-2 pounds


14-17 inches



A lot of insects and occasionally plants.


Originated from China.

They live in dense forests and woodlands.

Conservation Status

Least Concern (LC)

Learn more about their conversion status.

The IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Natur maintains the Red List, a global database assessing the conservation status of species. It's a vital tool for tracking endangered species and guiding conservation efforts.

in the twin valleys

Golden Pheasant

All-new map in the works for 2024

Visit them at Brantford Nature's Getaway

Find them in Brantford