The name of the red dangly thing is a Wattle ,
and believe it or not the redder and brighter and bigger the wattle the more the female turkeys find their male to be a studmuffin!
Actually, the thing above the turkey's beak that extends and contracts is called a snood.
A snood is defined as: A caruncle that hangs over the beak of a turkey
It is called a wattle. It is used for attracting a mate and for cooling the turkey down on hot days.
No the Gobbler is the The thing that hangs down from its snout/Beak. The Waddle is the Thing on its head...Or if your being funny,Its the way it Walks :]
One has a wattle, the red thing that hangs down on its neck.
You are referring to the Wattle...It is a red flap of "skin" that hangs down under the beak.
u have to tie it bbye the neck and push it down i think!
The loose skin hanging down from a turkey's neck is called a wattle.Wattle is the most commonly used name. Dewlap and caruncle are also correct.
The red skin hanging down from the turkeys neck is a waddle.