Often viewed as the most beautiful strain of pheasant by many in the industry, the Kansas Blueback is one of the lightest and flightiest pheasants on the continent. The median weight of the hen is 1.75 lbs. while the cockbird registers around 2.5 lbs.
In addition to great looks, the Kansas Blueback Pheasant is an explosive flyer that is great for driven shoots as well as continental shoots. They are also a nice field hunting bird and used on many hunting preserves with great success.
If you are looking for a great all-around performer with long tails and beautiful looks this may be the bird you should consider.