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Old 04-22-2007, 03:34 PM
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Another Turkey moved into the neighborhood

Woke up a few weeks ago to see a big Tom through my kitchen window standing on my back deck pecking at his reflection in one of the glass doors.

I wouldn't think this odd.......BUT THIS IS LONG ISLAND NEW YORK, not the Catskills or the Gaspe.

Too bad I gave my bow away a few years back or this bird would have been history. I sat for a long while admiring his feathers. Would have skinned him and had some good eating....
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Old 04-30-2007, 10:20 AM
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A high powered sling shot and a bag of marbles is a great "close range" weapon for these types of situations. Squirels, crows,etc. I agree Howie,, he wouldn't have made it off the deck if he wandered around here
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Old 04-30-2007, 08:39 PM
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I've seen more than one window broken because of toms attacking their reflection
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