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Is it totally strange...

That we have wild turkeys in our backyard? Wow! I thought they were not very friendly.


  1. Oh, trust me, you were right: they're NOT!

    I too was shocked by my first Wild Turkey sighting ("What the hell was THAT??!?") They are big, crazy looking birds you don't expect to see in a suburban setting. I thought turkeys were supposed to be fat and stupid, but from what I've been told, they're also mean, ill-tempered, and tough!

    I saw your post on the Watercooler, read the Star-Ledger article and found my way here. How interesting! I'm glad to hear about history being uncovered and preserved here in Montclair!

  2. And, yeah, they had the "crazy eyes". Especially the male. That's why I took this photo from the House. I wasn't going to risk being chased by a crazy turkey :)


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