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Is it totally strange...

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

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  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!

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  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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