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#2826724 - 05/11/12 06:15 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: RAFI]
Waterfowler22
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That's what we thought it may be but, the road he lives on has two house on it for two miles and that's it. His and his dads. So we don't know if he was tame, where would he come from?
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#2826732 - 05/11/12 06:40 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: Gravey]
varminthunter123
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Great bird \:\)
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#2826827 - 05/11/12 10:01 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: Waterfowler22]
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Someones pet got loose......
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#2826875 - 05/12/12 12:19 AM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: ]
Killminister
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Hey guys, going on my 5th year turkey hunting, so pardon my ignorance. But...do you seriously think it is tame, or am I missing the joke. If your serious, why would you think it is? Also, can someone on here say for sure that it is a merriam? It sure looks like it is. Again, pardon my ignorance, but have you guys killed or seen killed any other birds in TN other than Eastern? Just curious...Anyway, beautiful bird.
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#2826878 - 05/12/12 12:38 AM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: Killminister]
catman529
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I'm on my 2nd year turkey hunting and here's my 2 cents...

He's not heavy like a merriam, or are merriams not always big birds? Could just be an interesting white phase bird. I've seen some birds that were mostly white (silver phase) but still had some color. I wonder if this is just a natural phase or a bit of domestic genes bred into the wild flock. Wouldn't assume it's someone's pet, and if it is, then it got loose and is up for killing IMO...


Here are the ones I saw, much more white but still cool looking



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#2827270 - 05/12/12 06:38 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: ]
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Ive raised several turkeys over the years and i can guarantee its not tame because it only weighed 18 pounds
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#2827287 - 05/12/12 06:54 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: Rockhound]
muddyboots
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Most tame gobblers that i have seen do not have beards. pretty bird
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#2827414 - 05/12/12 09:07 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: muddyboots]
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I'd say it was tame.
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#2827421 - 05/12/12 09:10 PM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: muddyboots]
timberjack86
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 Originally Posted By: muddyboots
Most tame gobblers that i have seen do not have beards. pretty bird
Every tame gobbler I have ever seen has had a beard


Edited by timberjack86 (05/12/12 09:11 PM)
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#2827624 - 05/13/12 08:22 AM Re: Check this guy out. [Re: muddyboots]
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 Originally Posted By: muddyboots
Most tame gobblers that i have seen do not have beards. pretty bird


That is my thoughts exactly,I have seen white in wild turkeys quite often..that bird looks more then 18 pounds.
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