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Do Turkey Decoys Really Work?

A constructive look at when turkey decoys do and do not work. The simple answer is of course they do. Maybe a better way of putting it is to quote the movie...

The Mysticism of Turkey Chokes, Ammo, and Shot Placement

Exploring what chokes and ammo to use for turkey hunting Turkey hunting is like nothing else in the bird hunting world. Waking up to hit the woods before sunrise on a crisp spring...

Turkey Hunting in Connecticut

Another ‘sleeper state’ for Eastern turkeys in New England. The line of jakes never seemed to end. There were three, then six, then 12 or more. I sat at the base of a tree for...

How to Kill a Silent Turkey

Explore a less traditional but effective approach to hunting turkeys that are silent during the Spring season It’s tough to put a finger on what turkeys are doing, want to do,...

Gould’s Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo mexicana) – A Wild Turkey Profile

The Story of America’s Largest and Rarest Turkey Subspecies The Gould’s turkey (Meleagris gallopavo mexicana) is one of the few wild turkey subspecies that survive in the arid...