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For the Turkey hunting enthusiast

Postby tadpole » Wed Dec 07, 2011 9:25 pm

this is a erythritic or red phase wild turkey. sorry for the crappy cell phone pics,but this bird is very cool looking! Hes a young jake,but come spring I'm going after that bird!! that would be one cool looking mount 8-) I hope he makes it through the winter :) anyone ever see a red phase before? Ive seen the smoke phase on hens,but that's it.
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Re: For the Turkey hunting enthusiast

Postby archeryrob » Thu Dec 08, 2011 6:13 am

Never seen one. Start tracking him with a better camera. I would like to see more and better pics. That's one pretty bird!
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Postby PA hillbilly » Thu Dec 08, 2011 11:19 am

Have heard of them, but that is the first pic I 've even seen. that would be a great trophy!
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Re: For the Turkey hunting enthusiast

Postby Shaun » Fri Dec 09, 2011 9:11 am

Now that's a cool looking bird. I would have to do a full body mount. I'm surprised he has lived this long with those color in the wild.
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