Wild Turkeys
Wild Turkeys     -     By: John J. Mettler
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Wild Turkeys

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Come along on this journey into the woods to observe, track, hunt, and enjoy the wild turkey.

The key to a successful wild turkey hunt is understanding the habits and habitat of this noble bird. An experienced veterinarian and hunter, John J. Mettler, Jr. has written a comprehensive guide for turkey hunters of all ages and skill levels.

Wild Turkeys will take you step by step through every aspect of this exciting sport, including:

  • Understanding wild turkey distribution, feeding patterns, and mating rituals
  • Choosing safe and effective clothing, weapons, and equipment
  • Dressing your turkey in the field
  • Mounting a prize bird
  • Photographing turkeys in their natural habitat
You'll also find 30 recipes to help you fully enjoy this rare delicacy.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 1580170692
ISBN-13: 9781580170697

Publisher's Description

Whether you dream of mounting a prize bird over the mantle or are inspired to photograph turkeys in their natural environment, this comprehensive guide includes everything you need to successfully observe, track, and hunt wild turkeys. Offering an overview of turkey habitats, distribution, feeding patterns, and mating rituals, John J. Mettler Jr. provides expert advice on safety, clothing, weapons, equipment, field dressing, and even cooking wild turkey. Who’s ready for a turkey hunt?

Author Bio

John J. Mettler, Jr., D.V.M., is a retired large-animal veterinarian in upstate New York and has written several books on animals, including Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game and Horse Sense. An avid sportsman, his appreciation of the noble turkey was the inspiration for his most recent book, Wild Turkeys. John has written on a broad range of veterinary topics for various magazines and has written a veterinary column for American Agriculturist for over 20 years. He has professional memberships that include the New York State Veterinary Medical Society (past chairman), the American Association of Equine Practitioners, the Society for Theriogenology, and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

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