Not sure what this bird is.

by Angela
(Rochester, NY USA)


It's been hanging around the neighborhood. He's been visiting my bird house and eating the droppings from it. Is this a wild turkey?


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Wow! That's one plump turkey!
Susan

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May 10, 2011
Guineafowl
by: Judy-Seattle

It looks like a Guineafowl. They are native to Africa. A lot of people keep them instead of chickens. Could it be an escapee from a neighbor? Or it might be feral and breeding in your area.

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