Happy Turkeys!

Flock of Wild Turkeys in Our Backyard

Flock of Wild Turkeys in Our Backyard

Four Wild Turkeys Along Fence

Four Wild Turkeys Along Fence

A flock of wild turkeys visits our Florida backyard every day.  They are safe in our wildlife-friendly neighborhood, and happily eat a meal of whole corn put out for them every morning.  They are surprisingly good at running and flying – such a joy to have around.  Happy Thanksgiving!

About Pam
Richard and Pam lived in the San Francisco Bay Area 14 years (1987-1999 and 2008-2011). They lived in Florida 13 years previously, until returning in July 2011 to present. They hope their photography will encourage you to get out and discover nature's beauty in your own backyard, parks, and wild places. Click on any pictures on this blog to see them full size with additional details.

4 Responses to Happy Turkeys!

  1. JustI says:

    Wow, now that’s a lot of turkeys!

  2. Kongo says:

    I don’t think I’ve ever seen a flying turkey, Pam, but as I think about it of course they fly! Particularly this time of year. Happy Thanksgiving to you both!

  3. I’m surprised that these turkeys hang around Pam. I’ve seen loads of turkeys in FL, and my experience is that they’re incredibly wary and impossible to approach. It’s very cool that you can study them up close in your backyard. Have a fun and decadent Thanksgiving! ~James

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: