oops. we just hit a wild turkey in our car. edited

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ticks, Jun 17, 2008.

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  1. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    We were driving back from the DMV to get my older brother's learners permit for driving. He passed and he is on the roads now! [​IMG] When we were driving home from getting lunch in town. Thank God my dad was driving home because out of the bushes came a flying huge object. We realized very quickly that it was a turkey and we were going to hit it. We tried to break but it was to late. It barley missed the front of the car but it hit the back seat window where my brother was. It spurs scratched the window but didn't break it. It was a young jake and unfortunatley didn't make it to get big. The last we saw him he was swirling into the air and into the bushes. Poor guy. On the window there was blood, scratches and the one feather that I recovered.
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2008
  2. chickbea

    chickbea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2007
    Did you make sure he was actually dead? VINS will rehab turkeys.
  3. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    FUNNY? you were amused by that????????
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2008
  4. coloradochick

    coloradochick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 19, 2007
    Brighton, CO
    Quite sad
  5. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 5, 2007
    should went and got it and had turkey dinner yum:)
  6. bionic_chicken

    bionic_chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2008
    Spring, TX
    funny? what's wrong with you? :|
  7. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    How was it funny??????? I mean IDK my DH says I have no sense of humor but I think others would agree with me when I say that is soooooooo NOT funny.
  8. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    Quote:That is so not funny.

    OP, when you need this thread closed let me know. [​IMG]
  9. BrahmaMama

    BrahmaMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2008
    South Dakota
    I think your story would have ended just fine, without that last sentence....
  10. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

    Mar 6, 2008
    Floresville, Texas
    Wow....I generally have a kinda creepy sense of humor but I am not finding anything remotely funny about an innocent animal being hit by a car.......
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