Illegal turkey decoys
Illegal turkey decoys are used every year. Live hens and motorized turkey decoys are 2 big ones, and in many states there is a growing problem. Dogs. If you have ever hunted turkeys with dogs, I guess it is a pretty solid tactic. I believe the movement is the key. Lets dive into these illegal turkey decoys.
Motion in Illegal turkey decoys
The dog works well because of the movement. Realism is key only from a distance because you will teach the dog to lay flat in the grass as the birds get close triggering an attack. DO NOT USE A DOG YOU LIKE. He may be killed if multiple birds approach. I lost a great dane like this once. Hard lesson learned.
Illegal turkey decoys in Mexico
In Mexico the tactic is widely used to kill the Ocellated sub specie. Many even attach maracas to the dogs for a rip roarin Mexican party atmosphere. The practice must be stopped before the birds become extirpated.
Help us ban illegal turkey decoys. They are bad for my business. Why buy my turkey decoy and kill one when you can dress a dog up and kill them all?