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Postby greyghost » January 6th, 2009, 10:42 am

Is the yelp used in the spring by a hen for mating?
Just woundering since most call manufacturers sort of advertize that way. (watching hunting shows today, its raining /sleating out) This call will bring that love sick gobbler in, etc. You all seen the ads.
Sorry guys sometimes my mind just wounders.

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RE: Yelps

Postby wisturkeyhunter » January 6th, 2009, 11:09 am

Hens use yelping in the spring to get the attention of toms but they also use it in the fall and other times of year to communicate with each other. I think the yelp is a really important call in the spring.

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RE: Yelps

Postby silvestris » January 6th, 2009, 1:22 pm

The spring hen uses the yelp for communicating various meanings; she uses the crouch for mating.
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