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Old 01-10-2014, 09:21 AM
 
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Wow...finally the last one bit the dust. it lived through the polar vortex and blizzards only to be killed by a damn car...

Lansdowne residents mourn loss of Roscoe the turkey

R.I.P. Roscoe...
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Old 01-14-2014, 12:36 PM
 
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From what I understand, they originated in the Heinz Nature Preserve. The big gobbler was hatched somewhere in West Philadelphia from a hen that move in from the Heinz Preserve. The gobbler was driven out of Philadelphia by a rival gobbler and has relocated to Drexel Hill.
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Old 01-14-2014, 04:48 PM
 
Location: Drexel Hill/Lansdowne
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man...I wish Upper Darby's animal control (whom I called when I first moved into Drexel Hill/Lansdowne *upper darby part of lansdowne*) was able to take the two turkeys at that time back into the nature preserve...instead of having them feed on lawns and waiting for their imminent deaths by car...
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