Turd Tales: Did You Know You Can Sex A Turkey By Its Poo?

In the U.S., it’s Thanksgiving, which means today is all about the Turkey. So here’s a fun fact you may not have heard to chew on as you masticate your meal: you can tell a turkey’s sex by it’s poop.

That’s right—male turkeys and female turkeys crap different turds. The toms’ feces are long and skinny, while the hens’ are coily little clumps.

While it might seem strange that males and females would have such different bowel movements, it makes a lot more sense when you consider the

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