The internet is full of “how-to” videos. Most are informative and dry, but that’s not the case in this hilarious how-to video from Zach Ownes Instagram.
Since the dawn of social media, users have shared their knowledge with others through how-to videos. With hundreds of millions of users, there’s bound to be some hilarious how-to video failures around. Well, we found a great one!
Zach Owens, aka beyond_the_backcountry on Instagram, attempts to show his followers what Native Americans did with elk poop when they became dehydrated.
I wouldn’t try this if you paid me and I don’t recommend you try it:
That elk poop looked quite stale and dehydrated itself. I have a feeling Zach wouldn’t attempt this hilarious how-to again, but if he did I might recommend a fresher poop sample!
With all of that said, I did attempt to verify if this was or was not a real trick the Native Americans used to rehydrate. However, I didn’t have much luck. I think this one is probably best left a mystery.
Dominic Aiello is an avid hunter, angler, and wildlife policy expert. He is the president of the Oregon Outdoor Council, a Cabela’s Pro Staff member, and Outdoor Writer. Follow his adventures on Instagram @daiello91 or Twitter @HunterInformant.