Better learn to swim if you are turkey hunting by a river.
This wise old Tom turkey jumped into the river to escape these hunters.
Watch this video and see an Alabama turkey hunt-turned-river retrieval.
Cody Godwin and his friend Austin called in quite a dandy Alabama Gobbler. These guys worked this old Tom with skill. Then the shot came.
This tough old bird took off, and then another shot was fired. This caused the bird to go swimming. The final water shot put down the cagey Tom for good.