REALTREE.COM – I don’t like out-of-the-ordinary stuff when duck hunting. You can keep strange occurrences and goofy shot opportunities. Meanwhile, I’ll stay quite happy with standard decoying or crossing mallards, bluebills or other ducks.
But if you’ve spent enough time in the marsh, you know that things can get weird. I’m not talking about hybrid ducks, of which I’ve seen a few, or even odd-looking birds, like those with missing toes or odd coloration. No, sometimes, chance, special circumstances and even stupidity unite to create campfire-story-worthy events. A quick trip through my 39-year-old waterfowl hunting journal reveals a few. [Read More]