By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

21 Facts About Turkey That Will Help You Sound Intelligent At Thanksgiving Dinner.

#8. Turkeys know their terrain -- In fact, the turkey can learn the details of an area over 1,000 acres wide.

#9. Sesame Street's Big Bird costume is made of turkey feathers.

#10. The turkey was a sacred bird in ancient Mexican cultures.

#11. Individual turkeys have unique voices, and it's how they recognize one another.

#12. A wild turkey’s gobble can be heard up to one mile away -- yes, it's really that loud.

Female turkeys don't actually gobble.

#13. Turkeys are intelligent and sensitive, and they are also very affectionate to one another.

#14. Wild turkeys sleep in trees, not on the ground.

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