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Game Birds of North America
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Game Birds of North America

Game birds are species hunted for sport or food. Many belong to the order Galliformes, heavy-bodied, ground-feeding birds that resemble domestic fowl. Hunters also go after wild ducks and geese as game.

Domestic fowl include the chickens, turkeys, and other poultry raised for meat and eggs. Gobble, gobble!

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