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Janis Putelis

Janis Putelis

Janis Putelis is the Director and Executive Producer of the Netflix Original series MeatEater and co-host of The MeatEater Podcast. Before joining MeatEater in 2012, Putelis spent over a decade guiding hunting and fishing trips in Colorado, Arizona, and Mexico and three years in a professional kitchen.

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Video: Coyote Attacks Hunter's Wounded Turkey

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Video: Coyote Attacks Hunter's Wounded Turkey

Earlier this week, I was turkey hunting with my wife in Montana when something unusual happened. After I called in a Merriam's gobbler and shot it, a coyote ran in and tried to steal the bird. Here's a video of the attempted heist in progress.
Mid-Day Toms and Common Mistakes: An Interview with Turkey Legend Guy Zuck

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Mid-Day Toms and Common Mistakes: An Interview with Turkey Legend Guy Zuck

Guy Zuck talks turkey, literally—and he doesn’t need a call to sound better than your most practiced reed. Guy competed in voice calling competitions in his youth, placing second in the World Voice Calling Championship in 1991. When he puts a reed in his mouth, he somehow sounds even more like a...