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i found a new love

Old 05-29-2007, 06:53 PM
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i just went red squirrel hunting for the first time, because my friend came up to my camp and i figured it would be good shooting practice, and now im addicted to it! i never thought it would be so much fun, and such a challenge to shoot squirrels, but theyre so hrd to find, but i learned they are almost always in pine trees.

heres my first two, the third was a little too gruesome, i shot it in the head witha .22 hollow point, so i figure id save the sour stomachs( i have shot others in my backyard, but that was with a pellet gun or a bow, this was the first time ever actually hunting for them.)


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Old 05-30-2007, 07:45 AM
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COOL CONGRATS
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Old 05-30-2007, 10:39 PM
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I usually go quite a bit. Use it both as food and as scouting for deer to an extent.


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Old 05-31-2007, 04:54 PM
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I'm not big on eating them personally, but my wife is and my lab just loves them. You're right, squirrel hunting is quite addictive, spot and stalk is my favorite method.
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Old 06-03-2007, 12:12 AM
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Nice Shootin!
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Old 06-05-2007, 07:59 AM
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^You ride sport quads Tikka? I ride a Honda 400ex.

Anyways Ihaven't been squirrel hunting yet, but I got a nice headshot on one with my .177 in the backyard a week or so ago.
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