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Old 10-29-2007, 02:24 PM
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Got my first buck Saturday! 7 point Whitetail 115lbs dressed.

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Old 10-29-2007, 02:39 PM
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Nice deer. looks like a perfect shot too. Congrats and enjoy the moment.
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Old 10-29-2007, 04:45 PM
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Great job congrats
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Old 10-29-2007, 05:13 PM
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Congrats on a nice buck!
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Old 10-29-2007, 06:23 PM
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Congrats!!! He has some good genes to have that rack. Nice!
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Old 10-29-2007, 06:37 PM
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congrats on he first uck i hope toget my first this year
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Old 11-19-2007, 07:35 AM
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I got my second buck of the year last Saturday about an hour into opening rifle season. He had a huge body so I thought he would be a 6 point. I guess he was only a 4 point because his brow tines were kind of small. He dressed out at 123lbs though so he’s still the biggest deer I’ve got so far. I would have passed him up if I was on one of our clubs leases but this was on a local friends land. It’s not a very big property and there are a lot of hunters around so someone would have taken him anyway. I do feel good about the shot though, right through the heart! He took a couple of big leaps then fell over. There was a LOT of blood on the ground. This is only the third deer I’ve harvested in my life. I think I’m getting to where I can relax a little better now. I put a lot of pressure on myself to get my first buck and it caused me to miss a lot of shots. Well this weekend I was able to breathe correctly and squeeze the trigger and not pull it like I have been doing in the past. I feel like now I can focus on getting better trophies. I think from now on I am going to harvest does for meat and pass on any buck smaller then an 8.
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