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Old 08-13-2009, 05:31 AM
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i'd take 'em. looks like i good sized buck with a good rack... beauty is in the eye of the beholder and if that buck is a beaut to you then go right ahead and drop him!
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Old 08-13-2009, 08:44 AM
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Let him walk. He looks a bit smaller than your one on the wall. Next year you can stick him hopefully and you'll better your biggest. Isn't that what its all about. If you feel safe about no one else taking him, let him grow.
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Old 08-13-2009, 09:34 AM
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humana humana humana......i would put a bullet/arrow right threw both of his lungs but its ur call.....nice buck
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Old 08-13-2009, 09:58 AM
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he's thru !
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Old 08-14-2009, 03:01 PM
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Originally Posted by bow tek
I'm in love with this 3 yr old.


...we practice good qdm.
What buck age class are you managing for? If you are managing for 3 1/2 then take him. If it will make you happy then take him. If you are going to look at his mount for the rest of your life and wonder what he would have looked like next year, then don't take him.
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Old 08-15-2009, 03:36 PM
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I would take the shot . It's a larger racked buck than any that I have ever had in my sights .
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Old 08-16-2009, 05:29 PM
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He'd be goin' down here.
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Old 08-17-2009, 08:14 AM
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Ithink you should make the call if there are bigger bucks in the area and this deer stands a chance of making it to the next season on your property then let him roam for a nother year and you will love him more next year. If he is the best deer you are seeing and this is your only spot to go then stick him.
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Old 08-17-2009, 04:37 PM
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seriously? smoke him and then wonder. if you don't somebody else will.
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