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Old 07-19-2011, 06:13 AM
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I know at least 4.5 ..take your best guess last year he was a 6x5...year before 5x4 this year??? maybe 7x6???
never saw him last year during daylight even on gamecam...this year lots of pics/video in daylight......hopin I get a shot with the new inline crossbow from Hickory creek


lotsa time for growing more bone..he was a 6x5 last year (he gets a sticker on his left g3 every year..look close you can see it here)
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Old 07-19-2011, 10:01 AM
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If you say you know hes that old then I guess he is but he sure doesn"t look to be at least 4.5. He has a pot belly that comes with 3.5 yr old but no sway in his back and a very thin chest. He also has alot of muscle seperation like a young deer generally does. If I seen him for the 1st time without any of your info I'd have said 3.5 tops.
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Old 07-19-2011, 03:50 PM
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this deer looks very young...i would say 2-3yrs.
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Old 07-19-2011, 05:35 PM
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Originally Posted by mortalcare View Post
this deer looks very young...i would say 2-3yrs.
your kidding or your blind
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Old 07-19-2011, 08:27 PM
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He is a little strange looking. A little saggy back and belly, but he doesn't have the neck/shoulder/brisket an older buck should have. It may just be that he is relaxed, I would guess 3 1/2 or 4.
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Old 07-19-2011, 09:50 PM
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3.5 is my guess. Look at how young his face and neck make him look.
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Old 07-20-2011, 02:41 AM
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Originally Posted by THEMAKKER13 View Post
3.5 is my guess. Look at how young his face and neck make him look.
didn't know the face meant anything as to age?
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Old 07-20-2011, 08:16 PM
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2.5-3.5 tops
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Old 07-20-2011, 08:22 PM
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Originally Posted by jlaper3 View Post
2.5-3.5 tops
so by that thinking 2 years ago when I saw him he was a .5-1.5 5x4????????
and last year he was a 6x5....with several gamecam pics and I saw him when hunting with bow (way to far away for shot) that would make him a 1.5-2.5 6x5??

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Old 07-20-2011, 08:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Thunderchicken217 View Post
If you say you know hes that old then I guess he is but he sure doesn"t look to be at least 4.5. He has a pot belly that comes with 3.5 yr old but no sway in his back and a very thin chest. He also has alot of muscle seperation like a young deer generally does. If I seen him for the 1st time without any of your info I'd have said 3.5 tops.


no sway in back?
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