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Snakes on a Deer Stand

Old 01-02-2013, 12:58 PM
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What would you do??? LOL!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9Pt8YxH0fI
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:21 PM
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Cry like a little girl. I hate snakes
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:34 PM
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...I never built a permanent tree stand.
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:54 PM
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Appears he built this stand tailor made for snakes and other critters with that dead space in the roof. Lucky he did not also have a nest of hornets up there!
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Old 01-02-2013, 01:55 PM
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Yeah i would of let the snake keep the stand and moved on lol i hate snakes
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Old 01-02-2013, 02:11 PM
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awesome video at least it was a black snake
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Old 01-02-2013, 02:19 PM
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I've killed plenty that get in our box stands...

My weapon of choice is my Ruger Mark-II...
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Old 01-02-2013, 05:43 PM
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Just two black rat snakes finding a cozy quiet place to make love. I'm not in the least bit afraid of snakes, but if one of those would have fallen on me in a stand while still dark, I may would have to check my pants. I sat on a copperhead a couple years ago while turkey hunting. That was an unpleasant surprise that fotunately had a happy ending.
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Old 01-03-2013, 05:13 AM
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Good for him for letting it live, I would have done it verbatim.
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Old 01-03-2013, 06:51 AM
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I never had a snake in my tree stand, but earlier this year during early muzzleloader season I had a black snake curled around the bottom of the tree that I had my climber set up on. I just dumped some water out of my water bottle on top of him to get rid of him.
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