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Old 02-16-2005, 01:21 AM
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what should i do about ticks on my deer. i want to tan the hide. should i comb them out in the field, wait till i skin it or what?
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Old 02-16-2005, 01:29 AM
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Bring it to North Dakota for a week. There won't be any ticks left. I have not seen one since early October.
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Old 02-16-2005, 02:40 PM
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Yea in Northern Michigan we never have a problem with them during deer hunting season.. Come this fall and turkey season, thats a different story.. Depending on the waether!!
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Old 02-16-2005, 04:22 PM
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I shot a doe on the second day of archery in VT this year that I picked 3 off of, I just let her hang in a cooled basement for 24 hours and I didn't find anymore.
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Old 02-16-2005, 04:27 PM
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up in rutlage vt. where we got our camp we never have a tick problem unless u r on the powerlines then watch out what part of vermont u hunt rick james?

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