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Old 11-28-2008, 06:34 PM
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My husband, aka daddy, taught me to shoot and to hunt.

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woe woe woe woe UR DAD IS UR HUSBAND?????????????????????????????!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !
No I just call him that. My mom was only 15 when I was born. I don't know who my biological father is and my mom says she doesn't know either. I call my husband daddy, because he's a bit older than I am.

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Old 11-28-2008, 07:53 PM
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jeez man u honestly thought her dad was her husband???
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Old 11-29-2008, 03:23 AM
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well she said her daddy ididng know
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Old 11-30-2008, 09:05 AM
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I ran over a squirrel with my truck and the need to kill overwhelmed me.
LMAO...that was good!
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Old 06-18-2022, 01:34 PM
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Well, I honestly believe its not safe for under 16-18 to be hunting out in the wild
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Old 06-27-2022, 03:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Alex34
Well, I honestly believe its not safe for under 16-18 to be hunting out in the wild
You are so wrong it is incredible!!!! Perhaps you were not ready but there are plenty of kids that a parent or parents or some other mentor took the time to teach them and allowed the child to accompany them when they were 5 or 6 on occasions until they were 12, they were taught to shoot at a young age and taught safety rules and it was instilled into them that safety are rules and not suggestions. I accompanied my day and walked his trap line with my dad starting when I was in 1st grade several times a year, I would sit and listen to conversation about hunting between my dad and uncles and I was shooting a BB gun well enough in the 1st grade that I was the official English sparrow and starling remover around the barn and chicken houses. I grew up to become a Game Warden and I have many friends with similar history. Every kid is different, some are not ready at 12 and many are if they were prepared before the time came to join the ranks.

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Old 06-28-2022, 08:30 AM
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my dad was not much into hunting, but he loved watching hunting pheasants with bird dogs,
and occasionally squirrels
I was along on trips since I was maybe 6-7 years old

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Old 06-28-2022, 10:19 AM
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Like many others, I started with a BB/pellet gun at maybe 8 or 9 years old and moved up to 22s and shotguns. I was told that any gun I misused would be taken away permanently which obviously made an impression. I think the correct age to start depends on the individual. Some people are responsible at an early age and others will never be responsible.
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Old 06-26-2023, 03:43 AM
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I started hunting when I was a teenager. My father took me out into the woods and taught me how to use a rifle, identify game tracks, spot wildlife, and practice safety while hunting. He also taught me about conservation methods such as only taking what you need from nature for sustenance and respecting all living things in their natural habitat. Over time I gained more experience by going on guided hunts with experienced hunters who could teach me even more techniques for becoming an efficient hunter.
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