Hogs I have dragged into the woods are usually torn open by the 2nd or 3rd night and gone within 5 or 6, except for one that got frozen under a layer of sleet that lasted longer. By "dragged into the woods," I mean that we drag them just into the tree line to get them out of the basic scenery.
"If you look through your scope and see your shoe, aim higher." -- said to me by my 11 year old daughter before going out for hogs 8/13/2011
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