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Old August 11, 2005, 03:00 AM   #1
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Finally Killed A BEAR!!

It was one of the greatest experiences i have ever had and i wasnt even looking for one. I went target practicing way out in the middle of no where and on the way home i found the biggest black bear i have ever seen. With only my 454 Casull and corbon penetrators i followed the bear( very short distance) took one shot with my casull a perfect vital shot took off like a rocket...did a little tracking and not a 100 yards from the shot was my bear!

i now know my 454 is capable...and ill have a nice rug/mantel excited thought i would share it with the firing line

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Old August 11, 2005, 08:23 AM   #2
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Where was he hit ? What range? Photos ? ...Good work !!
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Old August 11, 2005, 08:38 AM   #3
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Wow! Well done!

+1 on the picture request.

Sounds like the .454 Casull worked well for you.
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Old August 11, 2005, 12:18 PM   #4
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Luck does have a lot to do with hunting success, but skill to follow up on lucky opportunities must be earned - glad you wer up to it.
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Old August 11, 2005, 01:23 PM   #5
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like the website yore. great picture of the lion at bay and nice looking hounds.
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Old August 11, 2005, 06:26 PM   #6
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MMMM..Bear steaks!

You are going to eat it aren't you?????
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Old August 11, 2005, 10:44 PM   #7
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yeah, what do you do with all that meat? I have alwas asked myself this.
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Old August 13, 2005, 04:03 PM   #8
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Of course eat the meat...its really good...especially if they have been eating up rose hips and berries. We took it down to the taxidermy...and it appears we have our self a good size inland Grizzly...because of the colors we thought it was a big black bear...still legal in the area we shot it..i made sure to take those precautions any way just to be safe..

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Old October 16, 2005, 05:25 PM   #9
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good job!!!!!!! i took my first bear this year to i didnt think at 14 i would take my first bear.

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Old October 17, 2005, 05:34 PM   #10
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I hear bear is really good tasting, but I dunno if I could eat it...I mean, it's a member of the Canine family (i.e. related to DOGS)...
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Old October 17, 2005, 08:22 PM   #11
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Sorry there Scrap5000, . . . but if my old biology teacher didn't lie to me, . . . Bruno the bear is far closer related to Porky Pig than to any Fido.

Genetically he is darn near a first cousin.

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