The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Hide > The Hunt

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old January 15, 2006, 02:16 PM   #1
Jack O'Conner
Senior Member
Join Date: July 11, 2005
Location: Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Posts: 1,616
Thorold's deer Facts & Photos

These amazing deer originate from Tibet. Also known as the white lipped deer. Currently classified as vulernable with estimated population of 100,000.

Their antlers commonly reach 4 feet in length. These deer remind me of Asian sika deer. Adult males weigh in at 275-300 lbs. As with many animals (and human females), their hair color changes tone with the seasons.

Trophy hunting for Thorold's deer is unknown to me. But an outfitter that books hunts for Marco Polo sheep might be helpful.
Jack O'Conner is offline  
Old January 15, 2006, 06:24 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: November 6, 2001
Location: west texas
Posts: 772
It kinda looks like a cow. Especially the first picture.

Well, without the antlers, anyways.


stinger is offline  
Old January 15, 2006, 06:57 PM   #3
Join Date: December 13, 2005
Posts: 82
looks like photo shop to me
bodab is offline  
Old February 4, 2006, 12:19 AM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: November 16, 2004
Location: NE Indiana
Posts: 460
Great Animal

I think you could have a thread of nothing but your collection.
The weak, and those unwilling to make the struggle, soon resign their liberties for the protection of powerful men or paid armies; they begin by being protected, they end by being subjected. Louis L'Amour
beenthere is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:25 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2015 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.09719 seconds with 7 queries