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Old February 28, 2012, 12:27 AM   #1
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Favorite animal to hunt?

What is your favorite animal to hunt and why?
Mine is turkey followed by coyote.
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Old February 28, 2012, 12:54 AM   #2
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Hogs, squirrel, coyotes then deer. Really love to hunt them all.
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Old February 28, 2012, 02:07 AM   #3
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I'd have to go with hogs, birds, then deer.
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Old February 28, 2012, 05:36 AM   #4
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Hogs and coyotes are my favorite, and other Varmints as needed. Game animals are to expensive.
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Old February 28, 2012, 06:46 AM   #5
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Hogs and squirrels.
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Old February 28, 2012, 06:51 AM   #6
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Any small game as that's all I hunt anymore; squirrel, rabbit, pheasant, quail....but even still I do more fishing than huntin'.
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Old February 28, 2012, 07:00 AM   #7
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I guess that whitetail bucks come first. Calling coyotes is second. I don't call prairie-dogging "hunting", but they're good and beneficial target practice.
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Old February 28, 2012, 07:10 AM   #8
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Deer and quail. Hogs are fun to shoot but I hate them, they're vermin same with yotes. Then its dolphin, grouper, snapper, wahoo, BSB and the occasional stickfish.
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Old February 28, 2012, 08:22 AM   #9
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White tail deer, table fair & sport
Hogs & songdogs just like to kill um.
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Old February 28, 2012, 08:38 AM   #10
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The one animal I hunt most often is the whitetail deer. However, that doesn't make it my favorite. My favorite would be duck. I like the rush when the shooting action gets hot and heavy.
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Deer are amazing creatures....so please don't burn the sauteed onions and I'll pass on the steak sauce, thank you.
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Old February 28, 2012, 08:47 AM   #11
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Prairie chickens and sharptailed grouse. My reason is complicated but I'll give it a shot. These two grouse are reminders to me of a gamebird that is totally tied to the prairie, not pheasants nor hungarian partridge. If you plow up the prairie and only leave small patches of it they will be gone, replaced by partridge and pheasants. On the other hand these grouse have found that man's crops are well worth using and will use harvested grainfields to feed in. It's a pretty handy arrangement. So if there is plenty of moderately grazed prairie with a patchwork of crops here and there there will be grouse. Not to mention I like eating them.

Even at my age I get all excited before a grouse hunt, can't sleep. At the end of the day if we have a few birds I can't wait for dinner. Last fall I was telling my son while breasting out some birds, "Ya gotta handle them with care." We did and ate good that night

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Old February 28, 2012, 08:49 AM   #12
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Dove, limit out, wearing shorts and a T shirt, sitting on a tailgate with a cooler in between you and a friend...why? What else can you hunt like that?
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Old February 28, 2012, 10:15 AM   #13
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Elk first and foremost. Then whitetails. I'll hunt just about anything but those are my favorites.
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Old February 28, 2012, 11:20 AM   #14
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My 2 favorite are elk and waterfowl, please don't make me choose between them
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Old February 28, 2012, 11:29 AM   #15
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Well, I'd say, pheasant but they all moves to SD. Then Coyote and squirrel.
Hunting Pheasant behind a good pointer is sheer poetry. Shooting those stinky coyotes at 50+ yards is satisfying and spending a cool morning in the Hickories is spiritually rewarding. ....

However, I think I'll have to try this one out and for the same reasons.
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Dove, limit out, wearing shorts and a T shirt, sitting on a tailgate with a cooler in between you and a friend...why? What else can you hunt like that?

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Old February 28, 2012, 12:34 PM   #16
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Upland birds (quail, grouse, pheasants), geese (never ducks yuck!), elk, coyotes, pigs, deer. I like shooting ground squirrels, but I would not call it hunting.
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Old February 28, 2012, 01:06 PM   #17
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In the west , jackalope, in the east ,naugha. Both fairly rare and both very difficult to get.
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Old February 28, 2012, 01:20 PM   #18
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Anything that involves hunting with my Dad. Usually white tails but recently has been black bear and planning an elk hunt for next year.
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Old February 28, 2012, 01:45 PM   #19
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Pheasant, coyote and deer. All in that order of priorities.

One of these days I'm going to make it down to TX and help them rid themselves of a few hogs...
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Old February 28, 2012, 03:01 PM   #20
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Ya, I got a jackalope tag once... payed $1,000 ju st to find out that the season was over.
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Old February 28, 2012, 03:39 PM   #21
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every time I go Jackalope hunting all I ever get is the does, them bucks must be real sneaky!
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Old February 28, 2012, 07:59 PM   #22
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I love whitetail hunting followed by antelope and then turkey.
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Old February 28, 2012, 09:52 PM   #23
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Rifle whitetail hunting followed by pheasants (which no longer live in Wisconsin).....
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Old February 28, 2012, 09:54 PM   #24
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Old February 28, 2012, 09:56 PM   #25
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Doves in September
Deer in November

Always with good friends and cold beer (at the end of the day).
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