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Old December 5, 2006, 03:39 PM   #1
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Hey Art, Two buck pics from my property!

The first one my brother shot.
The second one, I watched in my crosshairs. I passed on him thinking he had great potiental for next year.

PS. Using my new Nikon.
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Old December 5, 2006, 07:14 PM   #2
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I'd had to shot the one you passed on. I don't get to see many like that but now and then. Nice deer....
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Old December 5, 2006, 11:56 PM   #3
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Good pictures, Capp. Smart choice letting the buck grow as he should be very nice next year.
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Old December 6, 2006, 09:09 AM   #4
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I hope it was a good choice.
If he stays on our place (1200 ac.) he is safe, but the next ranch over fires a shot about every day.
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Old December 6, 2006, 10:16 AM   #5
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Wow, those are nice - I'd be hard-pressed to let that one go - but like you say, if he can survive to next year, he should be a bruiser.
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Old December 6, 2006, 08:57 PM   #6
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Really nice! The one you passed on looks like a nice young buck. He oughta be a worthwhile shooter, next year. He'll most likely have heavier beams, and they'll be a bit darker. Depending on rain and suchlike, maybe wider and a couple more points.

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Old December 6, 2006, 10:44 PM   #7
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Old December 9, 2006, 03:12 PM   #8
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Great pics capp! Especially with the change in the weather pattern. Looks like we'll have a wet spring, and that should really put on some mass next year. BTW, any word yet on the openings on your place? Send me a PM.

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