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Offline BowEd

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Doe with the .54
« on: January 11, 2023, 04:56:12 am »
Well it's better late than never this season.Last year was a breeze.This year it's been tough getting a shot with the self bow.The deer just were'nt there.My small hunting area butts up to others' hunting areas.
A few days ago I got my sights on this nice 150 pound doe just before closing of the season.
Good hit.Bled well.Easy trail to follow.Only went around 70 to 80 yards.
She should yield around a 12 square foot brain tanned hide.
« Last Edit: January 11, 2023, 05:10:02 am by BowEd »
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Offline Pappy

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2023, 07:44:26 am »
Nice job Ed, Very nice doe. Better late than never as they say. Way to hang in there.  ;)
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Offline osage outlaw

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2023, 09:49:39 am »
Great shot placement.   I bet that was an easy trail to follow.
I started out with nothin' and I still got most of it left

Offline Pat B

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2023, 10:33:32 am »
Great way to squeeze one out at the end of the season, Ed.   :-M   :OK
Make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes!    Pat Brennan  Brevard, NC

Offline Little John

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2023, 11:14:27 pm »
 Good shot and nice rifle, I would like to have one,
May all of your moments afield with bow in hand please and satisfy you.            G. Fred Asbell

Offline Lost Oki

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2023, 02:27:41 pm »
Congratulations.  Gotta love the .54

Offline mullet

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Re: Doe with the .54
« Reply #6 on: February 05, 2023, 07:48:36 pm »
Congratulations, Ed! It was a tough one for me, also. Got a doe with the .47 cal muzzleloader the start of the season, stuck a little spike at Pappy's that we could not find and didn't see a single deer the rest of the season.
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