Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
king001, kcrawford7, Victoria Johnson, FlyingGunRunner, callemdown
63070 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 84355
stxranchman 52093
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44320
BOBO the Clown 43043
bill oxner 42731
BMD 40628
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 35003
SnakeWrangler 31651
facebook
Forum Stats
63070 Members
46 Forums
443441 Topics
6108811 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5509227 - 12/30/14 05:51 PM Touched my first live wild deer today
postoak Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2903
Loc: The Woodlands, Tx
I'm driving to the rifle range to make sure I'm zeroed for my hunting trip this weekend when I pass a doe down on the side of the road with a guy stopped alongside of it with his pickup truck. I swung around to give him a hand lifting it into the truck because East Texas deer can be pretty heavy and this guy looked to be almost a senior citizen.

So he says he appreciates the help. I notice he's got a strap running from front legs to back legs with both sets of legs firmly tied together, so start to reach down when I notice the deer is breathing! I said "Hey, its breathing!" and he said he was just trying to move the deer to a safer place, hoping it would recover. I thought "Good luck with that!" but about that time the doe opened an eye and I noticed it had only been hit in the head and bled very little. So, who knows, it might make it. Anyway, as we lifted the doe, she started squirming, so she's got a chance.

I didn't tell the guy where I was headed and why.
_________________________

Top
#5509241 - 12/30/14 05:57 PM Re: Touched my first live wild deer today [Re: postoak]
shane87 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 03/04/08
Posts: 428
Loc: Collin county texas
Good luck if that guy runs into a Game Warden. Im pretty sure that it would frowned upon lol
_________________________
Looking for North Texas land or homes on acreage? Contact me.
Shane Ballard, Realtor
www.ShaneBallard.com

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide