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#5712469 - 04/22/15 09:24 PM Latest date to see a buck still hard horned
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Anyone ever seen a buck hard horned into the month of May?

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#5712486 - 04/22/15 09:35 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Yes one time.
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#5712962 - 04/23/15 09:52 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: stxranchman]
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ive seen one hard horned into july.. im assuming he had something going on hormonally that kept him from shedding that season

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#5713246 - 04/23/15 12:49 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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I saw one last week - little guy

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#5713792 - 04/23/15 06:53 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Yep. Late April and May.
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#5714593 - 04/24/15 09:53 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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A buddy of mine told me he had a "big 8 and big 10" in his yard once in late April, but he's proned to lying so I just figured he was.

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#5715792 - 04/25/15 09:17 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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April for me while hunting those ground buzzards

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#5717870 - 04/27/15 07:15 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Several years ago we would always go down to Choke Canyon State Park for vacations. We went with my church youth group in the fall and saw a real wide 6pt with no brows in the middle of November that was still in velvet. Later the next year we went back on summer vacation in June and we saw the same deer but in hard antler while his buddies either had no antlers or nubs.
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#5719623 - 04/28/15 08:09 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Saw two hard horned a few years back on April 22. There were 3 deer running at a distance and the last 2 were horned bucks. I assumed that the lead deer was also a buck that had already dropped his horns and this was a bachelor group. Surely it was not a doe that the two bucks were pursuing????
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#5721612 - 04/29/15 10:35 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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I've heard of fawns coming into cycle and being bred in March in Dimmit county. That's the latest I'd ever heard of any reproductive activity.

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#5723455 - 04/30/15 09:54 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Saw one with one antler on the opening weekend of April turkey season one year.
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#5723844 - 04/30/15 01:24 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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I have seen them in late March/early April while turkey hunting.

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#5732527 - 05/06/15 09:42 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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May in Webb / Dimmit County 40 years ago...

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#5733057 - 05/07/15 10:26 AM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Originally Posted By: JMalin
I've heard of fawns coming into cycle and being bred in March in Dimmit county. That's the latest I'd ever heard of any reproductive activity.


I believe we have deer bread into February nearly every year in Duval Co. We didn't observe real rutting sign until first or second week of January this year.
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#5733328 - 05/07/15 01:44 PM Re: Latest date to see a buck still hard horned [Re: JMalin]
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Deer bread?

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