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#6407988 - 08/14/16 05:06 PM Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season......
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Apparently a family of owls.






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#6407992 - 08/14/16 05:10 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Need to secure the windows and door. I bet that smelt like sh^*.

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#6407997 - 08/14/16 05:12 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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All too familiar with that find. After the mess they make, you may want to just burn it down and rebuild. Those are some nasty, smelly birds. #dead rodents, #hair balls, #bird poop

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#6407999 - 08/14/16 05:16 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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If they smell half as nasty as they look I would burn it down!

Fugly looking creatures. Beautiful when they grow up though!

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#6408000 - 08/14/16 05:17 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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This is a fellow lease members blind and my two suggestions were: 1. Burn it down, and 2. Call the turtle man, then burn it down.

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#6408008 - 08/14/16 05:21 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Go with option 2. As nasty as owls are, those young ones will eat many mice and rats for you over the years.

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#6408028 - 08/14/16 05:30 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Sure will mess up your hunting plans.

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#6408034 - 08/14/16 05:34 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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At least their parents are good providers.

Abandon ship. Put up a cheap (tight) alternate in the same area until he can rebuild.
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#6408048 - 08/14/16 05:50 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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They have plenty of food.
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#6408077 - 08/14/16 06:07 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: Fooshman]
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Originally Posted By: Fooshman
They have plenty of food.


It would not be advisable to be a field mouse in that part of the pasture right now. I have to think that owl is picking off mice at the feeder it overlooks. Win/win for them.

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#6408101 - 08/14/16 06:20 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Yep
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#6408105 - 08/14/16 06:22 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Flashback; I remember helping a buddy outside Cotulla clean Owl destroyed blinds on the property he bought, nasty.
But I love those varmit and pest eating owls up


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#6408285 - 08/14/16 08:26 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Not good. Have fun with that cleanup!

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#6408286 - 08/14/16 08:29 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
corkys son Offline
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You'll never get the smell out. Let the owls live, build a better blind that can be sealed.

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#6408297 - 08/14/16 08:33 PM Re: Things you find in the blind when you check them in the off season...... [Re: rexmitchell]
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Good grief those things are ugly!!!!

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