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#6473619 - 09/29/16 11:35 AM Non-toxic Dove Loads?
TatersNMeat Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/06/16
Posts: 17
Another question about NWR hunts. Down in Refugio County dove hunting is allowed. But no shot other than non-toxic is allowed! I can't seem to find any non-toxic #7 1/2 or #8. Any recommendations?


#6473666 - 09/29/16 11:59 AM Re: Non-toxic Dove Loads? [Re: TatersNMeat]
Palehorse Offline
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Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 4614
Loc: Surfside Beach, TX
I use Federal steel in #7's or #6's. They work just fine. You won't notice you're not shooting lead.
“He grouped his last five shots right in the center of the bull’s-eye. Then I showed him my technique of scattering shots randomly around the target because, as I explained, you never know which way the deer might jump just as you pull the trigger.”

#6474005 - 09/29/16 04:13 PM Re: Non-toxic Dove Loads? [Re: TatersNMeat]
TatersNMeat Offline
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Registered: 09/06/16
Posts: 17
Thanks Palehorse. I'll give them a try.


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