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#6517587 - 10/29/16 05:51 PM Nowhitetail
Dodge_Rock Offline
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Registered: 09/18/08
Posts: 627
Where's his tail?
I was so wrapped up in getting the shot I didn't realize it was missing until editing.
He's at 200yds in the first pic and another 50 as he clears the top wire.
Maybe he'll show back up next Saturday morning.




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#6517615 - 10/29/16 06:07 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Registered: 07/13/11
Posts: 2674
Loc: Lansing, TX
He may be thinking they don't know what species I am so I will be safe with this nice rack.

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#6517628 - 10/29/16 06:14 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Maybe lost it early on to a coyote?
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#6517928 - 10/29/16 11:08 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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He doesn't want to alert others

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#6517948 - 10/29/16 11:24 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Registered: 05/14/09
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Loc: Denton/Argyle
Bet he lost it to a coyote as a fawn. Cool pick and nice buck.
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#6518015 - 10/30/16 05:23 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: dkershen]
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Registered: 08/27/08
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Originally Posted By: dkershen
Bet he lost it to a coyote as a fawn. Cool pick and nice buck.

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#6518038 - 10/30/16 06:24 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Beauty

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#6518045 - 10/30/16 06:43 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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I see a stub (sorry Stub grin) But in the end, you will probably mount the other end so..... grin
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#6518059 - 10/30/16 07:09 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Nice looking buck, indeed. His left rear leg looks a bit odd. As has been suggested, he may have had a close encounter with a predator at a very young age.

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#6518080 - 10/30/16 07:48 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
Pintail711 Offline
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Registered: 09/18/16
Posts: 210
Loc: Longview, TX
predator or a fence prolly got him

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#6518083 - 10/30/16 07:53 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
Creekrunner Offline
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Great looking buck and excellent photos.
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#6518191 - 10/30/16 09:42 AM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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Loc: Saginaw,Texas
Cheap got it up
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#6566667 - 11/30/16 09:48 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
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He came back on opening morning just like I'd hoped. Found him in the tall grass just a few hundred yards from the original photo spot. Tail was just a stub, still have no idea if he was born w/o or lost it to predator. Made for a nice euro mount and some tasty tenderloin and backstrap steaks!



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#6566671 - 11/30/16 09:52 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
WesTexHunter75 Offline
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Registered: 10/31/11
Posts: 411
Loc: Midland, tx
Nice deer congrats! Have a close up pic of the tail area? We have a doe that's missing about 2/3 of her left ear. We were thinking that is was from a predator.


Edited by WesTexHunter75 (11/30/16 09:53 PM)

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#6566701 - 11/30/16 10:16 PM Re: Nowhitetail [Re: Dodge_Rock]
AdvTX Offline
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Loc: Dallas / Rolling Plains
Outstanding buck! What county?
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