Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Huntin24, rgrx1276, Martin Pazdera, roshraj, rwilmeth
61998 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 81833
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44191
BOBO the Clown 42272
BMD 40617
bill oxner 38679
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34380
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31250
facebook
Forum Stats
61998 Members
46 Forums
430208 Topics
5930646 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6562052 - 11/28/16 10:29 AM funky deer i shot a while back
txhunter1010 Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 11/22/10
Posts: 3902
So I came across this set or antlers the other day.. It is a buck I shot probably 20 plus years ago .. When he came out we knew it was a buck but wasn't quite sure what was going on with his rack.. He also only had 3 legs.. ( so we thought).. so I shot him... When we get to him his right side front leg is curled up like in the position he would lay down... But it was locked in place.. strange.. At the time the game warden lived on the same road as our lease so we stopped by to show him.. he said he had seen a leg like that before years ago.. What had happened he said was the deer had probably broke it and or his shoulder and laid down long enough it fused back together in that position... Also was probably the cause of his rack growing crazy...

THE pic doesn't show how tall it is but each side was about 10 inches tall...



Top
#6562063 - 11/28/16 10:34 AM Re: funky deer i shot a while back [Re: txhunter1010]
Stub Online   happy
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/27/05
Posts: 15481
Loc: Dallas 2 Jacksboro
Yep funky and needed to go, nice up
_________________________
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees. - Emiliano Zapata -

flag texas








Top
#6562070 - 11/28/16 10:37 AM Re: funky deer i shot a while back [Re: txhunter1010]
Creekrunner Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/19/12
Posts: 8628
Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell
Cool rack. 'Like a red stag crown on that one side. I think we have a similar one on our lease, but he's young and walking just fine.
_________________________
...and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. Gen. 1:28

Top
#6562129 - 11/28/16 11:04 AM Re: funky deer i shot a while back [Re: Stub]
dogcatcher Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 81833
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
Originally Posted By: Stub
Yep funky and needed to go, nice up
_________________________
Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
"Illegitimus non carborundum est"

_______ Old style calls for today's outdoorsman_________

Top
#6562143 - 11/28/16 11:10 AM Re: funky deer i shot a while back [Re: txhunter1010]
txmudder Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 03/25/10
Posts: 2113
Loc: Irving, Texas USA
I shot a buck almost identical to that one years ago in Llano. Funny thing is, he really did only have three legs. I put a picture up in the camp house that said the Legendary Three Legged Deer. I will see if I can find the picture or take a picture of the horns.

Top



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