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#6878362 - 09/04/17 06:39 PM To all the Dove experts
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 10300
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Opening weekend was hit and miss, sounds like mostly miss. Is the season over or will this cold front tomorrow bring some fresh faces to shoot at??

Kinda weird so far.
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#6878371 - 09/04/17 06:46 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Bird Dog

Registered: 12/08/09
Posts: 426
Loc: graham,tx
We hunted between Stamford and Haskell and had easy limits both days, I had a limit Sunday before they started flying good. I guess it just depends on where you were.

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#6878441 - 09/04/17 07:50 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Extreme Tracker

Registered: 06/30/08
Posts: 4771
Loc: Mesquite, Tx
I was in Aspermont and it sucked.

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#6878483 - 09/04/17 08:29 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
topwater13 Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 10/22/10
Posts: 1041
Loc: Wise County
Olney wasn't very good after Friday morning. Hopefully some northern birds will come down soon.

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#6878485 - 09/04/17 08:30 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
pervis Offline
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Registered: 09/26/14
Posts: 667
I'm between Haskell and Stamford and it's the slowest it's been in 3 yrs. It's never been like this. We 're getting birds but not like normal by any means.

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#6878488 - 09/04/17 08:33 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
Greekangler Offline
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Registered: 09/05/04
Posts: 1655
Loc: North Tejas
Originally Posted By: Buzzsaw
Opening weekend was hit and miss, sounds like mostly miss. Is the season over or will this cold front tomorrow bring some fresh faces to shoot at??

Kinda weird so far.


Yup hunted Near possum kingdom opening day- was decent not great. Seems like spots closer to cities this year have been Key. Hunted last night and today in Collin County 35 miles from home and smoked them pretty good. Mainly whitewing and Eurasians. About 15% morning Dove- obviously City birds.
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#6878601 - 09/04/17 10:00 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
rickym Online   content
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Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 5471
Loc: texas
Saw plenty of birds around us. Just either 60 yards up or to far away.
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#6878703 - 09/05/17 06:27 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
BigAL33 Offline


Registered: 07/24/09
Posts: 1604
Loc: Sugar Land, TX
I hunting on opening morning in Sabinal. It was very slow. There were no white wings which is hard to believe.
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#6878814 - 09/05/17 08:42 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: huntingbig8]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 10300
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Originally Posted By: huntingbig8
We hunted between Stamford and Haskell and had easy limits both days, I had a limit Sunday before they started flying good. I guess it just depends on where you were.


baited field???

Just kidding, you just had all the birds loving your mojo's
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#6878825 - 09/05/17 08:53 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
Trones Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/26/16
Posts: 2
We were just east of Haskell by a mile or two. Had a decent morning opener. Nowhere near normal for the area. We heard a group shooting non-stop for a couple of hours. I guess we just missed'em. No whitewings for three days which was strange.

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#6878946 - 09/05/17 10:51 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
triggerbowtx Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 12/01/09
Posts: 165
I hunted just west of Stamford on opening morning. The morning hunt was better than expected. 3 or 4 guys with limits. That afternoon was pretty slow.

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#6878991 - 09/05/17 11:35 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
HoldPoint Offline


Registered: 07/06/09
Posts: 2087
Loc: Plano, TX
hunted near coleman - very spotty

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#6879005 - 09/05/17 11:46 AM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
Dalroo Offline
Tracker

Registered: 08/03/16
Posts: 611
Loc: The Heart of Texas
Southern Brown County - very few birds flying. We didn't even bother going out Saturday evening. Only heard a couple of shots all that evening.
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#6879063 - 09/05/17 12:44 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
reeltexan Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 2661
Loc: Ovilla - TEXAS
Some of my best dove hunts are in October. That's when the big charcoal colored birds show up from points north.
Most of the time it's just me and the dog.
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#6879119 - 09/05/17 01:37 PM Re: To all the Dove experts [Re: Buzzsaw]
zaptorque Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/31/16
Posts: 9
Hunted just south of OH Ivie Reservoir (45mi east of San Angelo) and it was pretty decent. Close to limits for all hunters.

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