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#6968500 - 11/21/17 05:06 PM Shoot or wait?!
Coogs2013 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/21/13
Posts: 25
This guy has been coming around pretty regular he looks like he meets AR but it seems close on some other picture. Is this guy a shooter or wait another year. Iíll be hunting on my brothers property and this one of the nicer bucks he has seen on his place.


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#6968507 - 11/21/17 05:09 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
rickym Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 5705
Loc: texas
Id say hes legal. Assuming thats a 12" cage hes wide enough
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#6968508 - 11/21/17 05:09 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
chrswr Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 12/31/15
Posts: 101
Loc: Leander, TX
rifle deer2


Edited by chrswr (11/21/17 05:11 PM)

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#6968530 - 11/21/17 05:26 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
PMK Online   content
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Registered: 09/10/12
Posts: 7157
Loc: Central TX (Gtown/Austin)
yep, I agree about him being legal ... how big of a property are you hunting and what location around the state?
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#6968569 - 11/21/17 05:51 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
Coogs2013 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/21/13
Posts: 25
Itís near buffalo and itís little over 120 acres

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#6968578 - 11/21/17 05:54 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
jtprocaddie Offline
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Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 1084
Loc: Houston, Texas
Legal to shoot. If it is one of the nicer bucks he has seen that is a tough choice.. he could be a beast in 2 years. But I don't think anyone would giv eyou crap for making the decision to make a legal and ethical kill.

So what you feel is best and keep on doing what you do.
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#6968583 - 11/21/17 05:58 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
PMK Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/10/12
Posts: 7157
Loc: Central TX (Gtown/Austin)
also how big are the surrounding places? I hate to have the mentality of shoot it or someone else will ... but it might be the only legal buck you see if there is a LOT of hunting pressures around you.
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#6968585 - 11/21/17 05:58 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
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Registered: 01/25/13
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Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
He's legal. up
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#6968594 - 11/21/17 06:05 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
Coogs2013 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/21/13
Posts: 25
Hunting pressure is pretty heavy around there so I do hate to have the mentality of if I donít shoot it the neighbor will but then again if I shoot it then Iím that neighbor

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#6968602 - 11/21/17 06:08 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
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Loc: Only the Shadow Knows
Put him on the wall and in the freezer... up
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#6968639 - 11/21/17 06:35 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
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Registered: 06/11/15
Posts: 4853
No question, shoot him..

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#6968687 - 11/21/17 06:57 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
Wilhunt Online   content
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 07/26/13
Posts: 3641
Loc: New Braunfels, San Saba county
Go for it, he is a shooter.

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#6969018 - 11/21/17 10:31 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
Jimbo Offline
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Registered: 08/30/04
Posts: 4955
Loc: The last LF ranch in S. Texas
Legal deer, but all the "trophy hunters" will tell you to give him another year.

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#6969021 - 11/21/17 10:34 PM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
chital_shikari Offline
Minor in training

Registered: 08/03/11
Posts: 12526
Shoot

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#6969184 - 11/22/17 07:21 AM Re: Shoot or wait?! [Re: Coogs2013]
Hoosier Texan Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 11/21/11
Posts: 114
Loc: Justin, TX
He has at least a 15 inch spread and is a very nice mature buck. I would have no problem taking him if he showed up.

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