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Age these 2 Bucks #5262493 08/20/14 12:55 AM
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Re: Age these 2 Bucks [Re: Chuck Cox] #5268574 08/23/14 09:13 PM
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Nobody has a guess?


Re: Age these 2 Bucks [Re: Chuck Cox] #5268624 08/23/14 10:02 PM
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I'm going to say 3...3.5 by November. Honestly it's tough from those photos. No visible sign of a paunch on either animal in those photos, flat backs, neck to brisket looks distinct. I'd like to see a head on shot of the brisket and a skylit profile of the head. Curiously it looks like the darker deer already has leaking tarsal glands. The lighter/redder buck's legs look proportional but the darker buck looks like he's still a bit lanky. Aging summer deer is tough. The rut will reveal all on these two.

Re: Age these 2 Bucks [Re: Chuck Cox] #5268715 08/23/14 11:20 PM
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Lighter deer looks 3-3.5 and darker deer looks 4+ to me.

Re: Age these 2 Bucks [Re: Chuck Cox] #5268809 08/24/14 01:04 AM
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3-4 yr old on the buck loosing his summer coat and is darker on those pics. 5 yr old on the other buck based on those pics. Nice bucks up


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