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puddlers and divers #5413654 11/11/14 08:28 PM
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whats more fun to shoot?

puddle ducks are fun to shoot when they are cupped up and coming in, but lets be honest, not a challenge for a shooter.

I say divers are more fun to hunt, those fast little rascals are a blast. They are screaming through the decoys and you never know what kind of shot your going to get. Sometimes you get the station #4 shot that requires a heck of a lead, sometimes is a station #8 that just pure instinct.

Divers up


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Puddlers up


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Well we ought to hunt together then, would give both of us something to do. I pass on the divers, except for cans, but choose the puddlers hands down. Just like watching them work, cupped, feet down for me.

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I like puddlers better. I guess it's more about the bird than the shot to me. I also find more satisfaction in watching them come in cupped just like you wanted or how you planned.

But as wfhunter said below... I will not pass on whackin divers either

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They are all fun to shoot! We prefer puddle, but we will shoot the heck out of diver if that is the flavor of the day.

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Originally Posted By: garrett
whats more fun to shoot?

puddle ducks are fun to shoot when they are cupped up and coming in, but lets be honest, not a challenge for a shooter.

I say divers are more fun to hunt, those fast little rascals are a blast. They are screaming through the decoys and you never know what kind of shot your going to get. Sometimes you get the station #4 shot that requires a heck of a lead, sometimes is a station #8 that just pure instinct.

Divers up


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I agree that watching puddlers work is way better, but shooting divers is a blast


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whats more fun to shoot?

puddle ducks are fun to shoot when they are cupped up and coming in, but lets be honest, not a challenge for a shooter.

I say divers are more fun to hunt, those fast little rascals are a blast. They are screaming through the decoys and you never know what kind of shot your going to get. Sometimes you get the station #4 shot that requires a heck of a lead, sometimes is a station #8 that just pure instinct.

Divers up


Don't shoot much teal, eh?


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I like shooting those funny looking diver geese


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Puddle are more fun to call and work.

Divers are [almost] more fun to shoot.

They're all fun to watch fall!

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Divers suck to clean....Puddle ducks for the win Alex (or G).


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Bof.

I love watching red heads and cans come crashing in with not a care in the world.

I love shooting puddlers because the constant circling and unpredictability makes me want to shoot everyone one of them in the face.

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Originally Posted By: Judd
Divers suck to clean....Puddle ducks for the win Alex (or G).



Ringers and blue bills yes.

Redheads and cans are fine.

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Originally Posted By: garrett
whats more fun to shoot?

puddle ducks are fun to shoot when they are cupped up and coming in, but lets be honest, not a challenge for a shooter.

I say divers are more fun to hunt, those fast little rascals are a blast. They are screaming through the decoys and you never know what kind of shot your going to get. Sometimes you get the station #4 shot that requires a heck of a lead, sometimes is a station #8 that just pure instinct.

Divers up


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Originally Posted By: Gdogg
Bof.

I love watching red heads and cans come crashing in with not a care in the world.

I love shooting puddlers because the constant circling and unpredictability makes me want to shoot everyone one of them in the face.



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Originally Posted By: Gdogg
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Divers suck to clean....Puddle ducks for the win Alex (or G).



Ringers and blue bills yes.

Redheads and cans are fine.


No, I had it right....all divers suck to clean and there ain't a duck out there worth plucking.


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Originally Posted By: Judd
Divers suck to clean....Puddle ducks for the win Alex (or G).


like I actually clean em, Judy


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Originally Posted By: Judd
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Divers suck to clean....Puddle ducks for the win Alex (or G).



Ringers and blue bills yes.

Redheads and cans are fine.


No, I had it right....all divers suck to clean and there ain't a duck out there worth plucking.


Shooting some divers might relieve all this built up anger. grin

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I'd choot a can over anything, meh on redheads, blah on scaupisaurus and tank turds. But, if it's getting late morning and things are slow I have no problem taking whatever wants to play.

I'm a relative duck snob.


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Mallards I leave the trash ducks for the kids.


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I pretty much just pass on ringers and spoonies..

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Originally Posted By: ducknbass
Mallards I leave the trash ducks for the kids.


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your a mallard snob because you learned it from Judd clap

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I pretty much just pass on ringers and spoonies..


why pass on spoonies, they are puddle ducks just like mallards, and they work like a champ...if you like wings cupped and feet down they are great for that

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I don't like the way their tongue hangs out their mouth when you ring their neck.

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I do not pass on spoonies..

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