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Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... #6003836 10/31/15 11:09 PM
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9-12-15

Had a pair buzz in a minute after legal and land out of range. Five minutes later they had all they could stand and had to check out the decoys. Not a good move on their part. Saw a couple of larger and smaller flocks high overhead. The only other birds that came close enough to shoot was another pair that came from behind around a mesquite tree to the left. Could not react fast enough to get a shot off. Shot a dove a bit later.

The sunrise...



Whipple picking up a bird...





Paxton picking up a bird...








Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6003837 10/31/15 11:09 PM
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This Caracara was checking things out...



Paxton waiting for action...



Whipple being a fool after the hunt...





Paxton strutting around...



The birds...





Result of a leaky boot...


Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6004645 11/01/15 04:49 PM
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Looks like I need to carry my dove mojo out next time. Well done.

Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6005173 11/01/15 10:57 PM
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9-13-15

This was not the quick teal hunt that I had wanted. There was absolutely nothing flying at all. Turned into a dove hunt pretty fast.

My entertainment of the morning...



Whipple waiting for some action...



Empty strap this morning...



Caracara was back taking things in...






Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6005174 11/01/15 10:58 PM
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Paxton doing some work...







Whipple bringing back a bird...



Got a little something on her nose...



The girls with the birds...


Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6005547 11/02/15 01:56 AM
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Always enjoy your pictures Foosh. You inspired me to get back into it myself. My new camera will be here this week.

Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6005772 11/02/15 03:55 AM
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I love the pictures too and always open with anticipation.

Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6006094 11/02/15 02:23 PM
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Great pictures. Looks like a nice slough you've got there.

Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6006139 11/02/15 02:45 PM
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no boat pictures?

once again, let down my Foosh's picture thread clap


Attention rickym, this is not a troll post, just a good hearted fun type of post
Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6023952 11/11/15 10:12 PM
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9-19-15

Had a lone bird show up on the water a couple minutes after legal. Couldn't be sure if it was a duck or not until it quacked. It jumped and got taken out. Had a flock of twelve plus fly behind a few minutes later but they weren't interested. About 15 minutes later the same flock was seen moving around again. Saw another larger flock high off in the distance. With no ducks giving us any looks I started hunting dove. Right after shooting the first dove, I noticed a lone teal on the far end of the water. It could feel my disgust and immediately jumped and flew off. About 40 minutes later as I was watching some dove about 10 teal come crashing into the decoys to my right. We ended up dropping 8 of them. We couldn't reload fast enough as one circled us two times and flew off. Shot the second dove after finishing off a cripple to the right.

These guys were getting after it...





First bird of the morning...



Paxton with a dove...



Whipple waiting for her turn...



Whipple with a dove...



The dove of the morning...


Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6023954 11/11/15 10:13 PM
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Paxton with a teal that tried to hide in some vegetation...



Paxton on a retrieve...



Whipple bringing a bird back...



Whipple with another...



Paxton with another...



The girls cleaning up...





Paxton with the last retrieve...


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This guy was curious what all the ruckus was about...



The birds that rode together...



The girls with the birds...



Combating the leaky boot...



Saw these guys on the way out...




Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6024004 11/11/15 10:40 PM
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Love the white feather traces!


Originally Posted By: Fooshman

This guy was curious what all the ruckus was about...






Another great shot! So cool that you can see iridescence on the wing.

Re: Early Teal Season 2015 - 2016 (my pictures from the season)... [Re: Fooshman] #6036416 11/18/15 09:12 AM
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9-20-15

Went out this morning hoping some of the birds that we saw the day before would show up. Well, they stood me up. Turned into a quick little dove shoot. Did have a heron dang near land on a mojo.

Whipple waiting on some action...



Paxton chasing down a cripple...





Paxton with the bird...



Whipple doing work...



The girls picking up birds...



Paxton with another...



Whipple with another...



The birds...



Saw these guys when leaving...


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