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SNIPE! #7743691 02/12/20 03:53 AM
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On my way to East Texas for several days to hunt other stuff on some public and private before the last seasons closed, Dave met up with me to hunt Snipe on my first two mornings. Rainy and cold, but turned out just right for all the walking. Birds were concentrated to a small area due to all the water, but not holding for dog or man and flushing far. We adapted and overcame.

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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7743699 02/12/20 04:15 AM
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Great pictures, John! It’s good to see you out there doing what you love. I’m glad you got past that scary stuff a few years back!

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Awesome pics.... up


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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7743802 02/12/20 01:23 PM
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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7744084 02/12/20 06:41 PM
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up cheers


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Nice job, they are challenging birds to hunt up here.
Ours are pretty much congregated along creeks with cattle and as a result taste terrible, the dog wouldn't even eat one.
How do those marshy birds taste?

Re: SNIPE! [Re: Wytex] #7744225 02/12/20 09:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Wytex
How do those marshy birds taste?

IMO a lot like dove, but a bit more tender.


Re: SNIPE! [Re: LarryCopper] #7744314 02/12/20 11:04 PM
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Originally Posted by LarryCopper
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How do those marshy birds taste?

IMO a lot like dove, but a bit more tender.

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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7747188 02/16/20 01:00 AM
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Great hunt, I like how your dog is smiling in the photo . Forrest

Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7747234 02/16/20 02:00 AM
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cheers coolpics The area that you were hunting looked a lot like Richland Chamber wildlife area. Would that be correct?

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Originally Posted by pop r
cheers coolpics The area that you were hunting looked a lot like Richland Chamber wildlife area. Would that be correct?


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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7755143 02/24/20 05:09 PM
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I've seen one snipe pointed that held for the flush in 50 years of quail hunting.


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Re: SNIPE! [Re: Sniper John] #7757108 02/26/20 07:16 PM
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I shot my first ones this year , excellent table fare . I’ve been missing out

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nice work men.

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