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Aoudad Den. #7814274 04/21/20 08:05 PM
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There's 13 of them inside this small cave. Bottom two pic's are at the west end of the mountain.

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Yes! A Weatherby does kill them deader.
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That's pretty cool. They're a fascinating species.

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That is so cool!


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where's Curly Bill??

On your wall rifle

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Very cool thanks for sharing

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Looks like they found them a good home!

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I can't help but wonder why they are hanging out in a little cave when there's no weather threat present. Could something have frightened them? They are such free-ranging, rock-climbing beasties that I would think they could easily escape any threat by "going vertical!"

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You need to teach your flock social distancing. smile

Great pictures as usual. Thanks.


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Originally Posted by mikei
I can't help but wonder why they are hanging out in a little cave when there's no weather threat present. Could something have frightened them? They are such free-ranging, rock-climbing beasties that I would think they could easily escape any threat by "going vertical!"


They get back in the caves when it's hot, it was 93 when I took those pictures.


Yes! A Weatherby does kill them deader.
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Originally Posted by SingleShot85
where's Curly Bill??

On your wall rifle


Nobody get's shot on this ranch. Curly Bill and the boys are about a mile away hiding in a high basin.


Yes! A Weatherby does kill them deader.
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Very cool! up


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Great pics!!!

Thanks for posting those!!


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Great pics!!!

Thanks for posting those!!

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Great photos!!! They do love the rocks...
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Originally Posted by TEXASLEFTY
Great pics!!!

Thanks for posting those!!


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Great, thanks for posting.


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Cool pics!

Spotted these guys at a ranch we frequent in Del Rio. Its amazing the cliff faces they will climb up and down.

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Great photos of some of the coolest critters in the state.

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You did it again. cheers


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Congratulations again!

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Love that country!

Nice flock you have there. up


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The caves look a lot like Caprock cave around Lubbock, Slayton, and Post area. Part of the old Sea bed from years ago. Great pictures with your camera, Thanks cheers


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