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Trap missed - too many pigs? #7814400 04/21/20 10:12 PM
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Checked the trap today. Most of the corn gone. Trap was tripped. No pigs. Combine that info with what the UPS delivery guy just said - he saw probably 40 small pigs on the road in an area near the trap. Could the trap been so full of pigs that the door couldn’t close? If so, could they all have gotten out? Seems unlikely, but...

I’ve shot 4 in the last week. It seems I am NOT getting ahead of the game.

Also worth mention...the UPS guy said he ran over one the other day. We asked if it hurt his truck. Naw, he said, I aim at the hogs. It’s not MY truck. It seems that we are all in this together.


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Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: 603Country] #7814412 04/21/20 10:23 PM
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Originally Posted by 603Country
I’ve shot 4 in the last week. It seems I am NOT getting ahead of the game.


'Shot 5 this morning and I feel the same way, but..."We shall NEVER surrender!"


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Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: 603Country] #7814474 04/21/20 11:18 PM
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Mine was tripped yesterday. Still plenty of corn....I am thinking a coon is my guilty party. Might be time to bring out the small trap and cat food.

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Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: 603Country] #7814484 04/21/20 11:26 PM
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COONS Masked Bandits!


Just like Jesus, sometimes you gotta kill some hogs.
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Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: RattlesnakeDan] #7814952 04/22/20 11:41 AM
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Originally Posted by RattlesnakeDan
COONS Masked Bandits!


Most likely unless your trap only has 4x4 or smaller openings.

Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: HWY72] #7814975 04/22/20 12:13 PM
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Originally Posted by HWY72
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COONS Masked Bandits!


Most likely unless your trap only has 4x4 or smaller openings.


I’ve had them get out of 4”x4” square wire (all sides) box traps before. This one was stuck in trap over 8 hours and he somehow squished through the side when I pulled up running traps that morning. I wouldn’t believe you if you told me had I not seen it in person.
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Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: 603Country] #7819524 04/26/20 01:28 AM
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Yep they are tearing me up fixing to take care of there rear ends for sure !!

Re: Trap missed - too many pigs? [Re: 603Country] #7819681 04/26/20 05:15 AM
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Our neighbors put a trap on our east fence line. We were at our tank about 40 yards away, heard all kinds of racket and s big so was raising the gate on the trap. Let the other ones out.


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