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Thoughts on age #7999534 10/05/20 11:36 PM
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Having a debate on the age of this buck. I say 5 1/2 What do the experts think? Deer is in Val Verde County. [img]http://[/img] [Linked Image]

Thanks Chris

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #7999556 10/05/20 11:50 PM
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No roman nose, no stains on tarsel glands. 2-3

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Another view [Linked Image]

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #7999888 10/06/20 11:02 AM
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From those 2 pics..I would agree with you 5.5 yr old guess. More pics and that might change.


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Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #7999992 10/06/20 12:33 PM
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Looks 4 in one pic and 5 in the other to me


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Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8000005 10/06/20 12:43 PM
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Evidently, I am terrible at aging. What am I missing?

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8000092 10/06/20 02:16 PM
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Lord knows I'm no pro and I would defer to STX, but from those picks I don't see anything that makes me think 5 YO. He looks young to me.


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Getting old sucks.

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8000103 10/06/20 02:20 PM
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Deer in that last pic is 3.


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Re: Thoughts on age [Re: snake oil] #8000245 10/06/20 04:17 PM
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Originally Posted by snake oil
Deer in that last pic is 3.

I think he has a much deeper chest then that pic is showing do to his head being down.
I'd like to see some more pictures of him standing with his head up.


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Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ILUVBIGBUCKS] #8000328 10/06/20 05:46 PM
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Unfortunately these are the only 2 pics we have of his whole body. Normally he stays on the outside of the camera view. We have many pictures of partial head.

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Originally Posted by snake oil
Deer in that last pic is 3.

Same deer

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4.5 to 5.5 ... in my eyes,


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Originally Posted by stxranchman
From those 2 pics..I would agree with you 5.5 yr old guess. More pics and that might change.


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Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8000732 10/06/20 11:48 PM
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Looks 5 to me. I’d kill him. I don’t think he’ll ever be that great. He’s a little deer.

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8000957 10/07/20 03:10 AM
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Thanks guys I appreciate the input.

Re: Thoughts on age [Re: ccrock] #8001213 10/07/20 01:08 PM
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4.5 max imho, lettem walk another year.

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