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Wide or Tall #8024046 10/26/20 01:39 PM
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Okay, I know the short answer to this question would be to take the more mature buck. So...If these two bucks ever present themselves to me in daylight, and I have to choose which one...which should I pick. The 10 pointer is wider,...and I believe older. However, the 9 pointer is much taller. I am not sure which deer would score better. I am on a low fence property, so both are potential shooters. What do yall think? Age, and which would score better....which would you choose. Thanks in advance.


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Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8024068 10/26/20 01:54 PM
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Both would score very similar I think and if it were me I'd kill the 10 and let the 9 walk another year.


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Re: Wide or Tall [Re: ILUVBIGBUCKS] #8024172 10/26/20 02:58 PM
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Hmm, you may be right...just not sure about which one is older

Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8025394 10/27/20 12:17 PM
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Re: Wide or Tall [Re: ILUVBIGBUCKS] #8029155 10/29/20 05:48 PM
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Anybody else have any input on this? Which would be a more admirable kill?

Re: Wide or Tall [Re: ILUVBIGBUCKS] #8029156 10/29/20 05:50 PM
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Originally Posted by ILUVBIGBUCKS
Both would score very similar I think and if it were me I'd kill the 10 and let the 9 walk another year.

Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8029167 10/29/20 06:01 PM
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The 10 but honestly I’d give them both another year.

Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8029177 10/29/20 06:11 PM
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If you were not going to shoulder mount him, shoot the one you like the LEAST, so the other will breed more AND you can hunt him next year

Re: Wide or Tall [Re: ctonsmitty] #8029194 10/29/20 06:24 PM
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Originally Posted by ctonsmitty
If you were not going to shoulder mount him, shoot the one you like the LEAST, so the other will breed more AND you can hunt him next year


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Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8029239 10/29/20 06:46 PM
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Neither.


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Re: Wide or Tall [Re: Jmjames1921] #8029245 10/29/20 06:50 PM
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Since on LF property and neither may make it thru this season I would take the 10....

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