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Went Deer Hunting and all I got was this lousy hog #8078006 12/06/20 04:35 AM
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As the title says, I was out this afternoon trying to get a legal buck to wander by my feeder and the only thing that showed up was this big (200-220 lb) boar. I was watching a few squirrels feasting on the corn that had recently been scattered by the spinner plate when they scattered. I watched one run about 50 yds non-stop and wondered what got him so upset. When I looked back at the feeder a huge lone boar was making his approach the the area. While getting my rifle set up on the window sill, my sling swivel made a little tinkling sound that what was almost imperceptible, except to the boar. He froze and i could tell by his body language that he wasn't going to hang around long, so I got on him and as he was making an exit from the area, he paused once for a second too long. A single Nosler Accubond 125 gr from a Tac 30 made him lay down for a nap.

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Re: Went Deer Hunting and all I got was this lousy hog [Re: Chopperdrvr] #8078214 12/06/20 02:23 PM
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Re: Went Deer Hunting and all I got was this lousy hog [Re: Chopperdrvr] #8078274 12/06/20 03:20 PM
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I'm in the same boat. I've hunted more this year than most and hogs are all I see. I've killed 5 with only one under 200 lbs. I see lots of deer but nothing that is of age and size I want to take. They are fun to shoot but work to drag off.


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Re: Went Deer Hunting and all I got was this lousy hog [Re: Chopperdrvr] #8078432 12/06/20 05:36 PM
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Nicely done and good sized boar.

Re: Went Deer Hunting and all I got was this lousy hog [Re: Chopperdrvr] #8078437 12/06/20 05:40 PM
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At least you have something to show for your effort.
Nice hog!


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