texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Targarien, RLhunter, EarthWormG, mt rick, JoeyD
68240 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 106,473
bill oxner 81,280
stxranchman 57,305
SnakeWrangler 57,006
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
Gravytrain 42,080
BMD 41,172
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics600,226
Posts11,261,237
Members83,240
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
What do y'all think about this guy? #8089134 12/14/20 06:24 PM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
Got some trail cam pics of him recently, had never seen him before. He is a 6pt, forks and dog catchers.
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089137 12/14/20 06:30 PM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 7,247
H
hook_n_line Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
H
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 7,247
Wouldn't, this year.


Sometimes it's hard being me! But somebody has to do it.
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089156 12/14/20 06:52 PM
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 375
J
jcneef Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
J
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 375
id give him a pass

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089164 12/14/20 06:59 PM
Joined: Oct 2013
Posts: 1,794
Ol Thumper Online Content
Pro Tracker
Online Content
Pro Tracker
Joined: Oct 2013
Posts: 1,794
I’m not normally one to say let him go but I am now, he’s still got milk on his lips. Those are the ones that turn into freaks given some age.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089242 12/14/20 08:06 PM
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 3,031
K
kdkane1971 Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
K
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 3,031
Cull buck. He's at least 2.5. I'd arrow him.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089248 12/14/20 08:09 PM
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 13,053
Q
QuitShootinYoungBucks Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Q
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 13,053
He's 2.5, IMO. If you have plenty of other 2.5s that are better, take him. If not, then pass.


[Linked Image]

https://web.archive.org/web/20170223065011/http:/www.rrdvegas.com/silencer-cleaning.html
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: QuitShootinYoungBucks] #8089251 12/14/20 08:15 PM
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 6,189
M
Mr. T. Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
M
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 6,189
Originally Posted by QuitShootinYoungBucks
He's 2.5, IMO. If you have plenty of other 2.5s that are better, take him. If not, then pass.


Cabin rental in Pagosa Springs, Co.
Sleeps 10, If interested please PM me.
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: Mr. T.] #8089264 12/14/20 08:25 PM
Joined: Aug 2016
Posts: 5,768
H
Herbie Hancock Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
H
Joined: Aug 2016
Posts: 5,768
Originally Posted by Mr. T.
Originally Posted by QuitShootinYoungBucks
He's 2.5, IMO. If you have plenty of other 2.5s that are better, take him. If not, then pass.



It takes beer to make thirst worthwhile - J. Fred Schmidt
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: Herbie Hancock] #8089317 12/14/20 09:10 PM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,888
F
freerange Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
F
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,888
Originally Posted by Herbie Hancock
Originally Posted by Mr. T.
Originally Posted by QuitShootinYoungBucks
He's 2.5, IMO. If you have plenty of other 2.5s that are better, take him. If not, then pass.



I guess he could be 3 but the above would still apply.


Keep your gratitude higher than your expectations. RWH
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089335 12/14/20 09:26 PM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 35
H
Hookem79 Offline
Light Foot
Offline
Light Foot
H
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 35
Cull back and would take him out for sure.


"Everything is possible for he who believes." Mark 9:23
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089352 12/14/20 09:40 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 18,806
P
Pitchfork Predator Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
P
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 18,806
He looks like he’d make great eating......


Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089406 12/14/20 10:22 PM
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 2,720
S
sbushee Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
S
Joined: Jul 2015
Posts: 2,720
Cull buck if you’re concerned about quality. If you’re not, that’s fine too.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089451 12/14/20 11:06 PM
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 13,503
D
don k Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
D
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 13,503
You got to do what you got to do. Personally I would hope someone would shoot him. He is not helping the herd. If you don't maybe a neighbor will do it.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089488 12/14/20 11:36 PM
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 6,762
D
DQ Kid Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
D
Joined: Feb 2012
Posts: 6,762
To me, looks like another year needed to definitively class as a 4yo cull but it's your place and your call to make..

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089559 12/15/20 12:22 AM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
This will show our decision. Had a solid callus on each knee.
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089565 12/15/20 12:26 AM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,888
F
freerange Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
F
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 2,888
Well heck, if we had known he was the shooter the answer would of been easy. Great!!!


Keep your gratitude higher than your expectations. RWH
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089571 12/15/20 12:28 AM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
Debating how old I think he is. Was 145 lbs on the hoof 120 dressed. Hocks were stained and he stunk. Teeth show some wear but nothing monumental, but most of our deer don’t show a lot. I’m planning to send the teeth in to be aged.


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089574 12/15/20 12:30 AM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
I wish he was the shooter but it will be a few more years for him probably. He did have a fun sit with dad though.


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089582 12/15/20 12:34 AM
Joined: Mar 2019
Posts: 8,842
T
TCM3 Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
T
Joined: Mar 2019
Posts: 8,842
Originally Posted by redchevy
This will show our decision. Had a solid callus on each knee.
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]

clap


[Linked Image] R-TX texas
Issues
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8089927 12/15/20 04:51 AM
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 1,587
B
Big_Ag Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
B
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 1,587
I think he’s a middle age buck. At least 3, maybe rutted down 4.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8090028 12/15/20 12:36 PM
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 13,503
D
don k Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
D
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 13,503
I think you made the right decision. I personally don't think he would have ever made a really good Buck no matter how many more years.

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8090133 12/15/20 02:20 PM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
I shot him as a big 6. We have more than enough deer so don't see the point of saving him. I'm really perplexed on his age. I don't think he is 2. He shows similar tooth wear to our 5-6 year old bucks we have history with and have sent teeth off to have aged, but he is about 50 pounds shy on weight to blend in with that age group. We have shot some deer that were old as the hills old but they showed substantially more wear than this guy. He doesn't seem to fit in with any of our norms.


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8090212 12/15/20 03:00 PM
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 10,797
S
S.A. hunter Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 10,797
Good deal redchevy. Little red looks like he had a good time. up

Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: S.A. hunter] #8090221 12/15/20 03:03 PM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
R
redchevy Online Content OP
THF Celebrity
OP Online Content
THF Celebrity
R
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 35,582
Originally Posted by S.A. hunter
Good deal redchevy. Little red looks like he had a good time. up


He was stoked! Made me very happy. We had a great sit, he told me to watch out my windows and he would watch out his and to let him know if I saw something and he would do the same... and then he said quit looking out my window lol


It's hell eatin em live
Re: What do y'all think about this guy? [Re: redchevy] #8090468 12/15/20 05:10 PM
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 5,621
I
ILUVBIGBUCKS Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
I
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 5,621
I think he was a rutted down 4 year old and you made the exact right call unless you don't have better 4 year olds than that!


High fence, low fence, no fence, it really doesn't matter as long as you're hunting!
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3