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South Texas Success #8135352 01/19/21 07:54 PM
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Well this last weekend was definitely one to remember. Not only did my son turn 14 and get to make his first trip to south Texas, he was able to score his first deer. He has hunted with me on smaller ranches closer to Abilene for the last several years but has never had the chance to pull the trigger . He shot this cull/management 8 on the last day (evening hunt) of the season. About an hour before he shot his I was able to connect with my management 9. He is now hooked and wants to head south every year from now on.

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Re: South Texas Success [Re: ijohnston] #8135359 01/19/21 07:56 PM
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Re: South Texas Success [Re: ijohnston] #8135379 01/19/21 08:05 PM
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Great pics, congrats to you both! cheers


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Nicely done by your and your son, congratulations.

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Congrats!

He get a little peck from the scope?


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Re: South Texas Success [Re: ijohnston] #8135519 01/19/21 09:44 PM
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Congrat's to both of you on some great bucks!
It's something special about hunting in that south tx. brush country!

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Great. Congrats. Hopefully he can be "hooked" without heading south. Nothing wrong with S TX, for sure, but he can be hooked anywhere in our great State.


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Good job, Boys! up

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Congrats!

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life is good! congrats to both of you


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Congrats! cheers


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Nothing beats that feeling. Great job to both.


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Congrats to both of you!

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Congratulations to you both!!

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Congratulations to both of you! Nice bucks.


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Great pics, congrats to you both! cheers

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Nice!


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Congrats, my wife fell in love with stx this year as well.



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