You made the right call. Now if he'd had a gut wound or arrow sticking out of his neck, something that was going to eventually be fatal or cause him a lot of issues, I'd have shot him and I'm sure you would have as well.
2013 Hoyt Spyder 30 (29", 66#)
29.5" Easton Hexx 400
100 Gr. Ulmer's Edge
2010 200 Point Club (230")
2012 Largest shed contest winner
Did they attempt a neck shot?
The Deer Alarm...an interesting article on re-examining how deer "think" and react.
Site based on spreading experiences and knowledge that any hunter can learn from....not too mention I try to have as many giveaways as I can afford!
If he's eating and scent checking does, his senses are fine and he should make it. Good luck going for him next year!
Bear Charge 62#/29"
Deer fur finger tab
Trophy Ridge Punisher 3-pin sight
Whisker Biscuit rest
LimbSaver Bow String Decelerator
Saunders Hyper Glide
Easton Raider Carbon Arrows
100gr G5 Montec