Buck ID

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  1. chieffan

    chieffan Weekend Warrior

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    Other than the obvious, what is the best and quickest way to identify a buck from a doe right after they shed and prior to the nubs growing out?
     
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    Sota Legendary Woodsman

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    The size and body shape, especially after a buck turns 2.
     
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    Siman/OH Legendary Woodsman

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    Body shape is a give away.

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    Shocker99 Grizzled Veteran

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    Same way I identify a button buck when his nubs aren't so obvious. They have a football shaped face and head compared to a doe which is more slender and long. Also body can indicate


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  5. chieffan

    chieffan Weekend Warrior

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    Thanks much for the info. Waiting for them to shed. A few have but others haven't.
     

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