My #1 didn't make it

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  1. NY Bowhunter

    NY Bowhunter Grizzled Veteran

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    Went shed hunting and found this.
     

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    Man, that's a bag of suck..
     
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    Sorry for your loss.
     
  4. Fix

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    Its Cuomo's fault
     
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    My #1 bucks never make it. That's why I gave up having #1 bucks. It's always such a disappointment.

    Now there is just a pool of deer that I will shoot if and when they get close enough.
     
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    Actually it did make it back to you, it just went off n ahead



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    Man that sucks nice buck for sure. Hope you get a big one like that this next season
     
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    Bummer! At least you know, and you can make a nice euro mount if you wanted.
     
  10. NY Bowhunter

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    Yeah that's what I usually do too, but I wanted an encounter with this dude. Oh well.
     
  11. NY Bowhunter

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    Hahahah probably
     
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    Probably hard to tell if it was hit by a car, shot by a hunter or just died of old age. Any idea?
     
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    That's an unfortunate end to him. I wonder if a possible injury that might of caused is left side to grow funky could of been his demise. A very very cool buck to say the least.
     
  14. NY Bowhunter

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    Not really sure. Tough to tell. Ribs weren't broken. I'll try to find a trail cam pic of him. He was an old dude.
     
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    Nice...you still got the head and rack...you still beat the SOB.
     
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    Dang. That’s a cool looking deer. I’m sure he spread his seed
     
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    Not the way you wanna find them for sure! hopefully, his genetics passed on because he has a unique rack for sure!!
     
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    grommel Die Hard Bowhunter

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    Ah man, thats a great buck, sorry to see and hear it!
     
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    huge bummer. hope a replacement shows up for you early this summer.
     
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    Man that sucks.
     

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