Does no one else hunt Blacktail? Cause this forum is DEAD!!!
I went out scouting the other day saw 4 deer total 2 of them bucks! The weird thing was he was blowing and grunting as if he was in the rut!?!?!
Ive been out elk hunting all week and have seen quite a few good looking bucks, I have also seen quite a few other hunters out there. Not too many out on foot which is a good thing for me. The weather here has been pretty bad the last week so hopefully it will clear up a little for the weekend, that way theyll come out a little more.
If you want to properly preserve velvet antlers, you will have to inject & brush them with formaldehyde or some of the new less toxic chemicals (4 in 1 solution works great as does Knobloch's antler in velvet tan) as its easier to use however, both will work.
First, using rubber gloves take a razor blade and make small incisions at the tips of all points about 1/8". Next hang the antlers upside down, allowing the blood to drain. Starting at the bases inject the solution into the...