All well around here. It always gets slow about this time of year but picks back up shortly. Not much happening on the hunting scene around here. I am taking the kiddos on a bunny hunt this weekend so we'll see how that goes. It usually ends like a range session for the kids. They love shooting the 22 mag. at the various plastic bottles I always happen to have in the back pack. We may go to the gun club this weekend as well and let them empty a few mags in the handguns.
The local DNR was out saving this nice buck from certain death. Seeing as the water was to deep for the deer to touch bottom, and he couldn't get back up on the ice.
The deer survived to be seen at someones feeder later in the winter.
One of the best ways to scout your hunting area is to look for signs that mature animals leave behind. Wallows, scrapes, rubs and areas littered with tracks are great evidence that game are using your area. But why not look for the single piece of evidence that you are hunting for when fall rolls around anyway... antlers. Game animals in the family cervidae shed their antlers annually. Why not use these unique souvenirs as a way of helping you fill your tag next fall?
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