i'm new to the boards so this topic may have been discussed before. I was wonderin if there was anyplace in kansa or surrounding area that held prarie dogs that the average person was able to hunt. Thanks in advance.
Not sure if you are willing to travel for them, north of you. Nebraska, Valentine area especially, ranchers are pretty decent about letting you on to hunt them. Just ask at local coffee hole there and someone will point in you right direction. Also a bit farther north in South Dakota, the Indian Res. will sell you a day permit to hunt them, plenty of dogs in both areas.
If you want some more info on them in areas of Nebraska I know, shoot me a pm.
In most western Kansas counties, the county Weed Director is responsible for PDog control. If your neighbors complain about the rats and you don't do anything, then the county poisons them and puts it on your tax bill. Consequently, most weed directors are more than happy to direct you to the sources of infestation. Call the county courthouse and ask for the weed director. Mission acomplished.
We all spend our time at the range, making sure our rifle is shooting just right. We get it dialed in, and then we head to the woods, ready to shoot our animal. Well, what happens if the animal comes out where you do not expect it? Will you be able to make the shot?
This scenario has happened to me. My first deer I ever shot, I had to shoot left handed. I had never practiced that way, and paid for it by having my nose broken with the scope. If I had just...