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Ontarget,

Thanks for sending these in. Here they are.








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Hey we have pictures! Was starting to wonder if everybody forgot. :smile:

Ok, so it looks like the first and third picture are definitely the same buck. Were they taken the same evening. Although you did say they are twins, so I guess it would be impossible to tell.

These black tail certainly look different than the mulies I'm used to. For one there is of course the black tail. But their face appears darker and even the velvet is darker on the horns. I'm no taxiomist, but just some observations....

Yes your right too about the trees. I *had* imagined a heavier forest but it seems that things are a bit drier there and not as heavily treed. Not quite sage-brush arid though.

That is a nice buck you got there too Ontarget! :smile:

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bitmasher, the buck at the top is starting to fork. The third one down is actually a spike, although you can't tell from the photo. And those two are not relaterd. I'll get some photos of those twins on here soon, as long as the moderator doesn't mind. And thanks for the compliment.

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Ok, I'll look for the pictures of the twins here in a bit. Looks like you don't have long before your hunting season starts up. Less than two weeks! CO seasons don't start until this fall....

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No problem on more photos. Send when you are ready.

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Here's a few shots of the twins early on and a bit later. Sorry it took so long, but it's my busy time of the year. Hay mod. did you get the pics?

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Here are the new batch of images.

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Hey those look pretty good! I like that up close shot on the third one. What did it do just come up and **lick** the camera? :smile:

Have you had any luck yet this season, Ontarget? You mentioned a while back that your archery season started in July.

I still find this "July hunting" stuff hard to believe. My rifle season here in CO doesn't come up until October (second season)!

Thanks for the photos!

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He may have very well, licked the cam, Bitmasher. I have seen the does do that often. I have passed up that 3point and a really nice wide forky, just holding out a little longer, I guess. Archery season began here on July 13. Much to early for me, but thats California for ya! Rifle starts Aug. 10. Day time temps should be well into the hundreds by then. Hotter than the Devils nut sack!!!!!!!!!. Hope you enjoy the pics, take care.

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Yeah I bet it is hot out there hunting in July and August. Good luck with the rest of your season though!

Maybe that 3-point will be around next year...