In the last five years, there's been two people bitten by bobcats in SW Ga. Both were camoflaged and using a turkey call at the time.
I quit sitting in the open, and now use a popup blind to keep this from happening to me.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...