Went out a few times season just opened for just about everything got these guys this morning with the wife and kids. (Couple of Spruce hens and a Spruce grouse in there too. Anyone else having any luck yet.
A friend of mine and I went out on Wensday. We shot 4 birds. This is a picture of what I shot.
My friend shot a male woodie and a hen malard.
What do you guys do with your feathers? I am always looking for feathers for fly tying.
The first deer I shot, way back in 1958, was taken to the local meat shop and processed into steaks, roasts and some burger. Back then in that little Idaho town, when you took a deer into the butcher, you got the same deer back. Unfortunately, times have changed. The last time I took an animal to a butcher, in the mid 60's, I don't have a clue who's meat I got back, but I sure don't think it was mine. I ended up throwing the burger as it stunk the house up every time we...