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Daughter's first deer

My 8 year old daughter was finally able to harvest her first deer. According to her it took forever. We sat for almost a week in the tree stand durring the bow season in TX waiting for a deer to come close enough for a good shot and walked away with lots of memories, but no deer. Rifle season came around and  she decided to take up the hunt with a gun. We saw 16 deer the first day lots of little bucks and doe's. The afternoon of the second day she had all but given up when this mature buck came out and gave her an oppertunity for a 75 yard broadside shot.

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Congrats on your deer!!! 

Congrats on your deer!!! 

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That is awesome !

Congrats on a great deer and the smile says it all ! Thumbs up Way to go ! Thumbs up

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Great job on a great buck!!

Great job on a great buck!! COngratulations.

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That's Great!

That deer's a Dandy! Congratulations to you both for sticking with it and creating such wonderful memories. Thumbs up

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Very cool! Gotta love the

Very cool! Gotta love the smile!  That's a heck of a deer!!!

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Congratulations to Kaitlyn on

Congratulations to Kaitlyn on a great looking deer. Nice going dad, great way to get the kids into hunting, good job. The pictures are great and her smile tells the story.

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  Congrats to your daughter

 

Congrats to your daughter and to you!  8 years old too - that is fantastic!  Thumbs up

 

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