They will work on curious animals, and it will help keep the animals attention, so that you can get a good shot. 9 times out of 10 are the younger animals that are looking in pre rut, the big ones ussually wait til rut is full swing, I guess it depends on want your looking for, trophy, or meat.
the plan is to shoot a doe early and fill my frezer so then i can concentrate on getting a dandy buck to walk past my stand. by early i mean the first day i go out so sept. 24 ill start on that buck i hope.
I just got back from my elk trip to Colorado and must say that I learned quite a bit about hiking in that one trip. I researched all I could on the internet and thought I was prepared going out. For the most part I was but I want to pass on a few major things I learned that helped me drastically!
1. Pack light. I know this may sound like common sense but believe me. After reading everyone's advice on what you need to pack, chances are your pack will end up weighing more...