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Deer Calls

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Would everyone think that all White Tail Deer Calls work on all types of Deer considering they are of the same species of Animal?

My reason for question is: We have an abundent mix of Deer here on Guam. Sambar crossed with Phillipine Deer and have heard of White Tails crossed into the mix.

I am curious to confirm what would be the BEST suggestion of Deer Call to try out, considering the Mix Blood of these Deer ?

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That is an interesting question. I am not sure if white tail calls would work on the deer in your area. I suppose a doe bleat probably would. No scientific basis for that assumption, just a gut feeling.

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Don't know either but I'd Say they would work. Believe me, I've seen some awful poor excuses for deer calls(moose too) but for some odd reason, quite a few would have some sort of positive effect.
Thats all my scientific data & input

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I've had deer show up when I was calling coyotes. I think the curiosity got the better of them. I would think the bleat or fawn distress would work fine, but I'm not sure how the more complex grunts, clicks, and roars would match up with those deer Think

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If I were going to hunt an unfamiliar species, I would 1st read everything I could find regarding the subject. Personally, I wouldn't try any calling until I completed a serious amount of observation to listen for their particular vocalizations, or read some scientific data regarding the animal itself.

As a preference, I would try an ambush tactic first.

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You might be able to find a sound clip on the web referencing their particular sounds.

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