Neither of those you mentioned.
I have killed 3 using Buck Stop Doe In Heat but I can't say for sure that it was the scent that brought the bucks in.
However I can say that I have actually had a small buck come in and make a small scrape at the bottom of my wife's ladder stand after she used almost a whole bottle of Code Blue Doe in Estrus.
I had a small buck come to the bottom of my stand to smell the Code Blue bottle that had fallen out of my pocket and landed on the ground. It was the same bottle that my wife had used and was almost 3 years old.
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...