My hunting party has a habit of naming deer that have any interest to us, from bucks we have harvested to ones we see spotting they have even come so common to us that we refer to land location with them.
I never have other than naming them things like Big 8 or little 9 etc. So nothing too creative really. I do however hunt on a large land holding that the property owner names nearly all the bucks, it's under pretty intense management for older age class bucks. Thus there is a need to name the bucks to be able to inform all the hunters of which ones are of shooter age class.
Has anyone seen the commercial on the outdoor channel. This guy gives his buck names of things like Foot Doctor. Then he says to his wife he has to take his dad to see the Foot Doctor. It is a pretty funny commercial.
Every year my Pro-Staff and I head to the woods to hunt the old wise Tom. We travel thousands of miles covering numerous states hunting these old guys. Lots of times we end up hunting public lands or private property that have been hunted already. That’s the last thing you want to hear when you just traveled 6 hours that someone else has already hunted the property. We had to come up with a game plan and one real fast.
The first thing we did was ask the farmer were they usually see the birds in...