All the non-hunters in my family always make fun of me when I name the deer. I think it's cool. I think they just don't understand the passion we have for hunting. To me it's the ultimate accomplishment!
PRHunter,sorry just hav'ta ask bout them name's(gotta have sum fun on hear to),Lover Boy,were we listening to lover boy on our i pod?, are did we have a Female in box stand with us?...Dreamer,were we dreaming of have'n a female in box stand?..Pepe,cant think of one for this 1...just havein a lil fun ....B-Safe!
We try to name our bigger bucks, and if we got a weird looking smaller buck, we'll give them a name. Like last year we had a year old buck that at the tip of his main beam was 3 points in the shape of a trident, so we nicknamed him Trident.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...