Damn, that sucks. I used to want to go into that line of work, but my father mentioned how it's one of the most dangerous jobs out there, primarily since everyone you deal with will most likely be carrying a gun. So instead, I am chasing drug smugglers around the southern border. Go figure.
Chasing drug dealers around our borders is an important job and like our military vets you deserve out thanks and appreciation for doing a tuff job. It seems like you and your colleagues don't get the support that you really deserve. It is a scary place there on the border from what I read and see on tv.
25 shell casings found at the scene... that is scary. That sounds like it was quite the fire fight. I sure wish things would have happened differently. That is such a tragedy that he had to die in such a stupid way. I can not believe that the poacher figured that it was worth killing a good man over a spike buck. That is just crazy.
It is crazy, but unfortunately it is not uncommon today. So many criminals are convicted of crimes, do little or no time and then go on to commit violent crimes. Many people are killed by repeat offenders over small amounts of money or sneakers and so on.
These criminals not only kill someone, they wreck families and children's futures when they rob them of their parent.
So it's early September and you just took your first elk with a bow! Chances are you are feeling pretty good at this point. You get all your trophy pictures taken and the adrenaline starts to wear off. Now you start to think about the massive chore at hand. You have your work cut out for you! This early in the fall, chances are it's going to be hot when you go to field dress your animal. One of the complications that hot weather brings forth is BUGS. They will land on you and your animal, lay...