got a dall sheep hunt planned and screwed up my knee
well i got a dall hunt planned in august and twisted my knee trying to climb a chute on my snowmobile. I go to the doctor tommorrow. God i hope this goes ok. I have had 2 surguries on this knee already.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...