I taped this fisher while bow hunting along the Eastern River inDresden, Maine. He followed my estrus rail right up to my tree. http://youtube.com/watch?v=Tfq-PbdwBsk
I had one last year try to get into the same tree as I was in. I was using racoon piss as a cover scent on my boots for walking in and she folowed it into my tree. The way fishers hunt is they get something up a tree clime up after it and gut it from underneath. they were reintroduced to Ontario to cut back on the porcupine pop. The last thing you want in a tree with you is a fisher, they have been known to put a bear off it's own kill.
well lets just say my arrow was more than she was counting on when she tried to gut this big old coon
Very cool. They are so elusive. My sister has one living in her back yard in Ludlow Vermont. We've seen it twice in 5 years. They have a bad reputation of eating peoples pets. So much so the cats can't go out any more.
Don’t let it fool you, late season food plots do work. Many people believe that the only time to plant a food plot is during spring but this is not true!! This spring and summer like many people I worked all the time leaving little time for the outdoors. That time was spent scouting areas and hanging tree stands. I didn’t think that I would be able to plant a successful food plot for the 2010 hunting season. But boy was I wrong. I had never planted a fall foot plot before fall 2010, and I...