here is a couple pictures of the antelope. don't mind the jean shorts. had to change out of the wet clothes. Lots of lighting and rain!!
I watched this buck for about a hour before i got a shot at him. He was the loser of a fight and was coming in to a water tank. little did both of us know that we were both going to be meeting eachother at a small hill next to fence. I saw horns and came to full draw and at 30 yards i drilled him through the shoulder and never found my arrow. He run a total of 10 yards and got stuck in the fence. This is my 1st archery antelope and 2nd antelope ever.
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...