it really surprises me the harvest is up, the weather has been unbelievably warm here this year, the rut outa be kickin off this week, cold front coming in tonite outa put em in full swing, up in KS there going strong i passed on 5 bucks sunday all were trailing does, the 6th buck of the morning (11:15am) got a razor sharp muzzy behind his shoulder, he was 8 point with a 4in drop on his left side, he grosses 151in, hopefully my hope state of OK will be as good to me in the next few days.
Congrats on that deer. Lets see a pic of it. Yeah I bet the rut is gonna be in full swing during rifle season. I hope to get a chance to stick one with a bow wed though sounds like we are gonna have some cold weather, I sure hope so
i whatched a 160 class 10 point chase a doe for about 2 hrs before work this morning, couldnt believe they were out in a 30-50mph wind, guess i shoulda took a stand instead of a seat in the truck this morning,
If you want to properly preserve velvet antlers, you will have to inject & brush them with formaldehyde or some of the new less toxic chemicals (4 in 1 solution works great as does Knobloch's antler in velvet tan) as its easier to use however, both will work.
First, using rubber gloves take a razor blade and make small incisions at the tips of all points about 1/8". Next hang the antlers upside down, allowing the blood to drain. Starting at the bases inject the solution into the...