.......with waterfowl season offically closed....time to dust off the Hoyt and get back into shooting everyday. Can't wait to get back at it heave and hard....even with some warm days coming up may be able to get out to the out door range!!
Good for you. I have tried to shoot 3-4 times a week since the hunting season closed. even if its my living room. winter weather has returned to my area so outdoor shooting will have to wait for a little bit. Its been very nice for the past 6 weeks so i was able to get out there a few times, I also joined a archery league so that has helped some. I have 6 weeks left of the league hopefully by then spring will arrive and i can hit the local outoor range hard again.
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...