I can only gey you those photos one at a time in PM's so will post a few here. Those guy's that don't know, I got these at "Wildlife
safari" in Winston, Ore. You ride around in your viehicle thru pastures holding the animals. The dangerious ones, cats, bears ect are in their own pens but you still drive thru them. Great place!
The male lion was not very coperative and I had to do a bad job of removing the fence.
I must admit that I have missed a big game animal with a rifle. And not only was it a bull elk, it was the largest bull that I have had in my sights with a tag in my hand. But, as with most "missed shot" stories, I have an excuse. Moisture doesn't really ever bode well for hunting equipment. When moisture (either rain or snow) gets into a firearms barrel, nothing good takes place. A couple rain drops down there can change the point of impact drastically and a barrel jammed with snow after a...