He is still there, I saw him this weekend. What a cool thing to see, and he is right off the highway just west of Meeker. He stays on private land and is a pet for the entire town. The town marshal was pulled off looking at him when I drove by.
Nice buck.... As far as i know in washington at least. it is leagal to shoot an albino animal but frowned upon....for several reasons like they are so rare and possibley other bad genetic traits...but i am not sure.
There was an albino-ish deer in E. WA when I lived there that I wanted to bag. It seems at the time (word of mouth) that albino deer were protected. I think to get the last word you would need to call the local gammie - and even that might not be the last word.
The quandary of all hunters is how do I give myself the best chance to take home a trophy animal after shelling out hundreds of dollars for that coveted tag in another state. I face this issue this year with an Antelope tag in Colorado. Now I know that Antelope should be the easiest tag to fill in NorthWest Colorado. They are everywhere, but how do we give ourselves the best chance to take home that one animal that eludes everyone else. My advice, first and foremost, is don't shoot your...