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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-28-2011, 05:03 PM Thread Starter
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first day out

my first day out i had 8 raccoon trying to climb the tree i sit in and one almost got shot with my bow does anyone know if i scared them away will they come back or is there a way to prevent them without deer knowing im there
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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-28-2011, 09:24 PM
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Ive never had to mess with coons while deer hunting. You must have found their favorite tree. I would not hesitate to put an arrow through one if they were getting on my nerves though. They also provide a bigger target than those pesky squirrels too.
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post #3 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-29-2011, 10:16 AM
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take along a .22 pistol hahaha

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post #4 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-29-2011, 02:22 PM
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There gonna keep coming around start shooting them with old broadheads and arrows
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post #5 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-30-2011, 10:18 AM
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get a havaheart trap them and relocate them.
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get a havaheart trap them and relocate them.


Or a coon trap and SHOOT THEM IN THE HEAD WITH A .22!

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post #7 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-30-2011, 02:22 PM Thread Starter
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i think im gonna shoot them in the head with a .22
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i think im gonna shoot them in the head with a .22
Excellent Idea!! The quail, turkeys and wabbits will be vewy vewy happy!!
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i think im gonna shoot them in the head with a .22
Exactly they wont come back from the dead
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Check the law first.
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