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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 10:42 AM Thread Starter
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Hey it's finally here!!!

Hi there! Everyone kept asking to see proof of this hunt so I finally posted my famous sheep hunt video in which I bare my butt to mimic a sheep in order to get close enough for my bow shot! Everyone keeps asking for it...and I had to condense over an hour of footage into 6 minutes! But it's still funny! Check it out! The link is posted on Rebecca Francis | Facebook
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 10:59 AM
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is that a well known trick amongst sheep hunters or did you just come up with that? good luck in the contest. awesome hunts you done, love to see them on tv.
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 01:24 PM
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Im kinda wondering the same thing as ronn??

Are the sheep that dumb? Ive never hunted them or read about them so someone would have to shed a little light my way. Whats their defense? Nose, eyes?? They must have poor eyesight, right?
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 01:30 PM
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Great sheep hunt video.
And some beautiful scenery too. Where was this shot?

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 06:46 PM Thread Starter
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Actually no, not sure if many people have used that trick. My husband saw a video once where a guy was sneaking up on a ram with a white towel covering his butt and he got the ram. Well....I had been up there packed in for 2 weeks with only my backpack so I didn't really have a white towel with me. So I used the next best thing. I was pretty surprised when I looked up and saw that the ram was coming toward me. Long story shot...it worked! And yeah because big rams are one of the hardest animals to hunt, especially with a bow. Plus we got a great laugh out of the video!
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-30-2009, 05:28 AM
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I love the creativity in this hunt but I know If I were present watching this play out I would have been laughing too loud and scared all the sheep off!
But Great Hunt. Congratulations! How far was the shot?

Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch.
Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the outcome of the vote.
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