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Old 07-08-2008, 09:05 PM
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Default How big is this buck???

What do you fellas think about this. I cant size or age deer so i leave it to the pros, whats your best guess. I know its a poor picture but hes a 4x4 with heavy mass all the way through

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Old 07-08-2008, 09:14 PM
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kinds dark to really see.looks big though
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Old 07-08-2008, 09:30 PM
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He's what I would call WOW. That's a BIG OLD deer. Its a summer pic so he's not got his rutting weight on but he is big anyway. Big ole sway back. Fat ole belly that drags on the ground almost. I'm guessing that deer is at least 5 and I would say he was 6 years old. The number of inches ??? no way to tell being in velvet but it would be enough for me.
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Old 07-08-2008, 09:33 PM
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I hope you don't mind....tried to brighten the image......
I no expert by anymeans but I am gonna say about 6.5yrs old......I'd also say he will be around the 140 - 145 mark when he gets done growin
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Old 07-08-2008, 09:35 PM
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Pist.... ETD the half won't come in till this fall but i think you are right and good job with the pic.

oh yeah where is this deer???? exactly?
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Old 07-08-2008, 11:13 PM
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no question that's an old buck, maybe the oldest one posted so far.
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Old 07-08-2008, 11:24 PM
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I know nothing about aging a deer but I do know that he is one GREAT animal.
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