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Old 10-17-2010, 09:15 AM
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This is a picture I received via Email. I have no connections to this guy nor do I know who he is. One of those emails that go through 311,000 people before it reaches you.
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"This is freaking scary. As you know I was alone when I downed this elk in ND. I was using my cameraís timer attached to my shooting stick to give me enough time to get into the picture. I knew there were a lot of cats in the area but had no idea they would come in this close to people. He had to be within 10 feet of me and I didnít even know it. I about crapped my pants when I looked at the pictures the next morning and saw he was there."



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Old 10-17-2010, 09:31 AM
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WOW !!! You hear about stories like this but until you see it with your own eyes it doesnt really weigh too heavy....
I dont hear that many stories about those big cats but I do hear a lot about wolves, both are predators that shoudn't be ignored if you're hunting in the areas they range in...
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Old 10-17-2010, 06:51 PM
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pretty creepy, but nice elk!
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Old 10-17-2010, 11:54 PM
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What's that old saying??? One picture is worth a thousand words???

I would definitely frame this picture - more for catching that big cat that close than for the elk. BTW - it IS a nice elk - wish I had the time/$$/etc. to get one myself.
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Old 10-18-2010, 06:44 AM
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well at least I wouldn't have much to worry about the cat would look at me & not waste his time cat probably out weighs my x2
nah I would most likely have to burn my hunting gear & buy new ones would never get the smell out
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Old 10-18-2010, 10:21 AM
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maybe that's a trained cat, helps guide the elk to the hunter. Or maybe just likes to get his/her picture taken at kill sites you know the type, ambulance chasers.
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