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  1. First archery buck tracked on to a pot farm

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    So, "a friend of mine" shot his first archery buck on opening day Saturday for our local archery season in the A zone in CA. He hit the buck quartering and got a pass through, although his nock stayed in the exit wound which made him think it wasn't a pass through until he found his nockless...
  2. Largest Archery Buck to Date

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    Saturday I shot my largest archery buck to date but he jumped the string pretty bad. He dropped about 12-15 inches resulting in a straight liver shot with my Muzzy Trocar. As I was trying to sneak out of the stand and get back to the truck without bumping the deer he suddenly sprung up out of...
  3. Second doe lost this year

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    So I'm new to bowhunting, and at dusk on Dec. 31 I shot a doe broadside from 20 yards away. My arrow did a complete passthrough, had a lot of thick blood on it, rage 3 blade broadhead used, blades were bent a bit and had some fat on them, and barely a blood trail at all. I came back the next...
  4. Lost ANOTHER ONE!

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    -I am new to bow hunting. This is my second season bow hunting. I`ve hunted for 4yrs and managed to lose one deer with the rifle. Yesterday about 8:AM shut a doe. It looked like a good shot at the time. Behind the shoulder just high a bit. She just walked away with 3 other does that were front...
  5. My worst fear became reality yesterday....

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    This is my first year seriously bowhunting. I have been hunting for 20 years and i am fortunate to tag out in Maine almost every year during rifle season. Tuesday night i went out around 4:30pm and ended up seeing a smaller 6 pt come in. I missed the buck and 5 mins later he came back and at 25...
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