2nd bird/08

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2nd bird/08

Postby eriedukr » May 7th, 2008, 12:09 am

got my second turkey yesterday afternoon. Went to a field edge where I had seen 2 toms strtting at each other the prvious pm. Got into the woods at 4.45pm. Was leaving with bird at 5.05pm! As soon as I sat down heard a goble approx. 100yrds away . Called some on my glass call and got immediate responce. Kept calling and got more responce. Holy, sounds like 2 toms! Called and they were a comming, gobleing the whole way in. When The first one became visible he was approx. 30 yrds. away. When I called again got a big surprise...4 toms answered, all close but not all visible due to cover. Called a little more and worked 2 into 20 yrds. Took the one that gave me the clearest shot. 16 lbs/9.5 " beard/ 1"spurs. All this in 20 minutes. Turkey coming in always gets my heart a hammerin but to have 4 in tight and all gobling back at you was unbelievable! Might never happen to me again but sure was special. Well I'm tagged out for the yr. so I might be able to keep up to the grass cutting and try to do a little fishing. Good luck to all.

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RE: 2nd bird/08

Postby STEROIDCHICKEN » May 7th, 2008, 3:35 am

congrats on a successful season....honey-do-time.
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RE: 2nd bird/08

Postby Gobblernut » May 7th, 2008, 4:41 am

Congratulations... I bet mowing or fishing will never cause your heart to skip a beat....Great year...

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RE: 2nd bird/08

Postby ct swamphunter » May 7th, 2008, 7:38 am

Congrats, that makes two. How cool is that.

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RE: 2nd bird/08

Postby Dank » May 8th, 2008, 6:23 am

Congrats...I believe I'm going to go fishing this weekend myself, good luck with the chores.
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RE: 2nd bird/08

Postby RNC » May 8th, 2008, 6:48 am

If hunting must have a set season so should those darn Honey-Do-Lists. Yea like thats going to happen. Congrats on a good season.

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