Wife's First Bird

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Wife's First Bird

Postby DBraman » April 30th, 2010, 6:10 am

Took my wife hunting this morning. The wind was blowing at least 30 before daylight making it very hard to hear them. We finally heard a faint gobble towards a wide pipeline that runs through the property. After getting to the edge of the pipeline and an open field we set up in some brush at the intersection. I made one cluck on the call and heard a gobble within five seconds. The next thing I know the bird is running down the pipeline toward us. When it got within shooting range I called softly and he stopped at around 30 yards. She made a great shot and I'm pretty sure there is another turkey addict in the making.



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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby Mossberg835 » April 30th, 2010, 7:06 am

Sweet DBraman. Tell your wife I said good job on jellyheading that tom.[:D]
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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby hobbes » April 30th, 2010, 9:03 am

Congrats.........great looking bird!

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Postby WillowRidgeCalls » April 30th, 2010, 10:34 am

Fine looking bird, Congrats to the both of you.
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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby 10pointer » May 1st, 2010, 4:15 am

Nicely done
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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby mark hay » May 1st, 2010, 4:29 am

congrats to you both ,,,,,,another FINE bird .
 
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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby Cut N Run » May 1st, 2010, 6:42 am

Congratulations on her first.  That's a good looking bird.
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Postby Whitetail Affliction » May 2nd, 2010, 10:21 am

Congrats on the first bird!!!
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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby Gbln Fvr » May 6th, 2010, 6:13 am

Great 1st bird. Sure wish I could get my wife into the woods. She's not a morning person. LOL

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RE: Wife's First Bird

Postby Fan Club » May 6th, 2010, 7:59 am

Dan-

Awesome... well done.

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