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Tough to get deer past this stage of their life in my area but it's good pre season so far.

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I'm sure some of you have noticed but my cams are confirming the "shift" started in the last 5-7 days. Bucks started to show up on cams that have been mostly does so far and other cams buck activity slowed way down. Here's hoping the neighbors have been hiding the B1G1 all summer...
 

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I’m not the one hiding him! I haven’t noticed the shift yet, just the usual suspects, hoping a couple of last years survivors make their way back home for the fall and see what they turned into. Couple of the boys, if pattern holds true, have a couple weeks yet before moving back home. Time will tell.
Not sure where they were the last 2 seasons but the does are back in force! Running my batteries dead on doe pics. Lol
 

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None of those are old enough? Nice bucks. Not a one would walk past me
No I’m not saying that. They’re good bucks. Most years we have a good crop of bucks like that in the area and with small parcels and heavy hunting they all end up on someone’s wall. Nothing wrong that, I have a few. Just wondering what one more year could do.
 

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I’m not the one hiding him! I haven’t noticed the shift yet, just the usual suspects, hoping a couple of last years survivors make their way back home for the fall and see what they turned into. Couple of the boys, if pattern holds true, have a couple weeks yet before moving back home. Time will tell.
Meant to tell you... 2 of the big boys were between your place and our road sunday night. Big enough to see they were BIG but too far to count points.
 

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Cool story, but withholding information can result in a return favor and tilling your plot for you a second time….maybe October for best results? 🤔🤔
Hey now, better late than never. 1000% thanks for the tilling! That’s what brought all the does back! I ended up putting down 300#s of seed in that half acre-ish. It’s going to need all of that!
 

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Really had an active photo dump this morning. The top pic is a buck I was really excited about back in June. He carries some good mass but never really developed any tine lenth, just some junk up top. He could be cool next year. Lots of sparring going on.
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#HitList. She just has that look that she’s about to ruin your hunt. Lol
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Can a 100” deer weigh 200#’s? This guy is making a run at it! Neck swollen like it’s October 23 not September 23.
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