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Old 04-06-2024, 06:19 PM
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Default Fall 2023 mule deer finished up

We need some more hunting stories and pictures up on here. I drew a southern mule deer tag this year. My wife had the tag last year and we didn’t see any real good bucks, so when I found this guy opening day he was hard to pass up. Probably a younger deer with really good genetics. I almost gave him the pass but decided he was good enough. He ended up grossing just over 180 and won our local big buck night. I do my own taxidermy, I really like this hard turn wall pedestal mount.
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Old 04-06-2024, 06:37 PM
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Congrats
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Old 04-06-2024, 06:55 PM
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He's a beauty! Ya it's hard to pass that guy up on opening day. Great job on the mount, and awesome collection.

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Old 04-06-2024, 07:06 PM
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Nice job!
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I was thinking that “finished up” means something like this, lol!
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Old 04-06-2024, 07:56 PM
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I was thinking that “finished up” means something like this, lol!
Ya, that was good as well
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Old 04-07-2024, 08:38 AM
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Awesome room!!!!
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Old 04-07-2024, 09:28 AM
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You did a nice job on Him,
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Old 04-07-2024, 09:32 AM
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It is not out of place on your wall zoo.

Very nice....congrats
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Old 04-07-2024, 10:16 AM
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Nice buck, and display wall! what wmu did it come from?
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Old 04-07-2024, 08:59 PM
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Good looking buck you did a really nice job on the mount!
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Old 04-07-2024, 09:01 PM
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I thought he looked like a real good young deer looking at your pics, then I read your write-up. Beauty deer, beauty wall, well done on the taxidermy!
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Old 04-07-2024, 09:23 PM
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Congrats and great job on the mount.
Love the wall of fame, looks awesome. Really like that ram mount with the rock underneath.
Gives me an idea if I am fortunate to get another.
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Old 04-08-2024, 08:54 AM
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Great job Brad! Awesome deer and mount!

I agree, we need more actual outdoors activity posting, so thanks for sharing.

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Old 04-08-2024, 09:17 AM
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Absolutely fantastic. Nice work!
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Old 04-08-2024, 09:46 AM
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Nice.

Love the diy taxidermy.
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Old 04-08-2024, 10:07 AM
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Great buck and beautiful mount.
I also do my own and just mounted the Mulie I took with a draw tag last fall this weekend (yours is bigger!).
Nice wall of beautiful animals and good looking mounts.
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Old 04-08-2024, 10:46 AM
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tough to pass that buck up in most zones, congrats on a fine buck and doing the work yourself, it looks great!!

any other field pics of him? those deep forks look great in the snow
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Old 04-08-2024, 11:23 AM
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Shot him by myself so field photos sucked. Went back and got my boys to load him. Here’s a couple more
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Old 04-08-2024, 01:39 PM
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thanks, great buck you got there!
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Old 04-12-2024, 01:23 PM
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That is a tough one to pass up I would have folded it as well...

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Old 04-12-2024, 07:44 PM
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Note to self: when Saskwhitey talks about hunting, pay extra attention. What a trophy room. Wow!
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Old 04-12-2024, 09:48 PM
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Very nice mule deer ,some very fine work and an awesome trophy room. Doing it your self is the way to go .
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Old 04-18-2024, 11:21 AM
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Excellent. And Congrats.
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Old 04-18-2024, 11:42 AM
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Very nice buck!


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Old 04-21-2024, 01:37 PM
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Nice buck! I got my first decent sized mulie buck this year. Kind of a cool landowner story. I got it on ACA land and it ran onto private land. Luckily the landowner had his number on his gate. Phoned and he let me go on to find the buck. It took and evening and a morning but we found him! Then he tested positive for CWD...so lost the meat which was really tough. But a cool hunt nonetheless.
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