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    Any shed hunters?

    Any shed hunters on here? Have you seen most drop yet? I want to go look but dont want to bump them out of place. I would ask on the iowa deer site but I dont remember my login.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    My dog freaking loves those things.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    I had a group of 4 deer cross the road in front of me on my way home from work last night. 3 of them were 6-8 point bucks, two of which had shed half their antlers. Almost parked the car on side of the road and went looking.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    I would say a majority have dropped or will drop within the next week or two. The bigger problem in most areas is snow cover. I usually wait to look until the snow has mostly melted off.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Never heard of it. I learned something today.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Snow is going to make it tough. I looked a bit last weekend and didn't find any. Checked all of the trail cameras and I would say 1/3rd had fallen as of last weekend. That is just a guess for South Central Iowa where my farm is. I would check trails and food sources if you want to get out. Save the prime bedding areas for a few more weeks.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Never heard of it. I learned something today.
    So you figured out they aren't talking about looking for rusted out shacks in peoples backyards?



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    So you figured out they aren't talking about looking for rusted out shacks in peoples backyards?
    You mean they aren't ?


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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    I thought they were hunting by waiting in a shed somewhere until a deer came by... Figured the dog liked it cuz it was warm... No lie. Figured it out a little later in the thread. Who knew.


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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    yuppies don't know what shed hunting is... smh



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    I'm sure there are some out there -- hopefully this snow takes a big hit this weekend.


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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    By the hoof prints in the snow, I think my deer must have had a shedding party. Hopefully the sheds are not in the field. Sheds and tractor tires not a good combination.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Quote Originally Posted by BKLYNCyclone View Post
    I thought they were hunting by waiting in a shed somewhere until a deer came by... Figured the dog liked it cuz it was warm... No lie. Figured it out a little later in the thread. Who knew.
    Shed hunting is where you spot a nice shed or barn and shoot it. If you are a bad shot, they say you couldn't hit the broad side of a barn.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    but why would you shoot the shed? you could just enjoy it and let it be on its way. Whats with you people and shooting everything.


    But seriously an update, went out at lunch spotted 4 bucks all holding both sides.



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    Re: Any shed hunters?

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    but why would you shoot the shed?
    Depends on who's inside it.



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