Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3151484 - 02/04/13 02:44 PM Shot placement
buckbstr_1
4 Point


Registered: 09/08/08
Posts: 449
Loc: TN

Offline
This group of does came by me in my backyard. The last doe was a big doe and someone had shot her in the hamstring. She was having trouble keeping up. The area that was injured looked to be the size of a football. I just can't imagine shooting a deer in that area. I guess she will die this summer from infection. I wish people were more sure of their aim.
Top
#3151491 - 02/04/13 02:55 PM Re: Shot placement [Re: buckbstr_1]
Football Hunter
Non-Typical


Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 25532
Loc: Wilson Co/Perry Co

Offline
Yeah,thats too bad.I did it many years ago,bottom cam hit the rail of my climber,and strangely enough,she went almost straight down.Dont reccomend it.
_________________________
The best day to plant a tree,IS TODAY!

You wont know,if you dont go!


Top
#3151623 - 02/04/13 04:52 PM Re: Shot placement [Re: Football Hunter]
Phil1979
12 Point


Registered: 11/05/11
Posts: 5461
Loc: Arlington, TN

Offline
Sure he or she felt sick about it.
Top
#3151710 - 02/04/13 05:58 PM Re: Shot placement [Re: Phil1979]
mathews338
12 Point


Registered: 11/05/09
Posts: 5362
Loc: jackson co.

Offline
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.
Top
#3152459 - 02/05/13 07:58 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: mathews338]
stik
"Popcorn"
18 Point


Registered: 03/12/99
Posts: 21359
Loc: lenoir city,tn

Offline
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
_________________________
experienced hunters know its not just a bushy white tail, its a big middle finger.

nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught


Top
#3152542 - 02/05/13 09:05 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: stik]
mathews338
12 Point


Registered: 11/05/09
Posts: 5362
Loc: jackson co.

Offline
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
I understand that, just saying that some hunters could care less and that's a fact.

Top
#3152560 - 02/05/13 09:15 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: mathews338]
Winchester
Non-Typical


Registered: 12/05/03
Posts: 27865
Loc: TN

Offline
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
I understand that, just saying that some hunters could care less and that's a fact.

Sure, but we have no way of passing judgement on said deer, anything could have happened? A hunter may not even be to blame here???

Top
#3152613 - 02/05/13 09:55 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: Winchester]
woodsman87
8 Point


Registered: 09/27/12
Posts: 1326
Loc: south TN

Offline
 Originally Posted By: Winchester
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
I understand that, just saying that some hunters could care less and that's a fact.

Sure, but we have no way of passing judgement on said deer, anything could have happened? A hunter may not even be to blame here???


right, some hunters could care less about a wounded animal. But I care, and I hate wounding, and I have wounded a few deer in my life. Do I feel bad, yes. Sometimes we just make mistakes.
Does this mean I don't care about the deer?

Top
#3152703 - 02/05/13 11:17 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: woodsman87]
Football Hunter
Non-Typical


Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 25532
Loc: Wilson Co/Perry Co

Offline
 Originally Posted By: woodsman87
 Originally Posted By: Winchester
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
I understand that, just saying that some hunters could care less and that's a fact.

Sure, but we have no way of passing judgement on said deer, anything could have happened? A hunter may not even be to blame here???


right, some hunters could care less about a wounded animal. But I care, and I hate wounding, and I have wounded a few deer in my life. Do I feel bad, yes. Sometimes we just make mistakes.
Does this mean I don't care about the deer?
Nope,and good point
_________________________
The best day to plant a tree,IS TODAY!

You wont know,if you dont go!


Top
#3152732 - 02/05/13 11:35 AM Re: Shot placement [Re: Winchester]
mathews338
12 Point


Registered: 11/05/09
Posts: 5362
Loc: jackson co.

Offline
 Originally Posted By: Winchester
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: mathews338
I hate to see deer like that and it is sad to know that there are some who don't care about the animal enough to try their best and make every shot the best it can be.


you have no way of knowing that they didn't. [censored] happens. hit a limb, deer moved...
I understand that, just saying that some hunters could care less and that's a fact.

Sure, but we have no way of passing judgement on said deer, anything could have happened? A hunter may not even be to blame here???
wasn't passing judgement on said deer or hunter, just making statement that sadly is true sometimes.

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  RUGER, Tennessee Todd, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4106476
RUGER
88257
Deer Assassin
65979
BSK
61913
Crappie Luck
51392
spitndrum
Newest Members
bmobrady3, bmo3, chrislee, Patriot123, DT33
13565 Registered Users
Who's Online
17 registered (TN Larry, hunter45, Bowdacious, barkscaler, Mike Belt, Cottontop, 2 invisible) and 66 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13565 Members
43 Forums
99539 Topics
1171068 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
November
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.042 seconds in which 0 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.