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eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« on: January 26, 2017, 04:24:26 PM »
when do the whietails drop their antlers in eastern washignton spokane area
« Last Edit: March 06, 2017, 12:20:20 PM by carpsniperg2 »

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2017, 04:43:52 PM »
Dropping now.
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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2017, 05:25:10 PM »
They are down in my area! (Whitman County)  Having trouble seeing bucks with any antlers, even among the younger guys.

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2017, 09:20:48 AM »
Variable, will start to drop in December with a bad storm, have seen old bone in May.  Have not seen one carrying for a couple of weeks this year.

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #4 on: January 27, 2017, 11:40:33 AM »
Had a couple bucks on cam a couple weeks ago. Haven't seen anything with horns since. Either does or they already dropped (difficult to tell in the pix).
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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #5 on: January 27, 2017, 12:38:45 PM »
The 2 little bucks that hang out in my neighborhood are both still packing. Last year it was March 1st before they shed. The mulies down by bowl and pitcher are usually even later?  :dunno:

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2017, 02:49:14 PM »
Saw 3 of the city bucks this morning. All three had both sides still.

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #7 on: February 04, 2017, 06:42:25 PM »
I had 3 young bucks in the yard today. All were shed clean.

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #8 on: February 04, 2017, 06:58:54 PM »
All the whitetails around here have dropped to.
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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #9 on: March 05, 2017, 11:16:50 PM »
Most mature whitetails start dropping around Dec 15 thru the end of the month

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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #10 on: March 06, 2017, 03:40:32 AM »
I still have two big whitetail that have not shed yet. Even the 4 mulie bucks here have shed. The earliest shed I have seen is De. 8th.
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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2017, 10:52:41 AM »
I still have two big whitetail that have not shed yet. Even the 4 mulie bucks here have shed. The earliest shed I have seen is De. 8th.

 You had a nice 4 point mulie packing one side standing out there Saturday. Did he drop right in your driveway?
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Re: eastern wshignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2017, 12:13:26 PM »
I still have two big whitetail that have not shed yet. Even the 4 mulie bucks here have shed. The earliest shed I have seen is De. 8th.

 You had a nice 4 point mulie packing one side standing out there Saturday. Did he drop right in your driveway?

I wish he had!! He dropped the other one  either yesterday or the day before..
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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #13 on: March 06, 2017, 12:49:25 PM »
Most are on the ground.  There are the rare ones.

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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #14 on: March 07, 2017, 08:05:33 PM »
I saw a nice four point still packing Sunday..

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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #15 on: March 07, 2017, 08:12:10 PM »
    should be a law that u cant pick up sheds till hunting season.   mike w

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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #16 on: March 07, 2017, 08:25:06 PM »
    should be a law that u cant pick up sheds till hunting season.   mike w
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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #17 on: March 08, 2017, 08:46:01 AM »
Only ones I seen packing are a spike and 2 point mulies in town. But they don't actually qualify as deer....
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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #18 on: March 11, 2017, 06:57:15 PM »
Just had a decent four point run in front of me still packing both side :yike: was hoping they would fall off, no luck :chuckle:

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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #19 on: March 15, 2017, 09:23:55 PM »
    should be a law that u cant pick up sheds till hunting season.   mike w

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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #20 on: March 27, 2017, 08:53:01 AM »
I found three whitey sheds in my yard from Christmas to first week of January.
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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #21 on: March 27, 2017, 08:58:23 AM »
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Re: eastern washignton whitetail dropped?
« Reply #22 on: March 27, 2017, 09:15:11 AM »
Saw a whitetail still packing yesterday!
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