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Washington Pronghorn
« on: July 09, 2017, 10:58:01 AM »
For some people seeing antelope isn't a big deal, but for me seeing them here in Washington is a big deal. I especially liked this group which had a pretty good buck and a couple of youngsters too. These were out quite a ways, so the pics are max zoom and then cropped a bunch, the quality isn't the greatest, but the excitement makes up for it. Who knows, maybe I will live long enough to see a Washington pronghorn hunt?
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2017, 11:04:57 AM »
Good stuff love seeing the wa lopes :IBCOOL:
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2017, 11:05:04 AM »
Thanks for sharing the pics. I have never seen them in this state but hope to some day. What part of the state were the pics taken?

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2017, 11:09:37 AM »
Nice photos and good buck!  Thanks for sharing.
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2017, 11:13:36 AM »
Thanks for sharing the pics. I have never seen them in this state but hope to some day. What part of the state were the pics taken?
Benton county, in the Horse Heaven hills area.
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #5 on: July 09, 2017, 11:22:05 AM »
I have seen them up by Mansfield, not this herd. I have also heard they are running around all south of Yakima to the TC area. Love pics of the goats....

My buddy in Mansfield had photos of a newborn fawn last summer.
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #6 on: July 09, 2017, 12:33:21 PM »
Great seeing them, Thanks :tup:

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #7 on: July 09, 2017, 12:50:20 PM »
Very cool, thanks for posting the pics

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #8 on: July 09, 2017, 02:36:48 PM »
Thanks for sharing the pics. I have never seen them in this state but hope to some day. What part of the state were the pics taken?
Benton county, in the Horse Heaven hills area.

Saw a ton of them up there during the winter

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #9 on: July 10, 2017, 11:19:57 AM »
Thanks for sharing the pics. I have never seen them in this state but hope to some day. What part of the state were the pics taken?
Benton county, in the Horse Heaven hills area.
Awesome.  :tup:

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #10 on: July 10, 2017, 11:36:49 AM »
Very cool! Thank you for sharing!!!

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #11 on: July 10, 2017, 04:10:44 PM »
Great pics, its great to see Pronghorn in Washington. 

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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #12 on: July 10, 2017, 05:12:32 PM »
Thanks Hunting4sanity, great pics! I am always a day late and a dollar short!
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #13 on: July 14, 2017, 09:53:35 PM »
I saw 3 bucks just NE of Mansfield last night. One buck was almost mature and the other two were dinks. The big buck had a red collar. Good looking critters for sure. No photos of them, but they're hanging around Mansfield, mainly to the east about 5 miles.
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Re: Washington Pronghorn
« Reply #14 on: August 18, 2017, 09:36:02 PM »
 :tup:
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