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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #30 on: August 26, 2017, 06:38:32 AM »
Might want to keep the cameras out, your first thought of a small cat could be correct, thanks for sharing

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #31 on: August 26, 2017, 08:52:06 AM »
Now you have some nice pics for this year's Christmas cards. Too bad you were not allowed to keep the carcass.

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #32 on: August 26, 2017, 10:58:44 AM »
Thanks everybody! My dad and I will truly remember and tell this story for years to come. And I do have quite a few cameras still set out. Some are positioned for deer, the rest are for keeping track of what predators are coming and going. I do wish I got to keep the cat, probably would have turned it into a rug and enjoyed some mountain lion steaks.

I wish I could have gotten a photo of me, the cougar and the llama because her cackling was the only way I knew it came back. She was plenty spooked for one night, however. She's the true Cougar Hunter.  :chuckle:

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #33 on: August 26, 2017, 12:07:45 PM »
Very cool story and great photos.
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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #34 on: August 29, 2017, 09:16:30 AM »
Wow. What a story. Sorry about your ewes

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #35 on: August 29, 2017, 09:24:53 AM »
Sweet!   Sorry about your livestock loss
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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #36 on: August 29, 2017, 09:26:53 AM »
You could likely have that story printed in an outdoor magazine. Good writing.
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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #37 on: August 29, 2017, 10:33:46 AM »
Very cool story!  You, your dad, and the llama make a very effective team! 

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #38 on: August 29, 2017, 11:21:01 AM »
 :tup: :tup: :tup:
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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #39 on: August 29, 2017, 11:52:24 AM »
Nice work.  We have had a few calls out that way this summer, but it's always the next day and the hounds can't do much.  Glad you got him squared away

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #40 on: August 29, 2017, 11:56:59 AM »
You could likely have that story printed in an outdoor magazine. Good writing.

I was going to say this as well.  A great story is only great if you can communicate it well.  Your write up was very well done, I felt like I was reading something out of a novel.

Great job dealing with the sheep killer!
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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #41 on: August 29, 2017, 12:17:43 PM »
Awesome story.  Glad you got him.

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Re: Killed the Sheep Killer
« Reply #42 on: August 31, 2017, 11:26:32 PM »
Nice cat and good job. Lost 10 sheep in the past year to cats. Might be younger than 4. I shot a 175lb tom and according to wdfw tooth data he was 3 years old.

 

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