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17 year olds first bear!
« on: September 05, 2017, 10:44:32 AM »
My cousin Jlada shot his first bear today at 35 yards! I believe that this was the bear I missed hitting a tree limb on Sunday before I got mine. He shot it 200 yards from where I shot at it Sunday. I believe it's around 200 lbs. I'm so happy for him. That's 2 of 4 tags filled now.
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2017, 11:16:34 AM »
Very cool! I bet he is hooked now. Congrats to him!  :tup:
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2017, 11:20:44 AM »
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2017, 11:46:24 AM »
A grin like that makes it all worth while.  Congrats to your cousin!
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2017, 11:52:48 AM »
 :yeah:

Good job!!
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #5 on: September 05, 2017, 11:57:09 AM »
Nice work!  :tup:

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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #6 on: September 05, 2017, 11:57:58 AM »
Sweet!
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2017, 12:04:56 PM »
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2017, 12:18:44 PM »
Awesome!
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2017, 01:11:25 PM »
Great job  :tup:

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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #10 on: September 05, 2017, 02:00:21 PM »
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Re: 17 year olds first bear!
« Reply #11 on: September 05, 2017, 03:20:54 PM »
Woot woot! Congrats!
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