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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #15 on: January 08, 2018, 02:39:36 PM »
Couple mink and a couple of beavers.
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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #16 on: January 08, 2018, 07:04:42 PM »
Nice work!  :tup:

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #17 on: January 08, 2018, 07:10:35 PM »
Looks like a great day on the line !!

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #18 on: January 08, 2018, 08:20:34 PM »
like to see em dried and brushed out...........  :-)

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #19 on: January 08, 2018, 10:45:41 PM »
Nice job. Mink is still on my bucket list.  I haven't caught one yet
Boar looking for Sow to hunt with. LOL

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #20 on: January 11, 2018, 09:31:56 PM »
A rat and a mink.
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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #21 on: January 12, 2018, 08:20:29 PM »
Nice!  :tup:

Have you guys ever tried any of the commercial mink lures?

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #22 on: January 12, 2018, 08:37:39 PM »
we have but a beaver leg or muskrat carcass work best for us

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #23 on: January 12, 2018, 08:42:44 PM »
Cool, thanks for the input!

Got 3 cages out with hind beaver leg in it. We'll see what happens. I watched 3nails YouTube videos. He said to get the pan about 1.5" below water.

What do find works best? Are you also catching some of them in swimthrus?

Only caught one mink before (in a bobcat trap  :chuckle:).
Always wanted to catch more so I'm targeting them this year a little bit.

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #24 on: January 12, 2018, 09:21:50 PM »
all the mink are caught in small cages. We set near the waters edge and cover the trap with grass so it looks like a tunnel. make sure if you are setting on a big stream make sure you wire it off in case the water comes up.

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #25 on: January 12, 2018, 11:14:14 PM »
Thank you!  :tup:

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #26 on: January 17, 2018, 07:04:49 PM »
2 more mink.
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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #27 on: January 17, 2018, 07:08:35 PM »
Anyone ever had this happen?  We hung a beaver in this tree couple weeks ago.  The other day while checking it the beaver was gone and the tree was all tore up.  The beaver was hanging a foot or 2 higher than where the tree is tore up. 
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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #28 on: January 17, 2018, 07:33:33 PM »
Anyone ever had this happen?  We hung a beaver in this tree couple weeks ago.  The other day while checking it the beaver was gone and the tree was all tore up.  The beaver was hanging a foot or 2 higher than where the tree is tore up.

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Re: Trapperguy22 and Bigshooter's 2017-18 season
« Reply #29 on: January 17, 2018, 08:06:55 PM »
 Yep that's what my prebait sites look like !!Looks like coyotes ring that low if it was way higher I would say bobcat

 

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