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Offline Alchase

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Re: #93
« Reply #25 on: January 24, 2012, 12:45:28 PM »
  Someone that archery hunts shot a cow a few years back with one.  My brotherinlaw shot a cougar tom with a gps collar and ear tag.

I would have been tempted to put the GPS collar in my rig and drive all over the state, maybe leave it in downtown Seattle  :peep:
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Re: #93
« Reply #26 on: January 24, 2012, 01:44:29 PM »
Yeah I've seen loads of cows with ear tags on them. Used to milk them 2x a day :tup:
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« Reply #27 on: January 25, 2012, 09:04:19 PM »
I shot a mule deer in 05 with a collar and ear tag.

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« Reply #28 on: January 26, 2012, 06:45:14 PM »
Quite a few years when hunting in Mt. with the father-in-law and he shot a collared cow. The collar was a piece of pvc 2" pipe that had been heated bent around in an oval and then where they came back together, flattened out and had 2 bolts holding it together. There was a gps tracker inside of it.

We copied down the info inscribed on it and turned it in at a game check. After the season I made contact with bioligist and he looked it up and said she was 16 years old, was collared when 1 1/2 and tracked for 2 winters. They then sent a copy of all they had. I was able to plot the movemnts on a map and she'd moved about 25 mile on the flat map between winter and summer. Was easy to see during the hunting seasons the movemants to different areas were more frequent. 

Was really fun to see the info and the movement.

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Re: #93
« Reply #29 on: January 27, 2012, 06:14:16 PM »
Here is one a buddy shot archery in the Bumpping in '05.



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« Reply #30 on: January 30, 2012, 04:11:24 AM »
Miss # 154 is looking good!  :o
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« Reply #31 on: January 30, 2012, 04:38:21 AM »
 I came across a herd in the Skokomish that had about 8 out of 25 collared; bulls and cows. They had been transplanted from the Chehalis Valley after the Skok herd had been decimated by the Squaxins.

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Re: #93
« Reply #32 on: February 01, 2012, 09:52:15 AM »
321 collard bull naches

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« Reply #33 on: February 01, 2012, 09:53:29 AM »
here he is  quite tranqel  :chuckle:

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« Reply #34 on: February 01, 2012, 09:54:56 AM »
321 is the bull towards the back in the first pic

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Re: #93
« Reply #35 on: February 01, 2012, 10:13:12 AM »
I've only ever seen one elk with a collar.  It was a few years back in little naches .

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« Reply #36 on: February 01, 2012, 01:16:21 PM »
ya thats where i harvested 321  i returned the collar  then i asked if i could have another tag or  10 points and they said they were unable todo that atleast i tried    :chuckle:

 

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