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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #50 on: February 14, 2017, 05:03:44 PM »
Monthly bump. Spring bear starts in two months....

Now is the time to learn about spring bear hunting if you haven't already.

Thanks for the support to one and all.
Author of "No Bait Just Bears" and "The Ultimate Guide To Black Bear Hunting". Follow on Instagram: bozeandbears.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #51 on: February 14, 2017, 05:18:34 PM »
Do they sell this book in stores? I like picking up items direct than waiting for it shipped. My neighborhood people steal packages.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #52 on: February 15, 2017, 05:44:02 AM »
Do they sell this book in stores? I like picking up items direct than waiting for it shipped. My neighborhood people steal packages.

Riverside archery has some, but that is in Skagit co. Barnes and Noble carry them in stores, but you should check online or call, before heading into the store, as not all of them have it in the box store.
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #53 on: February 15, 2017, 08:53:46 AM »
Do they sell this book in stores? I like picking up items direct than waiting for it shipped. My neighborhood people steal packages.

Riverside archery has some, but that is in Skagit co. Barnes and Noble carry them in stores, but you should check online or call, before heading into the store, as not all of them have it in the box store.
Good to know. Thanks

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #54 on: February 22, 2017, 10:13:54 PM »
I just ordered a copy.
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #55 on: March 19, 2017, 08:43:52 PM »
Congratulations to all spring bear hunters! Best of luck to you all!
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #56 on: March 31, 2017, 01:31:51 PM »
Spring bear is just around the corner.....

Knowledge is power!

Available in ebook and hardcover.

Pictured here is my Monroe springer.
Author of "No Bait Just Bears" and "The Ultimate Guide To Black Bear Hunting". Follow on Instagram: bozeandbears.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #57 on: March 31, 2017, 07:38:36 PM »
 :tup: :tup: :tup:
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #58 on: April 09, 2017, 09:44:15 PM »
Saylean- just ordered your book tonight from Amazon.  Hoping to pick up some pointers on calling- never done that before for bears.  I think I'm more excited this year for my 14-year-old son with him drawing Skagit than I was back in 2015 when I drew!  Less than a week to go.....

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #59 on: April 09, 2017, 09:52:38 PM »
Read the book cover to cover two weeks ago. Passed on to my partner.
After he is finished I plan to over it up on Pay Foreward.
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #60 on: April 10, 2017, 06:29:33 PM »
Mine is on its way  :tup:
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #61 on: April 10, 2017, 08:24:36 PM »
Saylean- just ordered your book tonight from Amazon.  Hoping to pick up some pointers on calling- never done that before for bears.  I think I'm more excited this year for my 14-year-old son with him drawing Skagit than I was back in 2015 when I drew!  Less than a week to go.....

Thanks for the support Ghosthunter and Denali.

Fishinandhuntin, PM me if you need any other pointers. I'd love to see your boy connect. Best of luck!
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #62 on: April 11, 2017, 01:05:37 AM »
Saylean- just ordered your book tonight from Amazon.  Hoping to pick up some pointers on calling- never done that before for bears.  I think I'm more excited this year for my 14-year-old son with him drawing Skagit than I was back in 2015 when I drew!  Less than a week to go.....

Thanks for the support Ghosthunter and Denali.

Fishinandhuntin, PM me if you need any other pointers. I'd love to see your boy connect. Best of luck!

Very excellent book!

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #63 on: April 11, 2017, 05:10:34 AM »
Can't say I know the author Douglas Boze to know his experience with regard to bear hunting.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #64 on: April 12, 2017, 11:18:36 AM »
Read mine cover to cover... Now, I'm gonna read it again! Great book! I've never gone hunting specifically for bears, but that's gonna change!

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #65 on: April 12, 2017, 11:36:02 AM »
I decided to hunt black bear this year for the first time (intentional trip, not just part of a sportspac "in case I saw one"), and just downloaded this book via Amazon kindle having seen the various posts.  Looking to learn as much as I can. 

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #66 on: April 14, 2017, 09:24:38 AM »
Just ordered on Amazon. Last one in stock.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #67 on: April 14, 2017, 02:37:22 PM »
Received mine a few weeks ago, looking forward to reading it on flights to and from Florida later this month.
As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #68 on: April 14, 2017, 04:58:33 PM »
Just finished reading the book today- and only received it on Tuesday from Amazon!  It was very well written with a great mix of general information coupled with real life personal encounters.  The chapters on calling bears were very informative and have me excited to give that a try in the near future.  Haha- I even ordered a "Fawnzy" decoy to try in conjunction with calling!

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #69 on: May 01, 2017, 03:45:53 PM »
Thanks for the support everyone. Hope ya'll liked it. If you liked it or even if you didnt, toss up a review on the site you bought it off of (amazon, barnes, etc) if you feel so compelled. Here is too a successful spring bear season!

Monthly bump.
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #70 on: May 01, 2017, 04:04:40 PM »
Don't suppose any of your family went to YVCC, say79 or 80 ? Name rings a bell.

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #71 on: May 29, 2017, 08:49:18 PM »
Monthly bump. Thanks to all for the support.

August is just around the corner.
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #72 on: June 28, 2017, 08:45:44 AM »
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BySteveon June 21, 2017
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I hate reading but bought this as it was suggested to me for an upcoming bear hunt. I can honestly say that I truly enjoyed reading this. It's very informative, easy to read, interesting and full of pictures to help better explain things. It's a great book for a beginner hunter, as well as an experienced one. I definitely recommend this.
5 out of 5 stars

Monthly bump. Thanks for all the support. Before we know it, hunting season will be upon us!
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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #73 on: June 28, 2017, 08:53:39 AM »
Mine just came in the mail yesterday. Will be diving into it soon

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Re: The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting
« Reply #74 on: June 28, 2017, 09:25:10 AM »
I'm about 3/4 of the way through. Great book, entertaining and informative.


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