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Offline HuntinCrazy

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #15 on: February 07, 2018, 02:42:03 PM »
I've got the same issue.....and love it!quote author=NavyChief08 link=topic=222807.msg2963667#msg2963667 date=1514971672]
Ok so this is going to sound dumb as *censored* especially since I'm a hunter, but what the hell do you do if you have a huge turkey problem on your property. I own 15 acres north of Kettle Falls and at last count I have 64 turkeys. These things don't move if a shoot a .22 or a 12 gauge to scare them off. I can literally walk 10 feet up to these damn birds before they decide to move along.


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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #16 on: February 07, 2018, 03:07:50 PM »
Youth hunt - great idea!

As a backup, I have a friend looking to do his first archery turkey hunt. I'd be happy to drive him over and sit with him but kids first!

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #17 on: February 07, 2018, 03:13:49 PM »
Youth, vet or active service,  newbies etc. Blast em!

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #18 on: February 07, 2018, 03:26:23 PM »
You could also enlist some people for the fall/winter season (next year) and try to put some fear in them before they decide your place is a good spot to spend the winter.
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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #19 on: February 07, 2018, 03:44:03 PM »
Check with Wildlife, girl friends parent ranch has the same problem. Family members have no limit and non family must buy tags. Limit two. Our SSS

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #20 on: February 07, 2018, 04:31:17 PM »
Common problem, crop damage, aggression, hay stack damage, go with h20hunter, all available seasons and tags.

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #21 on: February 07, 2018, 05:03:58 PM »
I'd be more than happy to take care of some of that problem.
Look man, some times you just gotta roll the dice

So many free days, so few fish....

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #22 on: February 07, 2018, 06:44:11 PM »
Kids and veterans and older hunter would love to hunt that Im sure.


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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #23 on: February 07, 2018, 06:48:41 PM »
What are they hurting? They are just trying to winter like everything else
Go hawks

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #24 on: February 07, 2018, 08:23:21 PM »
What are they hurting? They are just trying to winter like everything else
You must not ever had a turkey problem,they poop everywhere,step in it ,every time you go out,then drag it back in your house not good.I have turkey in my yard every winter , but I live in town so no hunting sucks.

Two birds in the Bush is always better than one in the hand-that way you can always go to the Bush and hunt another day .conservation=Better hunting.
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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #25 on: March 04, 2018, 08:11:23 AM »
That would be a good thing for youth hunters. My son went out last year first time and I got some rude people when asked for some permission for him only. We never did shoot a single shot last year. This year Im gonna try and get his sister in on the mentoring program. Maybe with 2 kids I might be able to get it done. Gotta love the wild pets some people get.. glad to see you are different.

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #26 on: March 04, 2018, 08:22:46 AM »
Since this America  and capitalism rules Id charge an access fee. Forget haveing inexperienced hunters shooting close to your house  it s an unnessary liability. 50 bucks a bird seems about right.

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #27 on: March 04, 2018, 04:22:22 PM »
As someone whos only hunted for Turkey once and is currently looking for opportunities for spring, this sounds awesome. I know m, maybe not a real hunt but a great opportunity to bag one bird, and practice skinning/gutting.

Feel free to send me a message. :)

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #28 on: March 04, 2018, 04:51:12 PM »
Youth, vet or active service,  newbies etc. Blast em!

you forgot seniors...

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Re: Turkey Problem
« Reply #29 on: March 04, 2018, 05:48:35 PM »
Brand new hunter here, never been for turkey before but am responsible and respectful.
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