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Is he big?
« on: June 03, 2019, 10:13:52 AM »
Is he big, or does he just look big?

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2019, 10:14:58 AM »
Another pic

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2019, 11:06:26 AM »
Based on his head and shoulders i would say he is big. Shooter for sure.
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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2019, 11:10:13 AM »
Plenty big. Shoot em.

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2019, 11:32:43 AM »
Nice one for sure

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2019, 01:34:18 PM »
Bigger than Mine.  :'(
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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2019, 01:49:11 PM »
Looks like a teenager (4 year old bear).....long legs with small belly.  Big frame but not filled in yet.  In a couple more years he will likely be a masher.  Still a nice bear in the 250 lbs range ....... Is my guess based on the pics. 

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2019, 02:48:23 PM »
I agree with jreb, also based on the ears still looking large on his melon......once the ears look small and spaced farther apart, then you got something.

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #8 on: June 03, 2019, 05:00:28 PM »
id shoot

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2019, 08:39:09 PM »
Id have to go with big.. Ive had lots of bears on cam and this is a nice bear.


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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #10 on: June 03, 2019, 11:19:45 PM »
he's in the prime fawn and deer killing age


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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #11 on: June 03, 2019, 11:49:22 PM »
Great coat. Ears look big and close together. Small head and belly. Reminds me of my buddy in high school that got really big a couple years later.

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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #12 on: June 04, 2019, 11:19:07 AM »
Not huge, big enough!  Beautiful hide.
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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #13 on: June 10, 2019, 06:57:13 PM »
Saw one last night that would make this shake in his paws.🤣

Me and a couple friends were out glassing for bears, one of the others guys saw it and lost it, but I knew the general direction he was glassing.
Threw up my binos and saw him instantly he was so big at about 1 mile +, big male eating grass in a meadow.👍
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Re: Is he big?
« Reply #14 on: June 15, 2019, 03:39:07 PM »
Looks like a teenager (4 year old bear).....long legs with small belly.  Big frame but not filled in yet.  In a couple more years he will likely be a masher.  Still a nice bear in the 250 lbs range ....... Is my guess based on the pics.

I wouldn't call a 4 year old a teenager... 2 & 3 year olds yes. 4+ is mature imo. I agree he isn't fully filled in yet though and would put him at 300+.

Great looking bear! It may depend on his food source whether or not he gets much bigger... don't pass this one up!

 


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