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Online JakeLand

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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #15 on: November 21, 2020, 09:01:38 PM »
Wolves and fox both stink

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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #16 on: November 21, 2020, 09:08:16 PM »
So do some beavers. Just saying.
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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #17 on: November 21, 2020, 09:23:06 PM »
So do some beavers. Just saying.

Depends on the amount of hair
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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #18 on: November 21, 2020, 09:47:45 PM »
Coyotes and crows wonít even eat a otter
The old lady pulled into the driveway last night and saw a coyote trying to pull a ziplock bagged otter skull off a cable spool by my garage.


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I believe that coyote planned on setting it on fire in front of your door, ringing the doorbell and running. :dunno:
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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #19 on: November 22, 2020, 07:46:59 AM »
Coyotes and crows wonít even eat a otter
The old lady pulled into the driveway last night and saw a coyote trying to pull a ziplock bagged otter skull off a cable spool by my garage.


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I believe that coyote planned on setting it on fire in front of your door, ringing the doorbell and running. :dunno:
Could be I was surprised as well ,
But it did happen


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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #20 on: November 22, 2020, 11:05:10 AM »
One of my favorite quotes from Wiley Carrol, "Anything that stinks has value as coyote lure."
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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #21 on: November 23, 2020, 05:46:57 PM »
Alchase: I have been schooled that wolves could be vectors of a varity of blood borne diseases. I have been taught to wear gloves and wash my skinning tools in bleach solution after skinning wolves. And honestly it wasnt a hard sell. Some wolves are really nasty. Its not like theyve rolled in something rotten, its just a really rank smell that permeates your skin.
I remember a wolf I skinned last year. I wore rubber gloves when I skinned it. I had to go out right after skinning it. I was home for two days, where I took three showers and washed my hands several times. When I got back to camp, I could still smell that wolf on my hands.
I am impressed with the trappers in Alaska and Canada who have to hang frozen wolves in their cabins to thaw before skinning.
Oh well, the sweet smell of success.

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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #22 on: November 23, 2020, 06:28:50 PM »
But the sweet smell off cash when that hide sells would probably offset the smell on your skin :o

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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #23 on: November 23, 2020, 08:34:39 PM »
Thatís a cool pic right there ! You should post more ! Good work

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Re: Eating your catch
« Reply #24 on: November 23, 2020, 09:07:20 PM »
Thanks JakeLand, I appreciate it.
I am the photographer. But what Im striving for, is to be the Wolfer. Oh well, maybe next year.....

 


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