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When the buck was 6 1/2 years old, I decided he was as big as he'd likely ever get.
Clearly it's easier to evaluate where a buck's neck merges with his chest if the buck is standing with his head in a straightforward and upright position.
Even though the 6x6 hadn't showed up in daylight yet, Steve decided that since the conditions were perfect, he would take his 11-year-old daughter, Cassidy, to hunt a blind where the buck was living.
Another reason that dairy goat keepers prefer to keep bucks and does separate is the buck smell.
He found most customers prefer an American-made knife, "especially if it has the Buck brand name on it.
When the buck comes out of the woodline, charging, and hits the decoy, you may not have a lengthy window of time before the buck realizes he's been deked.
After showing that we can sweep to either side, we will run the buck sweep out of our double wing formation [ILLUSTRATION FOR DIAGRAM 4 OMITTED].
Knowing this doubles my probability of finding the buck I'm hunting.
They never see these ghosts, because the buck is presumably one step ahead of them all the time.
If during the 60 days prior to breeding the buck experiences fever or trauma to the testicles, his ability to breed during the season could be compromised.
Actually, now that I think about it, the fight may have started when Bobby got home and saw the buck hanging.
Jack has been with the Buck family for 23 years and he epitomizes the commitment and service excellence Buck's retail partners have come to expect," said CJ Buck.