Share tips and ask questions on all types of duck decoys. Including working, classics, collectable, and carving decoys.
Moderators: HENDU3270, DUKHTR, fowlhunter, Remman
In Maine we get mostly wood ducks in the early season, maybe a few local mallards. We also have an early goose season the month before it opens up for ducks. What do you think about throwin some goose floaters in with woodie decoys? I'm thinkin about days when 90% of the birds I see are woodies...
- Posts: 265
- Joined: Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:15 am
Where do yya live at in Maine. I lived their about 5 years ago in Brunswick before moving. Iremember my dad used to take us jumpshooting out of a canoe. Wed kill teal, mallards, blackduck, woodies alkali the time. It was ulone of a kind!
- Posts: 38
- Joined: Sun Nov 25, 2012 9:06 am
- Location: Southern Maryland
NRA and DU member, are you? if not you should be!
rabbitdundied wrote: I use my mojos in places I don't want birds to land.
- Forum Moderator
- Posts: 3237
- Joined: Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:32 pm
- Location: sittin high in the Missouri skies!
Throw them to the side of your duck decoys. Here with all the farm ponds we hunt, we run no more than 2 dozen duck decoys and then off on the side we run maybe a dozen goose floaters.
Geese can be skittish when it comes to ducks. Keep that in mind..and play around.
- Posts: 1870
- Joined: Sun Nov 27, 2011 5:54 pm
- Location: Burlington, NC
Ive never seen a wood duck sitting near geese, but I have killed them in the same places. For gray ducks and baldpates we mix the decoys right in together and do well on them.
maybe, just maybe, if you held your mouth right and prayed a little, you might get a 1 day invite before the end of the season.
Just a possibility.
Send me a pm.
Have Gun Will Travel
- Posts: 4187
- Joined: Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:25 pm
- Location: Eastern Shore of Virginia
Return to Duck Decoy Forum
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 7 guests