Stoked...First banded bird!!!!

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Stoked...First banded bird!!!!

Postby shocktroop » Fri Jan 28, 2005 8:38 pm

Finally, after reading all about others banded bird stories with envy, I got one this evening. A gorgeous mature Ringneck. I called the number, was told I'd get a certificate of appreciation in a few weeks and the details on the bird. I've hunted ducks for 8-10 years or so, and really really, hunted em hard for the past 2-3 or so, and gotten scads of birds every season, but finally a band!! Woo Hoo!!!!!!
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Postby donell67 » Fri Jan 28, 2005 9:06 pm

congrats on the band. it is exciting to get a band.
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Postby mallardhunter » Fri Jan 28, 2005 11:39 pm

Congrats on the band.
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Postby texan68 » Fri Jan 28, 2005 11:59 pm

what part of texas do you live in????????
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Postby SCoutdoorsman » Sat Jan 29, 2005 12:50 am

Congrats glad to hear it.
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Postby puddleduck » Sat Jan 29, 2005 8:31 am

Congarats on the band!!!

I also got my first banded bird a Canada Goose in December after 28 years of duck hunting!
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Postby quackkiller » Sat Jan 29, 2005 9:06 am

Congrats! I still haven't killed a banded duck, but it's gonna happen sometime, I hope.
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Postby shocktroop » Sat Jan 29, 2005 11:06 am

Got the bird on the lower end of Lake arrowhead which is 18mi south of Wichita Falls Tx.
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Postby had » Sat Jan 29, 2005 11:24 am

awesome! :thumbsup:

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Postby gilmore1011 » Sat Jan 29, 2005 11:25 am

Congrats!!! It is a great feeling isn't it?
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Postby Chris_Hustad » Wed Feb 02, 2005 9:46 am

Congrats! I have mine mounted in my office and remember it like it was yesterday (as I'm sure you will).
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Postby shrpshtr » Wed Feb 02, 2005 12:59 pm

congrats. maybe one day i can get one...please God?!??!
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