??? Fox hunting PA

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??? Fox hunting PA

Postby tonekruise » Fri Feb 20, 2009 11:46 am

haven't been having much luck calling with my johnny stewart. any suggestions on which tapes to be using? how long should i stay set up for?
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Postby cjg » Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:09 pm

I've had good luck with the coyote pup/squealing rabbit fight.
I usually move in 1/2 hour if nothing happens. Make sure you can see good down wind.
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Postby floating redneck » Fri Feb 20, 2009 9:12 pm

try a higher pitch like woodpecker in distress keep stands short but make a lot of them a predator cant respond if it cant here you so keep moving about 10 mins for fox 15 for yotes
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Postby Norsky » Sat Feb 21, 2009 7:34 am

Any idea how many fox there are in the area? Here in Minnesota the coyotes have the fox pretty skittish. For the fox I would try low volume in the thickest cover you can find. Use low volume mouse squeeks or bird in distress tapes. Look for rabbits and you will find the fox.
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Re: ??? Fox hunting PA

Postby Deadduck101 » Tue Dec 08, 2009 5:21 pm

Where at i Pa are you?? We have tons around in chester county. Pm me if you are near by...
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Postby captainduckhead » Sat Dec 12, 2009 11:21 am

I have never had much luck with electronic calls, although I know very successful predator callers who use them exclusively. I have had great luck with mouth calls. I have always found it much more exciting to trap than to call. There just seems to be something awesome about walking up on a set and seeing a fox or a coyote staring back at you.
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