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Shot this grey on the last day. Never seen one with a black ring around its neck. Real nice bird with a ton of orange on its back. Any of yall seen this? Pretty sure its all gadwall. Genetic mutation?
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I have seen it one other time.
Call, Kill, Consume.
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We get 1-2 a yr out if 300 ish/ yr. cool birds. Gads are like wigeon in that every one is a little different.
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We also shot a purple headed gad. Awesome birds
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I love gadwall!
Killing Ducks, catching fish in the summer time! Yea its in my bloodline!
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- Location: Winnie, Texas
A buddy of mine that I guide with shot a Gaddy the season before last(2011/2012) that had green and yellow on it's head. He thinks it's a hybrid, but no one is really certain.
I'll post pics once he gets it back from the taxidermist.
"A duck call is only as good as the man behind it" - Phil Robertson
BWT - 12
GWT - 4
Gadwall - 3
Spoonbill - 6
Ringneck - 3
Pintail - 2
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- Location: Tomball, TX
I shot a blonde bluewing a few years ago it was a white/ blonde almost a pearl tint tha only color on it was tha light blue on tha wings
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