dispatching game

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dispatching game

Postby lbhansford » Thu Dec 19, 2013 11:17 am

blunt object to the head or 22 Rim fire? Preparing my first line this weekend.
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Re: dispatching game

Postby ksfowler166 » Fri Dec 20, 2013 12:43 am

I would at the very least carry a .22 cal rifle in the truck in case I caught a skunk. I imagine that shooting it a 50 or 100 yards would be infinitely better than trying to whack it with a bat, release it, or stick a syringe in it.
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Re: dispatching game

Postby Bernie P. » Tue Jan 14, 2014 8:51 am

Another vote for the .22 rimfire.
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Re: dispatching game

Postby thomashamm2 » Thu Jan 16, 2014 9:33 pm

500 s&w all the way...hard to beat the power!!!

just kidding...22 to the head
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Re: dispatching game

Postby Elvis Kiwi » Fri Jan 17, 2014 1:09 am

claw hammer and carry a gun too.
so how did you get on????
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Re: dispatching game

Postby Duplex lover » Fri Jan 17, 2014 3:12 pm

We just use a shovel to kill a trapped dog. Whack them over the head with the flat of the blade, you got to hit them hard. A bat works to but I hate to get that close to the whirling devil. :bow:
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