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    @hotsoup mate that's a huge Billy!! ! How much do you reckon he weighed?

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    I have a few good goat heads and one that is 37 inches wide Scores around 110 DS so yours should easily go over a 100 DS.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blisters View Post
    Nah it's a 708 bergara scout, small hole in the goat too, took ages to find the penetrations must have gone straight through
    cheers..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blisters View Post
    @hotsoup mate that's a huge Billy!! ! How much do you reckon he weighed?
    Mate I'm not too sure! No idea actually. He was pretty substantial. @Blisters

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    Bet he stunk like a sackfull of dead weasels!!!!
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    cheers..

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    Fallow I shot last week

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    I Have Sexdaily. I mean Dyslexia! Fcuk!

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    Caples ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boaraxa View Post
    Caples ?
    Yep

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    Shit I ment snee road seen as how theres no deer down here , you must have overtaken tahr to get that one ! good stuff , you guys had some good frosts by the looks of it , its totally shat it self here now I tossed the gun in the truck at 3.15 to go for a arvo shot im glad I turned around b4 I even got there had a wicked mini storm blow through thunder lighting hail stuff getting blown all over the show , you timed it well ! looking forward to the shooting storey...at snee road
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boaraxa View Post
    Shit I ment snee road seen as how theres no deer down here , you must have overtaken tahr to get that one ! good stuff , you guys had some good frosts by the looks of it , its totally shat it self here now I tossed the gun in the truck at 3.15 to go for a arvo shot im glad I turned around b4 I even got there had a wicked mini storm blow through thunder lighting hail stuff getting blown all over the show , you timed it well ! looking forward to the shooting storey...at snee road
    I was actually just lining that buck up out the back of Snee Rd and Shootm appeared out of the blue and elbowed me in the eye, and took the shot himself.

    The Caples looks nice. Good effort Shootm. Nice pics too.
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    Not the roar any more.
    But I almost shot this stag twice very early in the roar ... only for him to get away or the fog come in and beat me.

    Spent a solid month hunting other places during the roar and finally got back to see if this guy was still around.
    Found him with 6 mixed age hinds at 1500m and pulled off an easy stalk in to 310m for a short wait and regulation shot in the shoulder.

    Nice to finally get him as I had seen him a couple of times last year also.

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    He was a big unit but in poor condition compared to the stags I shot during the roar.
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    ^ legend, nice work

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    Quote Originally Posted by hotsoup View Post
    I know, it wasn't roaring.. But this is my first billy @ 38". Not even sure what is regarded as a trophy billy???

    Hunting in East Cape region. I missed some seriously gut wrenching opportunities. Identified a beauty of a stag at 120M, 14pts and fired what i thought was a kill shot... heard the impact... Spent the next 5 hours trying to track him down. Seriously gutting. In the end I came away with a fatass spiker which was needed to fill the freezer. Great trip regardless! Many big animals spotted which got the adrenaline pumping!!!
    That's a serious goat! Would easily take out your local and maybe national NZDS goat trophy!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 300CALMAN View Post
    That's a serious goat! Would easily take out your local and maybe national NZDS goat trophy!
    Cheers! I had no idea, I actually saw the goat 2 days before I shot it. Will have to measure it. @300CALMAN

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    akaroa1 that's a beauty good to hear you got him after plenty of trying, perseverance does pay off.
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