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  1. #1951
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    Quote Originally Posted by kotuku View Post
    all right you big hearted buggers .got an aussie lady here on the coast dying to try swan /canada/feralgoose or peacock.catch is shes moving on early january ,but this family is mad keen on the stuff.
    anyone got a few goose breasts or swan loitering in their freezer.
    If so PM me asap.
    cheers
    kotuku.
    i aINT even seen the hindquarters of a shootable goose since feb last year let alone gnawed on ones breast.

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    had 15 geese circling the house this morning before heading out onto the river.
    hopefuly ellesmere bound and i,l have a crack at them tuesday or wedsday before they start moulting.

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    those geese are still about the,re feeding quite close to town .
    feels great to hear geese calling again and to call at them.
    quite impressed with the ease of use of the power clucker.

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    This morning on our deck
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    It's all fun and games till Darthvader comes along

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    This morning on our deck
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    12 days to parrie time with hopefuly a side order of geese.
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    Driving to work on Sunday, a pair of Callies crossed the road ... only three bumblebee chicks ... I wonder just how many may have been lost due to the rain and coolth!!!
    ...amitie, respect mutuel et amour...

    ...le beau et le bon, cela rime avec Breton!...

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    thats exactly what my missus calls them to
    there are heaps of pairs with little,uns
    so tiny its no wonder they lose them probaly almost daily.
    the long wet grass is aparticular killer where we go not to mention cats hawks.
    the only thing i havent seen are the weasel clan but they must be there somewhere.
    see how many there are when they creche up

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    right the 20 gauge steels finaly here.
    managed to get 4 boxes each of the federal 20 gauge upland steel load with fs [flightstopper] pellets.
    ita a 7/8s ounce load in 3,s and 4,s doing 1500 feet per second.
    hopefuly theres some parries and geese to try it and the 2,s ive got on.
    cos the 3 inch 28 gram 2,s were shite on parries.
    for the life of me i dont get why the seasons so early [13th of jan] given f&g wont even do there moult counts untill the end of january.

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    found parries flying
    bar murphy and huey sticking thier oars in.
    our small limit of 5 each should be a piece of cake

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    That is hardly sporting of f&g to open the season so early ...
    ...amitie, respect mutuel et amour...

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    Quote Originally Posted by EeeBees View Post
    That is hardly sporting of f&g to open the season so early ...
    its in responce to crop damage in the early harvest areas of nth canterbury and supposedly so younger gunners can get out with dad/mum over the holidays.

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    even with 20 gauge rifled slugs i might be nervy running into the owner of this.

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    Good evening fellow game bird hunters and the fucken (KEY BOARD WARRIORS)
    Today started off pretty slow with fine weather and nothing happening.Two black labs sucking up to ya every time the thermos or food came out!
    Late morning we shifted and got a meal for the table.Ace the black lab did her buisness.
    Ace and Sean buggered off for a night shoot elsewhere so had the old yapper mate and his hairy useless mutt with us for the night shoot.
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    "Thats not a knife, this is a knife"
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    This morning, 1 shot, 1 bird, started raining, back in bed.

 

 

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