Bad way to go..........

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Bad way to go..........

Postby jltrent » Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:51 pm

Looks like these elks got twisted up and it led to their demise.

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Postby kenny thomas » Sun Aug 13, 2017 1:29 pm

jltrent wrote:Looks like these elks got twisted up and it led to their demise.

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Is that in your back pasture?
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Postby Workinonit Farm » Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:12 pm

Wow! What a find! Definitely was a bad deal for the elk.
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Postby ALACOWMAN » Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:52 pm

Probably fighting,, nobody won...cept the wire..
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Postby Jogeephus » Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:24 pm

Shame.
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Re: Bad way to go..........

Postby jltrent » Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:00 pm

kenny thomas wrote:
jltrent wrote:Looks like these elks got twisted up and it led to their demise.

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Is that in your back pasture?
How did you guess? :lol:
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Re: Bad way to go..........

Postby farmerjan » Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:46 pm

Yeah it is a shame. There are reports of whitetails here that have gotten their antlers intertwined during the rut and died. We have had a couple of our White Texas Dall rams get their horns stuck and had to flip one over on his back to basically unscrew the horns from each other. Craziest thing we ever had happen but we are lucky to try to check on them pretty regular. These were at a rented pasture and the people living there called us. Hate to see it in the wild as you know they just starve or die from lack of water. But, that is past of nature/life.
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Re: Bad way to go..........

Postby Bestoutwest » Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:50 am

As bad as that sucks for the animals, that would be one heck of a cool mount.
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