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monstermoose78

Hunting Season 2017 starts in the morning

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monstermoose78

Get ready !!

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monstermoose78

Going to try and get a dove or three and maybe some crows.

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monstermoose78

Got three doves but no crows. Note to self if using pheasant loads let the doves get out there before shooting. 

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birdguy

It was nice to hear the shooting Saturday morning. I'm limited to grouse and maybe some pheasants with a 20 gauge this year. Tore three tendons and my bicep muscle in my right arm a year ago (shooting arm) - shot my spring turkey left handed this year. Got everything fixed though - Doc says I'll be able to shoot a 12 gauge again next year - sucks getting old, but maybe duck hunting with a 20 might work, small ponds and woodies? Yep, might just work......?

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monstermoose78

You can hunt everything with a 20. My brother kill countless geese with his 20 gauge.

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gimruis

You might have trouble using a 20 gauge for turkeys.  They have body armor.

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monstermoose78

They have some amazing turkey loads for 20 gauges now.

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monstermoose78

Well a no go for youth waterfowl day, so Finn and I are going to whack some doves.

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monstermoose78

Not one dove seen while out hunting for them. Finn and I found a crippled goose and I called it in to the local dnr. I did not buy a early goose license or I would let Finn get it.

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monstermoose78

Went up north grouse hunting it was fun. I must say having a dog makes it better. 

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This weekend is duck opener and I am jacked up for it. 

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monstermoose78

I can’t sleep!! I got a problem and my dog does too!! I got two more hours to sleep.

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monstermoose78

Got two drake woodies took some advice from some great shooters and I only shot like 5 shells. Finn retrieved my ducks but got muddy so he got a bath.

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Duckdog2017

Where is good duck hunting I have a new young Hunter anything in isanti surrounding areas

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monstermoose78

There lots of lakes and public land to explore. 

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gimruis

I went out for duck opener near Milaca and it was sweltering HOT.  It was even cloudy/drizzly for a portion of the morning and it was still unbearable.  The DNR needs to move all these major hunting season openers back a week.  Its pretty obvious that fall is getting hotter and hotter.  We got 6 ducks and 2 geese but so it was at least a somewhat decent hunt but that didn't make up for the fact that it was like hunting in Louisiana.

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monstermoose78

They can’t really move it back because the teal and woodies would be gone

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gimruis

The woodies were still around in November last season because it was in the 60's on deer opener.  They won't be gone.

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monstermoose78

Nope there is a bunch of wood ducks around as I hunted with @river rat316 today got my limit of woodies. 

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monstermoose78

I got a double on mergansers I thought that was great. Finn made a fine double retrieve, but both were laying dead in the pond.

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monstermoose78

Got one more wood duck

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