Hayden’s doe

Discussion in 'Youth Hunts & Photos' started by Deckgun, Oct 29, 2017.

  1. Deckgun

    Deckgun Active Member

    Sep 18, 2010
    Fulton, MO
    Hayden made contact with a big fat doe using my 44 mag lever action my first gun mydad bought me when I was 15. We had a fun day watching bucks fight in the food plot and seeing a good 8pt at 100 yards and not being able to get a good shot in the morning to being in a stand and having a doe come into 10 yards and allowing him to take a shot. We talked before the doe came in about how me and my dad and grandpa taught me is if we take a moment and say a prayer and ask thank god for allowing us the time to be in the woods he created and thank him for letting us be here in this moment and to provide us with a chance to see a deer and help us to provide food for our family, Hayden took a moment and we both said a little prayer and it wasn’t 5 minutes later the woods came alive a little 4 pt walked by about 200 yards north of us from west to east and I told Hayden get ready the deer are moving so he got the gun and we watched for 10 more minutes and Hayden whispered dad a doe wait there’s two, I told him there going to get closer and when she was at 10 yards he pulled the trigger. After the shot we were both shaking from the excitement he gave me a hug and said That Was Awesome!!!! IMG_0865.jpg IMG_0841.jpg IMG_0843.jpg IMG_0844.jpg
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  2. LeGrande

    LeGrande Member

    Jun 26, 2016
    St Robert
    Awesome, congratulations!
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  3. STTH

    STTH Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2006
    Turd Crick North
    That right there to me is what youth season is about, congratulations
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  4. henry

    henry Fan Boy aka Mr Twisty and

    That's great. And that's a nice size doe. Congrats to Hayden. :cheers:
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    MAJORTOM Well-Known Member

    Mar 14, 2006
    At work as usual
    That's a fat ole nanny! Congrats to Hayden and yourself!
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  6. flatlander_

    flatlander_ Really? Show me. .

    Awesome! Great memories right there!
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  7. Satch

    Satch Senior Member

    Aug 5, 2008
    Central MO
    That is the essence of youth season. Congrats to him.

    when you're up in the stand for his last hunt, you'll talk about all the hunts you had through the years just like my son did yesterday before he killed his buck.
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  8. rat

    rat Legbone

    Dec 13, 2005
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  9. fishshooter

    fishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 30, 2007
    Way to go boys
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  10. Deeraholic

    Deeraholic Great White Buffalo @*%!

    Good stuff young man!
  11. callaojoe

    callaojoe Máistir an pointe hocht.

    Jan 21, 2004
    N/C Missouri
    Nothing better than taking a good deer, with a cool gun! Congrats to Hayden!!! :tup:
  12. h_callahan

    h_callahan Senior Member

    Nov 14, 2008
    warren county
    awesome deer. congrats
  13. jewilliams

    jewilliams Well-Known Member

    Feb 15, 2012
  14. mrmurph

    mrmurph Well-Known Member

    Aug 15, 2005
    NW Missouri