Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 24
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    13
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    162
    Thanks
    21
    Thanked 32 Times in 23 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 13 Times in 2 Posts
    Lord have mercy!
    "Elk don't know how many feet a horse has!"

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Parker, CO
    Posts
    1,434
    Thanks
    213
    Thanked 375 Times in 312 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 133 Times in 27 Posts
    Wow! That is a toad!


    Sent from my iPhone

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    OREGON
    Posts
    1,701
    Thanks
    406
    Thanked 399 Times in 317 Posts
    Congratulations
    134
    Congratulated 178 Times in 25 Posts
    Wow, what a ram!

  5. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Dolores, Colorado
    Posts
    3,654
    Thanks
    630
    Thanked 989 Times in 640 Posts
    Congratulations
    102
    Congratulated 169 Times in 42 Posts
    That is one great sheep. But I have concerns......

    I have never really been in favor of animals found dead qualifying for the record book. I just feel that to be listed as a true trophy, it should have been taken during a fair chase hunt, not found dead. Just my hangup I guess.
    Colorado Cowboy
    Cowboy Action Shooter; Endowment Life Member-NRA
    The Original Rocket Scientist-Retired
    "My Father always considered a walk in the mountains as the equivalent of church going."
    Aldous Huxley

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    The mountains of Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
    Posts
    470
    Thanks
    3
    Thanked 245 Times in 122 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 36 Times in 5 Posts
    Id prefer a deadhead becoming a world record than a Denny Austad Mossback animal becoming one...just my personal thought though. At least that animal died of age instead of being watched and hounded by a pack of mossbacks crew waiting for the HIGH paying customer

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to mntnguide For This Useful Post:


  8. #7
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Dolores, Colorado
    Posts
    3,654
    Thanks
    630
    Thanked 989 Times in 640 Posts
    Congratulations
    102
    Congratulated 169 Times in 42 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by mntnguide View Post
    Id prefer a deadhead becoming a world record than a Denny Austad Mossback animal becoming one...just my personal thought though. At least that animal died of age instead of being watched and hounded by a pack of mossbacks crew waiting for the HIGH paying customer
    No argument about that here!!!
    Colorado Cowboy
    Cowboy Action Shooter; Endowment Life Member-NRA
    The Original Rocket Scientist-Retired
    "My Father always considered a walk in the mountains as the equivalent of church going."
    Aldous Huxley

  9. #8
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    The mountains of Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
    Posts
    470
    Thanks
    3
    Thanked 245 Times in 122 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 36 Times in 5 Posts
    Im looking forward to hearing the score of this one...HUGE is about all i can say. Sure doesn't help me get away from my minor sheep addiction ever since i got my OIL sheep in Idaho in 07'

  10. #9
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    162
    Thanks
    21
    Thanked 32 Times in 23 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 13 Times in 2 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by mntnguide View Post
    Id prefer a deadhead becoming a world record than a Denny Austad Mossback animal becoming one...just my personal thought though. At least that animal died of age instead of being watched and hounded by a pack of mossbacks crew waiting for the HIGH paying customer
    Absolutely
    "Elk don't know how many feet a horse has!"

  11. #10
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Minnesota
    Posts
    933
    Thanks
    281
    Thanked 166 Times in 150 Posts
    Congratulations
    65
    Congratulated 40 Times in 7 Posts

    Quote Originally Posted by Colorado Cowboy View Post
    That is one great sheep. But I have concerns......

    I have never really been in favor of animals found dead qualifying for the record book. I just feel that to be listed as a true trophy, it should have been taken during a fair chase hunt, not found dead. Just my hangup I guess.
    I agree! I thought Boone and Crockett, pope and young, or record animals was for harvested animals not an animal found dead of old age. I also don't agree or would ever pay thousands for a hunt to shoot an animal that has been watched for years just waiting for the highest bidder to harvest him, but each to his own. I'm not dissing anyone who has hired a guide, just think an animal found dead shouldn't be in the same class as a fair chase animal. IMHO!!

 

 

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •