New bow hunter from Wisconsin

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  1. Packsy

    Packsy AH Senior Member

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    Hello everyone.
    I am a new bow hunter, only 2 years, but I love it. I have harvested 3 animals to date, and am learning more every time I go out.
    My husband (Stretch) and I are going to South Dakota to hunt mule deer in October. Along with hunting white tails here in Wisconsin I am hoping to harvest more animals this year. We did go to Iowa last year and I was able to do a spot and stalk on a Texas dall ram. We each harvested a ram, but mine was bigger and more handsome so mine is mounted and in our living room.
    We are in the process of planning a safari in South Africa for August 2014. I am very excited for this adventure. I have started working out with my weights and will do a lot of practicing before then to get my bow weight up.
    Thanks.
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    Welcome to AH Packsy.

    You have the bug for the bow. Congrats on your success thus far.
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    Good for you Packsy and Welcome to AH! Your going to love Africa but you better get a second job because once you've been there you can't get enough of it and you to keep going back. Enjoy the site.
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    Welcome aboard Packsy from a fellow stick-flicker. I live just north of your next hunting destination in North Dakota. Mule deer are my passion. Unfortunately the population in ND has taken a real hit in the last three years - I hope you have some good luck down in SD this fall.

    nd
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    Welcome Packsy!! Sure you'll enjoy the sight as much as all of us.

    My best always.
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    Hi Packsy

    Welcome to the forum from one bow hunter to another!

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    Thanks all for the great welcome!!
    We are so looking forward to our hunt. Getting advise, meeting new people who share our passion, and seeing so many awesome pictures makes this forum/website great fun.

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