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Old 04-10-2019, 07:05 AM
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Been seeing a ton of Ground Grizzlies dead on the side of roads and standing in fields on my drives home from work the past couple weeks or so.....still early, and I don't really care for killing them this early, but anyone out there yet?

Depending on the area I usually take either the 17HH, 223, or 204. The old 223 being my favorite G'Hog popper.....but I just jumped on the 6.5CM bandwagon and purchased one....that will easily double the distance of the 223/204. Can't wait for Spring to finally hit and Summer to settle in!
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Old 04-10-2019, 08:09 AM
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A buddy has killed a couple hundred already. I haven't been out yet myself and probably be at least another month before I do.

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Old 04-10-2019, 05:43 PM
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Talking ground squirrels, prairie dog , Marmots, or ground hogs ?
Our gophers and prairie dogs are out full force, been sending them a LOT of lead as of late.
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Old 04-10-2019, 07:32 PM
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A buddy has killed a couple hundred already. I haven't been out yet myself and probably be at least another month before I do.

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.....and when you do post pics!....I always enjoy your rock chuck pics!

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Talking ground squirrels, prairie dog , Marmots, or ground hogs ?
Our gophers and prairie dogs are out full force, been sending them a LOT of lead as of late.
Well...being this is "Gettysburg PA area" and I referenced "G'Hogs"....that would mean Groundhogs (AKA Ground Grizz, Whistle Pig, Woodchuck, Pasture Poodle, Bean Bandits, Lil Obama's, to name a few...)

Not too much opportunity here for ground squirrel, prairie dogs or gophers.....I wish though. I miss ground squirrel shooting in California.
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Old 04-11-2019, 07:49 PM
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Talking ground squirrels, prairie dog , Marmots, or ground hogs ?
Our gophers and prairie dogs are out full force, been sending them a LOT of lead as of late.
We have been poking holes in the gophers since early march we went on a 4 day safari last week and perforated just over 200 we need some warmer/ windless weather to get the numbers up
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I was talking about rock chucks (marmots - ground hogs are marmots too).












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Old 04-15-2019, 03:23 PM
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Can tell Xnavy was in the west calling them Rock Chucks.
Rock Chucks
Ground hogs
Marmots
Whistle Pigs
all the same critter
OBTW there is a bounty on Paxatawny Phil for his such inaccurate prediction this year
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Old 04-15-2019, 07:57 PM
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Can tell Xnavy was in the west calling them Rock Chucks.
Rock Chucks
Ground hogs
Marmots
Whistle Pigs
all the same critter
OBTW there is a bounty on Paxatawny Phil for his such inaccurate prediction this year
Yeah it's been awhile since I was out west Doc.....

Regarding 'ol Phil.....I'm not far from Punxsutawney.....there's been several years I'd like to put some lead in that G'Hogs melon!
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