Crow No Mo - Predator Hunting - Predator Hunting / Calling / Trapping Forums, Blogs, Hunting Logs and Articles. - PredatorTalk.com

Jump to content



Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links


Photo
- - - - -

Crow No Mo


  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 glenway

glenway

    Michigan Lifer

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6100 posts
  • Location:Shiawassee County, MI

Posted 05 July 2020 - 04:30 AM

Came home from early gardening chores out back this morning and saw a few crows behind the house.  Even though they're not "in season", they can still be taken out under certain circumstances according to law:  causing a nuisance is one of the exceptions.  Since they raid the nests of songbirds, I don't want 'em around.  Just don't appreciate the bullies.

 

Got to the garage where I keep my old Marlin model 81 bolt action rifle (vintage 1937) topped with a Hawke scope.  Scope has parallax adjustment and I keep it on 30 feet for ground squirrels and red squirrels out the garage window.  Ammo is CCI CBs, 29-grain bullets at a mere 710 fps.  Wimpy stuff but plenty good enough for normal rodent control.

 

However, I estimated the shot to be between 50-75 yards so I moved the parallex accordingly and turned up the magnification and held over some 4 inches.

 

The rather large varmint fell over dead at 64.2 yards.

Attached Files



#2 pokeyjeeper

pokeyjeeper

    Die Hard Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1421 posts
  • Location:clinton county,Michigan

Posted 05 July 2020 - 05:02 AM

Nice sniping congrats

FLATLANDER'S CUSTOM GAME CALLS

‚Äčthe working man's game call

 


#3 glenway

glenway

    Michigan Lifer

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6100 posts
  • Location:Shiawassee County, MI

Posted 05 July 2020 - 08:06 AM

Looks like I'm showing the wrong gun, dang it.  That's another garage gun, an old Remington.  But, it's the right crow.



#4 youngdon

youngdon

    Prolific Member.....

  • PredatorTalk Pro-staff
  • 22893 posts
  • Location:Goodyear AZ

Posted 05 July 2020 - 08:46 AM

Good shooting Glen !

                          Tree Branch Calls

      

 

Never kick a dead coyote, especially one that ain't dead when your gun is still in the kitchen. Just ask your favorite Yooper what will happen. But if its a bobcat in a 330 coni and you think he's dead,,,,,Think again..

                                                       

                                                         

20 years ago we had Johnny Cash, Bob Hope and Steve Jobs. Now we have no Cash, no Hope and no Jobs. Please God, don't take Kevin Bacon !

 

 

 

RIP Chris Miller

 

 


#5 kiyote

kiyote

    Major Contributor

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2946 posts
  • Location:idaho

Posted 05 July 2020 - 10:06 AM

I'd call you Jeramiah  aka  "crow killer" but that would be offensive to the crow nation. so I will just say ,well done !


if you build your life upon a firm foundation , 

the storms of life won't blow it down!


#6 hassell

hassell

    Die Hard Member

  • PredatorTalk Pro-staff
  • 11798 posts
  • Location:creston,b.c.

Posted 05 July 2020 - 05:14 PM

Well done indeed, the doves around here are really annoying, when ever we have a minute we try to reduce the population.



#7 porcupine

porcupine

    Junior Member

  • Members
  • 7 posts
  • Location:Westen Washington State

Posted 06 July 2020 - 11:50 PM

Nice shooting. Thanks for sharing. 






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users