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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 12:22 PM
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Posted By GarGuy
Crap like this burns my butt as well. Thats why...

Crap like this burns my butt as well. Thats why its against the law to dump them like that. Making bowfishing illegal because someone violated the law doesnt make sense to me.

All that...
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 12:18 PM
Replies: 96
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Posted By GarGuy
Those are not alligator gar sir. Common error..

Those are not alligator gar sir. Common error..
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 12:13 PM
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Posted By GarGuy
All Gary related and late Archaic. Top one looks...

All Gary related and late Archaic. Top one looks like its made of heat treated Novaculite. The rest are probably made of ogalalla chert. The dark one may be another material but I have seen ogalalla...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-16-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 96
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Posted By GarGuy
Of course there is not a single gator gar in that...

Of course there is not a single gator gar in that pic.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 96
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Posted By GarGuy
https://discussions.texasbowhunter.com/forums/show...

https://discussions.texasbowhunter.com/forums/showthread.php?t=527246&highlight=alligator+gar+facts

Here is the link mentioned above. You will see gar reach 4ft in 2 years in that study.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 96
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Posted By GarGuy
SimeK, Yes I am sure of my data. The quote you...

SimeK, Yes I am sure of my data. The quote you dug out is from a study done by Dr Ott. Literally 35 years ago when TPWD had no clue how to age an alligator gar.

I have personally raised many...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By GarGuy
We need more and better pics. Hes in the 40s if...

We need more and better pics. Hes in the 40s if he is a 9pt, I cant tell if he has a matching leaned back g2. No idea how old fro that pic.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,370
Posted By GarGuy
NO, The thousands of 07 and 09 super spawn...

NO,

The thousands of 07 and 09 super spawn fish that were just below 4ft in 2010 were not counted in the population estimate.. Now they are well over 6ft and the 2013 and 2015 super spawns are...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-13-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
Time to tooth check that one.

Time to tooth check that one.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,370
Posted By GarGuy
That gator could have been legally shot and broke...

That gator could have been legally shot and broke off.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-12-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
If that was the only pic i saw, I would have...

If that was the only pic i saw, I would have guessed him 5.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-11-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
Well, I would ne more comfortable guessing his...

Well, I would ne more comfortable guessing his age from that one pic than i would from his jaw bone.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-11-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 108
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Posted By GarGuy
I know he is mature. He is still pretty thick for...

I know he is mature. He is still pretty thick for the time off year with brahma bull shoulders. Ill guess him 7 but I maintain no one including myself knows without history. One pic from one angle is...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-11-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
Some great discussion here. Thanks to TOT and...

Some great discussion here. Thanks to TOT and Elgato for the great input as well as others. It is a proven fact that deer teeth wear as they age. The graphs show that. the kicker is that there is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-09-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By GarGuy
I just dont recall... was along time ago.

I just dont recall... was along time ago.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-09-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By GarGuy
Happens a lot. I once brought a little gal home...

Happens a lot. I once brought a little gal home from a date and her mom pointed out that her shirt was wrong side out.. apparently she had got dressed in the dark.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-08-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 7,994
Posted By GarGuy
I came back for another look. no telling how big...

I came back for another look. no telling how big you could grow them if you learned to tooth age.
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 02-08-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,825
Posted By GarGuy
I love her. Shes just awesome in every way. Shes...

I love her. Shes just awesome in every way. Shes not like most of the liberals that have a hidden agenda to destroy capitalism. She actually believes the talking points and is going to FORCE the dems...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-08-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 857
Posted By GarGuy
Lord we come to you for this man in the Name of...

Lord we come to you for this man in the Name of Jesus. You say where two or three come together agreeing on a thing that it will be done. Our Brother has already stated that he believes in your power...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-08-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,370
Posted By GarGuy
When this garbage first started, TPWD put...

When this garbage first started, TPWD put together a slide show of how the alligator gar had been exploited by commercial fishing. One of the pics in that was a truck load of 30-50lbers. It was my...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-06-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
Not true in most cases here in east tx. We...

Not true in most cases here in east tx. We killed a known 8 year old this year. If I had no history on him , i would have called him 6 by his teeth based on wear of known age deer on my place. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-06-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 970
Views: 89,852
Posted By GarGuy
It was on a hand thrown shaft.. Likely thrown by...

It was on a hand thrown shaft.. Likely thrown by an atalatl. Used to kill large animals such as deer and bison.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-06-2019, 12:59 PM
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Views: 89,852
Posted By GarGuy
Johnny and I excavated a large site very near...

Johnny and I excavated a large site very near you. It had artifacts ranging from 200 years old to 12,000 years old. The point you have is much older than the invention of bow and arrow in the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-06-2019, 12:39 PM
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Posted By GarGuy
Ill go with Early Stemmed on the type as the base...

Ill go with Early Stemmed on the type as the base appears to be ground although I cant be positive without holding it. A good guess would be early Archaic maybe 7,000ish years old.

The material...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-06-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
Rusty, I would guess your far deer are virtually...

Rusty, I would guess your far deer are virtually identical to my East Tx deer genetically. Natural browse is likely identical as well. It only makes sense that tooth wear would duplicate my results...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-06-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 8,150
Posted By GarGuy
Looks like I had him added up pretty close! GIANT...

Looks like I had him added up pretty close! GIANT deer sir!
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-04-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 973
Posted By GarGuy
Huntersight.com- See the forest from the trees.

Huntersight.com- See the forest from the trees.
Forum: Photography 02-04-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,887
Posted By GarGuy
You should get you a 457 Texans SS and whack that...

You should get you a 457 Texans SS and whack that sucker legally next year.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-04-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,486
Posted By GarGuy
Several of my bucks in Houston co are shed. i had...

Several of my bucks in Houston co are shed. i had two shed last week in Dec as well. Happens every year here.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-04-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,526
Posted By GarGuy
While he is likely old, i think he may also have...

While he is likely old, i think he may also have a deformed lower jaw.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-04-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,621
Posted By GarGuy
Killer perdiz. Sure wish the base was there..

Killer perdiz. Sure wish the base was there..
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-02-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 22,277
Posted By GarGuy
You might try a bag of those glass aquarium...

You might try a bag of those glass aquarium marbles. Florist use them sometimes as well. They pattern pretty well out of a cannon and can wipe that herd of pigs clean from 30yds.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 02-02-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 973
Posted By GarGuy
Huntersight.com- BETTER than pea gravel

Huntersight.com- BETTER than pea gravel
Forum: It's All About the Video 01-30-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By GarGuy
Great kills. Sometime a season isnt just about...

Great kills. Sometime a season isnt just about your personal kills. I think you had a GREAT year.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-30-2019, 02:25 PM
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Views: 901,652
Posted By GarGuy
I just stopped by to throw a log on the fire in...

I just stopped by to throw a log on the fire in this winter weather.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-30-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,032
Posted By GarGuy
Nice pot of ranch style beans! LOL, seriously...

Nice pot of ranch style beans! LOL, seriously looks good but hey i like ranch style beans too.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-30-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 3,976
Posted By GarGuy
Thank you for clarifying that point. Im glad...

Thank you for clarifying that point. Im glad TPWD is trying to get everyone on the same page. Multiple opinions on a law are slippery to navigate.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-29-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 901
Posted By GarGuy
This is a fantastic program. I went on a bunch of...

This is a fantastic program. I went on a bunch of those hunts while my daughter was growing up. Its positive in every way.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-29-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,166
Views: 213,989
Posted By GarGuy
Yeah, I had been sitting with him every hunt and...

Yeah, I had been sitting with him every hunt and he had passed several big deer. I was already on another stand when he decided to hunt alone that evening.. I guess he just decided it was time for...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 01-29-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 108
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Posted By GarGuy
I guess I presumed you was an expert and thats...

I guess I presumed you was an expert and thats why I engaged the conversation with you. I look at the teeth on virtually every deer we kill. I agree its a tool to determine general age class and can...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-29-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,905
Posted By GarGuy
I think the bigger story here is that TPWD...

I think the bigger story here is that TPWD changed their written Mission and Philosophy statement to eliminate the verbage "SOUND SCIENCE" as a requirement for managemet decisions. When was that done...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-28-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2,166
Views: 213,989
Posted By GarGuy
Thanks TildenHunter. Thats KnarlyTen. I heart...

Thanks TildenHunter. Thats KnarlyTen. I heart shot him with a 280gr 45ca.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-28-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2,166
Views: 213,989
Posted By GarGuy
Most here know that I really enjoy taking Dad...

Most here know that I really enjoy taking Dad hunting and putting him on a good deer. This year was no exception as he was really pumped about hunting Kicker3 and for good reason as K3 would likely...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-28-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,905
Posted By GarGuy
I sure would like to think a group of sportsmen...

I sure would like to think a group of sportsmen could stop this. In TPWDs Mission and philosophy statement, SOUND SCIENCE has always been a required as a base for management decisions. i just looked...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-26-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,905
Posted By GarGuy
Good post River Rat. Im wasting my time...

Good post River Rat.

Im wasting my time giving much input on here as this thing is already decided. If you read through the transcripts, you will see where Craig Bonds told the commission that...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 01-21-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2,327
Views: 303,953
Posted By GarGuy
Well a great spring should jump start those deer...

Well a great spring should jump start those deer with an extra year of age.. I have two that have lost their horns already so it wont be long until shed time. Thanks for keeping this thread going.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-20-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,372
Posted By GarGuy
Yeah? what u gots fore sell?

Yeah? what u gots fore sell?
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-20-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,986
Posted By GarGuy
Season has been close a couple weeks in East tx...

Season has been close a couple weeks in East tx but I was able to kill a 7.5 year old 11pt with mine as well as two hogs. My wife killed a big bobcat with it.

457 Texan ss shooting 279gr soft...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-20-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By GarGuy
Thanks for the show. It is an Early Triangle as a...

Thanks for the show. It is an Early Triangle as a couple other folks said. They are considered Early archaic but they stayed around for quite a while.. I have dug them at the Plainview level and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-20-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,861
Posted By GarGuy
Watching the video of them coming in gave me buck...

Watching the video of them coming in gave me buck fever and i have seen them a lot.
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