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Old 06-13-2018, 05:01 PM   #1
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Default Kansas vs Texas deer

Thought you guys might get a kick out of this size comparison.
I shot this deer a week or so before thanksgiving last year in Kansas. My grandson shot the other one in Sonora Texas on the following weekend.
Can you tell which one is which? Lol
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:03 PM   #2
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Wow!
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:04 PM   #3
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Danny and Arnold lol!
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:04 PM   #4
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Regional. There are small bucks in Kansas too. I shot a 6 point cull in south Texas that dressed 227#


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Old 06-13-2018, 05:26 PM   #5
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Heres a little ole Brush Country Buck.
Weighed over 250lbs on the hoof.
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:29 PM   #6
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Absolutely………………...on AVERAGE a absolute huge difference!!! I have shot doe in Kansas that I could not drag.
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:33 PM   #7
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Both of my avatar bucks are Kansas. Got my first East Texas shoulder mount finishing up in the next month or so. Can’t wait to see the size difference on the wall! Lol
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:34 PM   #8
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Not Texas deer.......more like west central Texas not mature deer. Lol. North Texas and South Texas deer are much bigger....when they mature.

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Old 06-13-2018, 05:46 PM   #9
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Both deer are the same age.
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:47 PM   #10
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Yes, Texas deer are just a little larger than jackrabbits. LOL!
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Old 06-13-2018, 05:53 PM   #11
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Yep, on average a Kansas or Midwest deer is going to be much larger. Unfortunately for the resident hunters of those states so are their women.


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Old 06-13-2018, 06:04 PM   #12
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Im not trying to say these deer are the same size, lol.....but those sideways mounts show more of the shoulder. I am sitting looking at two mounts that are same age and same area and my pedestal mount looks much larger than the regular shoulder mount. Yes, midwest deer are larger.....but some idiots think all Texas deer are small and the size of hill country deer which is just not true.

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Old 06-13-2018, 06:53 PM   #13
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Yep, on average a Kansas or Midwest deer is going to be much larger. Unfortunately for the resident hunters of those states so are their women.
Oh man this is priceless!
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:07 PM   #14
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Yep, on average a Kansas or Midwest deer is going to be much larger. Unfortunately for the resident hunters of those states so are their women.


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Lmao!!


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Old 06-13-2018, 07:07 PM   #15
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Montana muley on the left, N Texas whitetail on the right. Not all Texas deer are small, just most of the ones I kill.....
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:15 PM   #16
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A taxidermist can shrink a mount down as well

Judging body size by a finished mount is not 100% accurate
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:16 PM   #17
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No comparison! Your average mature KS deer is bigger than a mature buck in TX. Yes there are big bodied protein pigs in STX . But across the board them Midwest deer are bigger.
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:17 PM   #18
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We have killed several bucks 220 plus off of our place in Wilbarger and Foard county, largest was 256, I think a northern strain of deer were introduced to the area back in the 60's so I am told.
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:17 PM   #19
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Yep, on average a Kansas or Midwest deer is going to be much larger. Unfortunately for the resident hunters of those states so are their women.


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That's great
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:19 PM   #20
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This my buck from Ohio. He field dressed 280lbs. My buddy Chris, killed a Kansas buck few yrs earlier that made this one seem like a peeon.

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Old 06-13-2018, 07:43 PM   #21
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Heres a little ole Brush Country Buck.
Weighed over 250lbs on the hoof.
I bet you had fun loading him
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Old 06-13-2018, 08:26 PM   #22
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Bergmann's rule.
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Old 06-13-2018, 08:52 PM   #23
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I bet you had fun loading him
I didn’t touch him after I posed for the photo opp. Perks of hunting all inclusive resorts.
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Old 06-13-2018, 08:57 PM   #24
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Default Kansas vs Texas deer

180 pound mature texas deer on left, Kansas buck on right with a 25” inside spread. The picture doesn't do justice of the body



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Old 06-15-2018, 11:37 AM   #25
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Wow midwest deer are huge
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Old 06-15-2018, 11:44 AM   #26
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180 pound mature texas deer on left, Kansas buck on right with a 25” inside spread. The picture doesn't do justice of the body


That buck on the left is about as perfect in my opinion as one can get. Beautiful buck for sure.
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