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I wanted to share this one with you guys, My son Zacgot his first bow kill last Friday evening. He has sat six times for three hours each & finallygot his shot he's been waiting for. I dropped him off Friday evening at a ladder stand, when I came back at dark to get him he had not only shot the deer but had already drug the deer back to the plot & was standing there beaming when I drove up. I pretty much freaked out.

He said that he couldn't shoot over the rail because he was too short although heis fitted with a safety harness he still managed to stand up on top of his seat without the deer busting him. The deer was standing at a slight angle quartered away.As he drew his bow the deer turned at even a greater angle. I had told him this was a good angle for a kill shot. At twenty yards he hit the last rib, went through the spleen, the left lung, & through the heart. The deer ran about 40 yards & Zac got to watch her fall. Pretty cool for a kids first bow kill. With all the deer I have killed in my life, this doe means more to me!!!!!! I'm mounting the deer for Zac. He thinks he's theCAT DADDY!!!

I would like to thank Robert, Anthony & the guy's at Outcast for setting Zac up with his bow.





 

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Proud Pops congrats to Zac....All the practice with sticks,spears,bb guns, sling shots pays off:clap:clap:clap

Great shot!:bowdown
 

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Way to go Zac, you are better than me with a bow this year. And a much deserved :bowdown for you Dad. I cant wait for this weekend. Gun opens and this is by far the best two weeks of my year. Lots and lots of family and very low stress. Congrats again.
 

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That is awesome.Cherish the time you spend with your son both on the water and in the woods. They grow up too fast. Mine is now away at college and I sure miss him.
 

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Congrats to Zac, and props to pop for intrudicng a sport that will live on to his son!:clap:clap:clap:clap
 

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Way to go Zac! Thats pretty impressive standing up on the seat and still getting the shot off without spooking the deer! I'd definitely mount that one!
 

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Dang impressive for ANYONE to stand up like you did to drive one home, let alone getthe shot.

CONGRATULATIONS, to say the least. Is that Sh** Eating grin going to be with you long.....I hope so.:bowdown:clap:clap
 

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Thanks to everyonefor the nice comments towards my son, when he looks over these post with me & is able to see that people are proud of him, I feel that it gives him a sense of pride. He feels as if he has accomplished a goal that he had set for himself. Now it is my job to keep him humble! I know I post a lot of Zac's photo's. Please never feel that I am bragging on my son, I'm just a proud daddy & I realize justhow fast time goes by. I'm building memories every day I can.I hope I get to send another post every week!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

MAKE YOUR CHILD YOUR BEST FRIEND !
 
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