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Monthly Archive: September 2012

Sep
26

Wild Hog trapping was a challenge that got trapperchick started in trapping.

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Wild Hog trapping was a challenge that got trapperchick started in trapping Why do you trap? by trapperchick             I get asked over and over why I trap.  I have a love for the outdoors and the pleasure of being a member of a 10,000 acre hunting lease.  I never started hunting until 2005 and fell in love …

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Sep
26

Something to think about America, everything is turned upside down

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Something to think about America, everything is turned upside down

Sep
26

Coyote traps, You need good traps to trap, catch and hold a high percentage of coyotes.

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 Coyote traps, You need good traps to trap, catch and hold a high percentage of coyotes. by Clint Locklear, Predator Control Group Any coyote trap needs to be off-set. Now I am not talking about an off-set that is too small to do any good. I personally want to be able to push my pinky …

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Sep
26

Coyote, Raccoon, Fox or Beaver Trapping, When should you start trapping, fur being fully prime and your bottom line

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Coyote, Raccoon, Fox or Beaver Trapping, When should you start trapping, fur fully being prime and your bottom line. by Clint Locklear, Predator Control Group When should one start trapping? Every trapper has asked this question. There are two schools of though on this subject. One school of thought is that it is a waste …

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Sep
24

Ringtail smarter than cage trap, trapping video in night vision

Have you ever had bait stolen from your cage traps? It might not be the target animal you thought it was. The same can go on with foot hold traps. Just a little something to think about. A lot can go on with any trap set during the night.  What really happens may not be in the …

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Sep
24

TEXAS TRAPPERS AND FUR HUNTERS Fall Rendezvous

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TEXAS TRAPPERS AND FUR HUNTERS Fall Rendezvous October 19th & 20th        Junction, Texas, Stevenson Center Friday, October 19th 9:00-1:00 – M44 Certification Class - TDA 9:00-1:00 – Set Up (Pre-Register by October 1, 2012 by contacting your County extension agent) 1:00-2:00 – Beaver Trapping by Rodney Jordan 2:00-3:00 – Bait Handling by Wayne Derrick 3:00-6:00 – …

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Sep
24

Coon Crack, Raccoon lure for dog proof traps on the cheap with real results

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Coon Crack, Raccoon lure for dog proof traps on the cheap with real results   I am very proud to offer this lure for dog proof traps. COON CRACK is just that, something that turn a raccoon into an addict. If you want to make sure a coon works your trap, add a few pieces …

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Sep
24

A life lession for kids

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You don’t even have to see the Obama sign to know if the home owner is progressive. They will show their true colors.

Sep
24

Coyote Trapping for the Live market with …trapperchick…Coyote trapping video

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Coyote Trapping for the Live market with …trapperchick I was introduced to trapperchick (Dana) from Arkansas from LT Grey. He was telling me about this trapper in AR that was performing predator control on a 10,000 acre hunting club. The numbers were good for per square mile catches on coyotes and bobcats. Then LT said …

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Sep
20

Reason for Beaver Trapping, Attack of a rabid beaver on swimmer.

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Reason for Beaver Trapping, Attack of a rabid beaver on swimmer. This is a crazy story about a rabid beaver. How many times have you been nipple deep in chest waders in beaver country? Or had a snared beaver bump you in the leg? I did not even know or have heard about a beaver …

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Sep
20

Coyote Trapping, Beaver or Raccoon Trapping, how you can make some serious money!

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 Coyote Trapping, Beaver or Raccoon Trapping, how you can make some serious money! By Clint Locklear from the Predator Control Group book ….MINDSET OF A PROFESSIONAL THE ALMIGHTY AVERAGE The longer you play this game the more aware you become of the almighty average. Your average can come into play in two different areas. The …

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Sep
20

Trying to sell your trapping supplies or specialty trapping products, you must advertise, but buyer beware!

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Trying to sell your trapping supplies or specialty trapping products, you must advertise, but buyer beware!   Is print advertisement dead, well no. They will take your money and put the ad in a trapping publication for trappers to see. So this form of advertising is not dead. The question you have to wrap your …

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Sep
19

Trapper Quote of the week. Dreaming about a big season, dream bigger!

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Trapper Quote of the week. Dreaming about a big season, dream bigger! Remember, a person can not set himself on fire with his dream when he is busy wetting himself with dread. The highest achievers are not innately better than anyone else,but they have learned the importance of feeding the elephant faith, not fears.                                                                                                                                   Orrin Woodward

Sep
19

Grey Fox trapping, Grey Fox working a trap set in night vision

Grey Fox trapping, Grey Fox working a trap set in night vision Grey fox is a simple animal to trap and at the same time it is a very aggravating animal to trap. When I started trapping back in the lower 48 after trapping in Alaska, I thought catching grey fox was simple and oh …

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Sep
15

We are all Americans this years, so let’s do this together for the future of our country!

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Dear Friends: There are less than 3 months until election day when the people will decide who will be the next President of the United States. The person elected will be the president of all Americans, not just the Democrats or the Republicans. It’s time that we all need to come together, Democrats and Republicans …

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Sep
15

Disposable cable stakes, chain stakes and shock springs for coyotes, trapping question

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disposable stakes, chain stakes and shock springs for coyotes, trapping question Hello! I had a couple of questions regarding chains for coyotes. I know you guys are drag fans and it makes sense to use them, but I only have a dozen traps and I can only afford so much, but I was wondering if …

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Sep
15

After you Trap your Bobcats, Putting up bobcat fur, Top Dollar Cats video

After you Trap your Bobcats, Putting up bobcat fur, Top Dollar Cats video I learned this method of handling bobcat fur from Joey Vandyke of North carolina. If I remember right Joey explained this to me over the phone. Let me tell you light bulbs went off and bells started ringing in my head. It …

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Sep
15

Coyote trapping gets better when you learn how to trap the coyote from the coyote

Coyote trapping gets better when you learn how to trap the coyote from the coyote. Every time you get to see a coyote working a set in night vision, study it? What does the coyote do at the trap set? How does the coyote approach the set? Which direction does the coyote work the set? …

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Sep
07

Trapper quote of the week

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Trapper quote of the week, The mind  should always be the strongest muscle you have on the trap line.   A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.                                                                                                                                                    General Patton

Sep
07

How to trap coyotes once the coyote catch drop off. Coyote trapping is a thinking mans game

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 How to trap coyotes once the coyote catch drop off. Coyote trapping is a thinking mans game.   by Clint Locklear, Predator Control Group The shift that needs to be on your mind is the pattern that happens between major and minor locations. The major locations are the crossroads, pond dikes, long running edges, gaps …

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