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Junior is cleaning up on them and he found some more in the freezer!

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Mitch and I went back out tonight and checked the traps and we pulled in another 24 pockets and 2 stripes. We left out 24 traps and we'll check them tomorrow. When he got home he was double checking the tails and he found another 2 bags in the freezer. The new total is 170 pockets and 5 stripes. Hope you guys aren't getting tired of the posts but I think after this week we're going to take a little breather until the next crop gets cut and start getting our stands up for bowhunting and get back to fishing.

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mrklean, Mitch took in the gophers today and ended up with 182 pocket gophers and that'll get him $546 dollars. Not bad for a 13 year old in 2 weeks. July 28th he got $209 dollars for his pockets and stripe gophers. So to date thats $755. He can'tdecide if he's getting another rifle for predator hunting or a gun cabinet. He's bought 3 guns since he was 10 with his trapping money. Pretty proud of him.

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that is awesome. what does he currently use for predator hunting right now? Not sure if the prices on AR's has dropped much, but he could get into a Olympic Arms K16 for just about what he has right now.

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He's been using his TC Encore(one of the rifles he bought) in .223 but is thinking of going to a bolt action for a little extra fire power. I think he'd like a AR as well. Maybe he could let his dad use it. Some of you may have seen these but here's some of his kills.

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that is awesome! to see a young man with so much exitment in his eyes. and some value of the outdoors and what it can bring to you. job well done

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Tell him great job! Brings back great memories from when I was a kid. Cant think of a better summer job! Its great to see a young man work hard and get what he wants.

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