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Calling / grunting

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Interested in others opinions about what may be the most effective call during the rut and into the rest of the month.

Ive been practicing contact calls, doe grunts, bleats and estrus bleats, and the ever so difficult breeding bellow.

Which do you use or prefer. And do you have any tips for "making " the calls?

Im still trying to figure the best calls for given situations, but Im thinking to lure in a buck I may want to use the bleat, estrus bleat and breeding bellow?

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What I have picked up on it a doe bleat every 30 min. and a buck grunt about every 30 minutes.

Alternate them every 15 minutes or so.

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Single bleat and single grunt?

So.....

doe bleat at 000 hours, then after 15 minutes buck grunt, then doe bleat at 30 minutes, and buck grunt at 45 minutes, so on and so on?

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Ah, it is a good way to start and work from their grin

I think many over call way too much, but in some cases maybe it is what is needed.

What advise do you guy have?

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