HuntingNut » Forums » Hunting » Varmint Hunting » Coyotes and why I kill um.
HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: sandcrash
New Today: 1
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12582

People Online:
Members: 1
Visitors: 58
BOT: 2
Total: 61
Who Is Where:
 Members:
01: Tremblay > Forums
 Visitors:
01: Your Account
02: Your Account
03: Forums
04: News
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Your Account
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Your Account
16: Your Account
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: News
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: PointBlank Ballistics
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Home
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Photo Albums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
  BOT:
01: Your Account
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2358
  · Views: 372212
  · Votes: 1307
  · Comments: 85
 

Support our Advertisers

Coyotes and why I kill um.
By Popular Demand: Discussions related to Varmint Hunting
Go to page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  Next
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Varmint Hunting

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Oletrapper
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Dec 22, 2011
Posts: 20
Location: N. Kentucky

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 9:57 am    Post subject: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

The only good coyote is a dead coyote. I have witnessed them taking down new born calves, fauns and foraging for rabbits and digging out groundhogs. The link below shows shots taken with someones trail cam. Very graphic. Buck, as you can see, is still in velvet. That probably helped in its demise. When it comes to a coyote, kill um all!

www.pensacolafishingfo...es-102774/

_________________
Life Member: NRA,UTK,FTA,NWF,LKS
Annual Sponsor: QU,DU,NWTF
Annual Supporter: RMEF
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
stovepipe
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 25, 2008
Posts: 4877
Location: Pine, Az.

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 10:13 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Yikes!

Nature can be brutal at times....

Been seeing more yotes lately at some of my upland spots, seem to be getting bolder...so I keep a few #3 Fasteel handy. Pushed through a mod choke at close range? Not a lot gonna walk away from that. Pelts are turning too here, make a nice hat, mits or possible's bag.
Back to top
View user's profile
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 20, 2010
Posts: 2984
Location: Iowa

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 10:37 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

We had a farmer up the road that had 3 calves killed last year and with the lack of bigger predators to keep the coyotes in check are one reason they are multiplying fast. And as with the deer, the rear end of all 3 calves were eaten out!!

Yup Stovey, nature can be brutal.

_________________
Regards

Limitations are but boundaries created inside our minds.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
stovepipe
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 25, 2008
Posts: 4877
Location: Pine, Az.

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 11:20 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Yeh- I dont leave Jack's etc laying around after culling, I'll go gettum and give them to others, use 'em for back-strap burritos etc. There's so much encroachment now the habitat is going really fast so I'm not doing anything more to increase the predator populus, even though homes do a double-whammy on everything but predators, they love it. Maybe someday idiots will see the connection between development, loss of habitat and wildlife and predator activity in the back-yard of their new custom zillion$ housing tracts in once pristine hillsides and pans.
Back to top
View user's profile
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 7490
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 6:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

last week on the deer stand, two packs of yote were hott'n and a holler'n. there were no deer to be seen. We did get one of the yotes!

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
gelandangan
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 07, 2006
Posts: 5843
Location: Sydney Australia

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 8:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Oletrapper wrote:
The only good coyote is a dead coyote. ......... When it comes to a coyote, kill um all!

Such were said about the Thylacine or more commonly called the Tasmanian tiger, about 80 years ago....
To the point that the government is paying bounty for every head collected.
Of course it is their fault that we farm in their habitat, bloody animal!

One day, we woke up and go.. "Oops".. they are extinct..

Sorry to put dampener on the enthusiasm, but as a hunter we also got to be conservationist.

_________________
A straight line is the shortest distance between two points.
A smile is the shortest distance between two people.

The government I trust .. is my .45-70 Government.

Do - Not try!


gelandangan.weebly.com/
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4469
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 9:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Gelan, a good point however I don't think there is much danger in hunters causing coyotes to go extinct. They have expanded their range and numbers tremendously in recent years. I never dreamed I'd see any here when I was a kid and now I've seen several in the last year, without really looking for them. They were originally "west of the Mississippi" critters and now I've seen them within 200 yards of my home in North Carolina.

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Suzanne
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 27, 2009
Posts: 3311
Location: Eugene, Oregon

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 12:00 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

I know a coyote in Missouri...he's real friendly tho...I wouldn't shoot him, he'd shoot back. I wouldn't shoot every one I saw, but they do need some checks and balances. If their natural predators are absent, so are the natural predators of the game they feed on. More food more coyotes. You know that a given area can only support so many predators and when one is absent others will fill in. You get rid of coyotes and here comes cougars. It's the normal workings of a basic law that works for all of us. A coyote eating a deer is just as natural as a frog or a bird eating an insect. Humans put a value on game animals and label coyotes as destructive predators. Coyotes don't know the difference from a calf or sheep what they know is food and how to get some. They take care of the weak and sick, culling out the unfit and stupid, before they can breed again which leaves the strong and fit animals to see another day. Personally I won't kill one, I have a very nice coyote pelt in my house but they hold a special value and mystic in my world. I would see them as a very challenging quarry though, if I were to hunt them.

Suz

_________________
May the moon keep you centered,
May the sun keep you dancing,
And the stars shed light on your dreams.
Back to top
View user's profile
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 7416
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 3:25 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

good call galan and suz.
all of nature needs checks and balance, years back they shot the shags cause they ate too many trout... result too many trout and they got skinny n stunted. take out the bunnies and the stoats n ferrets take to bird life. now there is a predator that can be shot on site when ever and where ever.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13518
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 4:59 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

I see a similar problem here in Australia with feral cats...only thing is the cats are feral and non native, whereas the coyote is as native.

Stovey hit the nail squarely on the head when he mentioned developers...they care about nothing other than the almighty DOLLAR. Natural habitat...nah... its simply money waiting to be made, and the quicker "we" can claim it and build on it the quicker "we" can move onto more "natural habitat" and build it out. You say native animals need the land..."WE" need the money or the economy will fail.

Bastards Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad ...I would happily declare open season on every single one of them Shooting Sniper Pistol Shooting ...and I really don't care for the argument that says..."without developers you wouldn't have a house to live in". To that I say Bullsh1te...developers have only been around for a hundred years and people have survived and had houses without their greed for thousands of years before that!!! In fact, the world is full of buildings that are hundreds of years old and still solid, wheras pretty much every house or building put up by a developer has a very short life span. Planned built in obsolescence means more money down the track. Rant burr

Soapbox folded and locked away again.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
stovepipe
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 25, 2008
Posts: 4877
Location: Pine, Az.

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 8:17 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Beer, for Vince, before he blows, stat!
Back to top
View user's profile
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10504
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 8:29 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Coyote?

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Oletrapper
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Dec 22, 2011
Posts: 20
Location: N. Kentucky

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 8:42 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

I wonder what he thinks about Kangaroos? lmao
Bushmaster wrote:
Coyote?

_________________
Life Member: NRA,UTK,FTA,NWF,LKS
Annual Sponsor: QU,DU,NWTF
Annual Supporter: RMEF
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
stovepipe
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 25, 2008
Posts: 4877
Location: Pine, Az.

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 8:45 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Oh he's got plenty of other criters ta tend to, snakes, cicada's, all manifest of creepy crawly's.

Livin' in a swamp's like that ya know.
Back to top
View user's profile
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10504
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2012 9:02 am    Post subject: Re: Coyotes and why I kill um. Reply with quote

Oletrapper...I was alewding to Suz comment.

Let's see...The major aminal problem around here. The usual group. Raccoons, oposums, armadillos, cicadas, an assortment of large prehistoric flying bugs (they chase bats), foxes, an occasional coyote wondering through and bobcats. A few new ones added thanks to MDC (Missouri Department of Conservation), bears (from Georgia) elk and cougar (from the north country). Once in a great while a californian will rear it's ugly head up. And no swamps here. Just lagoons.

The rest are non-consiquencial.

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Varmint Hunting
Page 1 of 5
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  Next



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.