Today on the show we’re joined by expert deer tracker and author John Jeanenney and we’re diving deep into the topic of blood tracking and recovering a hit whitetail.
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What You’ll Learn In This Episode:
– Who is John Jeanenney and how he became an expert on tracking deer
– How to evaluate the shot site
– How long to wait before tracking for chest shots, liver shots and gut shots
– How to handle body shots
– Will a shot just beneath the spine be recoverable?
– What to do when rain is in the forecast before tracking a deer
– At what point should you stop looking for your deer yourself, and try to get ahold of a tracking dog
– What happens when you bump a wounded deer?
– How to get ahold of a tracking dog
– What kind of dogs are best for blood tracking and can you train an older dog to start tracking?
– The biggest mistake firearm hunters make leading to lost deer
– And much, much more!
Show notes, resources, links:
– To learn more about John Jeanenney or to check out his books, visit born-to-track.com
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