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Scotts217 Mar 22nd 2011 04:06 PM

Anyone have any bucks showing any antler growth yet?

jamie Mar 22nd 2011 05:04 PM

I only have one buck , and he has started re-growth . they are about 3/4 inch up as of today . He lost his others jan 25 . I hope this is a good sign , grow from now till september .

Whitetail Sanctuary Mar 22nd 2011 05:36 PM

We have some bucks starting to blacken up so the push is on the way!

Scotts217 Mar 22nd 2011 05:47 PM

I have one that is just about to break the skin. He lost his Buttons in early Feb. I have a Gladiator Buck fawn that still has his buttons.

WRW_2 Mar 22nd 2011 05:52 PM

We have some that are just starting to come up. Should be an interesting year. Of course we still have one holding both sides, and a couple that just dropped in the last couple days. Early growers or late growers, we won't know anything for a couple months yet. My favorite time of year.

Arrowhead Whitetails Mar 22nd 2011 05:57 PM

Same for us Mark. I just saw that you live in the town named after me...lol It was good to see you last week.

Four Seasons Whitetails Mar 22nd 2011 06:04 PM

We have 2 roosevelt and 1 rocket buck fawns showing about an inch of velvet.Seems kinda early as we had snow covering the pens again monday.Nashville back to ny and snow....I want spring!!

BC Buck Trout Mar 22nd 2011 06:59 PM

Mike it's funny you mention Roosevelt... he only lost his buttons about 10 days ago and has already put an inch up in that time and the mass will be unreal. And that nice 150" yearling he had last year is coming up probably 5"-7" circumference and 3" up already. That Holly girl I have left is a very similar breeding.

DJ Johnson Mar 23rd 2011 04:50 AM

The bucks here are still holding on to their antlers. I am ready for them to drop.

daywoodwhitetails Mar 23rd 2011 05:17 AM

My buck still has his buttons and my fawn just lost his cant wait to see what this year brings

warrenwhitetails Mar 23rd 2011 08:38 AM

yep! Sudden Explosion is out of his head.

CurtisLloyd Mar 23rd 2011 08:50 AM

I am assuming that for it to be antler growth, just like scoring it has to be at least 1/8"???

gcw matt Mar 23rd 2011 10:24 AM

I have a 3 yr old that is showing about 3 inches out of his head. Last year he started early, but Petered out.

Josh Mar 23rd 2011 11:01 AM

Still in a winter wonderland here! Not much in the way of growth.

virgil Mar 23rd 2011 01:24 PM

I have a couple in the 140 class already at least until they shed.


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