I miss you guys very much!
I've started a new business on the side that's working out great!... I'll be posting more often, and have a lot of catching up to do with you great guys on this forum :grin:
Hi Dan, thanks for your concern pal :) ...I've been busy with work and my daughters wedding /house etc..
The wife and I spent 8 days in Banff Alberta 2 weeks ago, man its beautiful out west!!
I'm going back out to Alberta next September on an Elk hunt (y)
My wife and I saw lots of elk, rocky...
A normal day is like have breakfast in the morning and stuff, fishing etc, unless you want to hunt in the early morning which is possible for the big bears, otherwise just relax and hunt mid afternoon till dark which also I think is best,
Your absolutely right (y) ..I do have over 1000 Square ft of finished basement which is being occupied by my daughter and fiancé, getting married in december :grin: ..the man cave is getting 1 step closer, and all to myself and the wifey :grin:
Thanks guys, yes my friend does pretty much everything in house, from tanning to making the jaw set, reproduction nose, habitat etc, I pretty much seen everything he did, most taxidermists here in Ontario send all their hides to a tannery in Quebec which could be a time consuming process and if...
as a side note, this bear must of got caught in a trap or snare when he was younger, he was missing 4 out of 5 bear claws and was stubby on the fingers, here's a pic of the claw transplant that we did, pretty simple to do.
Got the cape on the manakin on Friday, should be all done this week with habitate and artificial rocks etc, should be all good, here's some pics freshly after mounting the cape, note that the string on the nose is for a snarl, and the cloth in the mouth is to keep the gum work damp and...