Dealing with Pesky Groundhogs: Hunting Tips from Wayne

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  • David's avatar

    They eat good also. The meat is kinda sweet

  • Darren's avatar

    Tastes a lot like rabbit😉

  • Gobbler Knob's avatar

    What David said. Wood Chuck, ground hog, whistle pig, whatever you call them, they are the largest member of the ground squirrel family and absolutely fine table fare!

  • Bruce's avatar

    Got rid of one a week or so ago, ate a lot of plants before I connected. Did eata young one some years ago, tasted somewhat like squirrels.

  • Wayne's avatar

    Well if I ever get the big one to step out long enough to shot him I will be putting him in the pot. Never even thought to eat it but I'm willing to give it a try.

  • Appalachian's avatar

    conibear traps or snares on the burrows make short work of them

  • Wayne's avatar

    @Appalachian might have to try that. Just drove past the section I see them in and there were 3 of them out there. I killed this one there 2 days ago so I'm sure we are loaded up with them.

  • Brian's avatar

    Gun works good if you want to get rid of them

  • Wayne's avatar

    @Brian yea the. 410 put a hurting on this one. Can't really shoot a rifle where they are at.

  • Brian's avatar

    I mis spelled I meant to say gum not gun haha

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Wayne J

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