Why Would He Shoot That Buck?

Why Would He Shoot That Buck?

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The author with an 8-point buck he shot while crossbow hunting in Wisconsin last season.

 

“Why would he shoot that buck?” Yep, that’s a real question from an alleged trophy buck hunter who saw this photo on Facebook the day the hunter shot it. Apparently, this 8-pointer was too small, too young or too who-knows-what for that person to share in the happy moment.

Why would he shoot that buck? First, let’s clarify: That he is me. Why would I shoot that buck? Hmm. Let me count the ways.

I grew up hunting deer in the Chequamegon National Forest — more than 1.53 million acres of the deer-unfriendliest public land in Wisconsin. Deer densities then (and now) were single…



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