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blacktail

(ˈblækˌteɪl)
n
(Animals) a variety of mule deer having a black tail
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Noun1.blacktail - mule deer of western Rocky Mountainsblacktail - mule deer of western Rocky Mountains
burro deer, mule deer, Odocoileus hemionus - long-eared deer of western North America with two-pronged antlers
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I vaguely recalled an episode of Bowhunter TV from a few years back that featured veteran bowhunter Larry D: Jones using apples as an attractant for blacktail deer in western Oregon ("An Apple a Day," Season 2).
However, blacktail buck hunting is usually best late in the season, after leaf drop has occurred and the rut has started.
Too, I've taken a pair of Northern California Columbia blacktail bucks with compounds before and judge traditional gear a logical progression.
FOR ANYONE CHASING the deer slam, the blacktail might seem like the most obscure of the five deer categories.
There will be a 180-foot casting pool, a shooting gallery, and exhibits such as the world-record Columbia Blacktail of the Northwest, and the sixth annual Southern Oregon Head and Horns competition.
c, whitetail, Coues whitetail, mule deer, Columbia blacktail, Sitka blacktail.
Although we saw several Columbia blacktail deer, hogs, and turkeys during our brief tour of a small portion of the ranch, we did not see any other large Tule bulls.
Mazama Sporting Goods will host a free "Late Blacktail Deer" seminar Thursday in Eugene.
I would recommend looking for a darker set of antlers, possibly a good set of blacktail horns or even a nice Texas whiteail rack.
Not more than a foot in front of me was a very docile Southern Blacktail rattlesnake.
Now the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is trying to persuade blacktail hunters to actually pull teeth from deer they harvest.
To my surprise I found myself within range of what was clearly a heavily antlered blacktail.