So tired of this crap. It took us about 5 years to finally "convince" the neighbors down the road with 100 acres to stop running dogs every day all over the 3,000 or so acres around them, including our property. We had about 5 years of peace and good hunting and now this year a new crew of thugs have decided to dog hunt the area. Saturday's hunt was completely ruined.
I understand it is a tradition for some people, but in modern times where the vast majority of deer hunters still hunt, there is no realistic way dog hunters can practice their sport without affecting the hunting on neighboring properties, no matter the property size. All these 3 strike rules don't do shite and there is little to no way for game wardens to effectively enforce the laws without an outright ban.
I have the regular GPS collar without the shock rig. It works very well. You don't need it where I hunt though. The dogs have to cross a canal or highway to leave our place. The deer don't like
In Virginia where I live, deer and other game animals are the property of the landowner. When that game animal leaves your property, you are no longer the owner. The other guy is
quote:Here in lies the problem. People don't get to know their neighbors anymore. When someone does something that infringes on their tranquility instead of trying to come to an agreement where all can live together they'd rather outlaw the activity their neighbor enjoys as simple revenge. They don't like him or his kind so they wish to destroy what it is that brings him happiness.
people we know personally.