Got a Coyote today

Discussion in 'Predators, Varmints, and Hogs' started by Paul Jones, Jan 13, 2008.

  1. Paul Jones

    Paul Jones Member<br>'07/'08 Bowhunting Contest Team Winner

    I got to do a little hunting this afternoon, and I took this coyote on my second set up. It was getting close to dark and I set out my caller and decoy and started calling. I was set up on a hardwood ridge that ran along a large cutover. About 10 minutes into the calling this yote came in at a fast trot, and I put him down at about 50 yards. He was making a run at the decoy but I took him about 15 yards before he got to it. I still don't remember what kind of decoy it is, but it works. :thumb: I love this beginners luck. :thumb: Here's a pic of the yote.

  2. BuzzBait

    BuzzBait Well-Known Member

    Great Yote Bro.congrats

  3. Bowman

    Bowman Well-Known Member

    Paul, what kind of call are you using? I have been trying to get a yote and havent had in any luck calling one in this year.
  4. Paul Jones

    Paul Jones Member<br>'07/'08 Bowhunting Contest Team Winner

    I'm using a Foxpro caller, and I'm using a combination of three different rabbit in distress sounds. I've been starting out with a loud series of calling and then turning the call down and using a baby cottontail in distress call. I'm a beginner, but its been working. In 4 trips I've called in 2 bobcats, and this yote. I've also had 3 owls and a chicken hawk come sit right above me. Good luck to you.
  5. retnuhreed

    retnuhreed Well-Known Member

    Congrats, nice yote!
  6. antler3

    antler3 Well-Known Member

    Congrats nice yote !!! Your addicted ain't no turning back !!!! :thumb:
  7. Lgreen

    Lgreen Well-Known Member

    Way to go Paul keep it up!
  8. Mr. Chitlin

    Mr. Chitlin Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    NE Ark
    Looks like you are breaking the new AR in right!! :thumb:
  9. snydedawg

    snydedawg Well-Known Member

    Good looking gun and dog!!

    I got a long weekend planned for next month with me and "Big Boy" goin' down to see my Dad and hunt dogs, cats, and crows all weekend. I can't wait!!
  10. Paul Jones

    Paul Jones Member<br>'07/'08 Bowhunting Contest Team Winner

    Thanks guys. Glad to see you on here Chris. I hope yall make it down to eat squirell tommorrow night.