One legged ducks

Discussion in 'Waterfowl Hunting' started by 10pointman, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. 10pointman

    10pointman Moderator Staff Member

    This is my second one legged duck this year.whats doing this?turtles,gators?
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  2. cwiz

    cwiz Well-Known Member

    Someone skybusted and flared it straight into the decoys where it got tangled up in a spinner and lost the leg, if I had to guess:smack:
     

  3. BDW

    BDW Premium Member<br>Merganser Slayer<br>2011 Turkey

    I'd say maybe a turtle???
     
  4. 10pointman

    10pointman Moderator Staff Member

    I figure if it was shot off,it wouldve killed the duck.But I guess its possible.
     
  5. scott36

    scott36 Active Member

    Crackhead stole the band!!
     
  6. 10pointman

    10pointman Moderator Staff Member

    Heck I didnt think of that! I bet thats what happened!:fit:
     
  7. does that mean it swam in circles?
     
  8. 10pointman

    10pointman Moderator Staff Member

    I dunno,I shot it before any of that took place.
     
  9. TWAGG

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    I have shot one of those too.
     
  10. madduck87

    madduck87 Well-Known Member

    pond shooting.....turtles.....call in ol live action boy
     
  11. juleo

    juleo Well-Known Member

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    saw a one legged turkey hopping across the field last weekend. never seen a one legged duck though.
     
  12. BDW

    BDW Premium Member<br>Merganser Slayer<br>2011 Turkey

    yeyeyeyeyeyeyeye!!!!!
     
  13. i shot a gadwall with one leg a couple days ago aswell. we've killed them before, no idea what causes it tho
     
  14. jdrake19

    jdrake19 Well-Known Member

    I've killed a Mallard hen with 1 foot. The other might have just been deformed maybe? That was 15 years ago probably.
     
  15. wood duck whacker

    wood duck whacker Well-Known Member

    I've shot a couple one legged ducks in years past. Shot one this year with half a bill
     
  16. Manybeards

    Manybeards Premium Member<br>2009 Turkey Contest Winner<br>20

    Yep someone got your band
     
  17. MojoMan

    MojoMan Well-Known Member

    Buddy shot this Blue Wing couple years ago, Lucky for him the "Turtle" got the Other Leg!!

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  18. Joe blow

    Joe blow Well-Known Member

    I saw a pic of a speckle belly that was the same way. Only one leg and it was banded.
     
  19. Dmille5

    Dmille5 Well-Known Member

    Maybe steel traps I've caught a few duck legs before.
     
  20. rabbitdundied

    rabbitdundied Well-Known Member

    Norman Clifton and Earl Dukes used to trap Bayou Meto. When they started catching ducks in the traps they would start hunting those areas.