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HUNTING — It’s down to the wire for Eastern Washington rifle hunters trying to put their crosshairs on a whitetail buck. The late season ends Friday. Idaho hunters have through Dec. 1 in some areas.
But while time’s waning, you have one thing on your side: The rut is in full swing and big bucks are moving, even in the daylight.
Big bucks locked on to receptive does can be vulnerable simply because their guard is down.
But some hunters elect to be pro-active, using rattling techniques to lure bucks into the open. Here are some timely tips from Texas deer hunting expert James Kroll, a.k.a Dr. Deer: