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Hunting with a Marine Captain

Clarke County Virginia 12/15/2011. Ben Stafford is a man to be respected. I met Ben in medical school at Jefferson. The first block of most medical curricula is anatomy. Medical school begins with much fanfare and ego-stroking. The first few … Continue reading

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Progress on the fake trophy

This is day two of the ammonia bath for my scavenged trophy. Since the local turkey vultures and varmit did the job of the dermestid beetles I have been able to skip the skinning and debraining step. I am now … Continue reading

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The simple joys of an exciting find

I was running with my dog today in our mostly suburban development. It sits on the site of an old farm which was just east of a small mountain ridge. I often see deer on or near the road at … Continue reading

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Hunting in northern Albemarle County 12/26/2011

Today I was “post call”. Fortunately, the hospital wasn’t too busy over the holiday weekend. 1530-1730 Air temp 53-47 degrees F Wind – slight breeze out of the north This was my view to the west . Unfortunately, you may … Continue reading

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