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dad is 90 today and still trapping #6553659
06/11/19 10:21 PM
06/11/19 10:21 PM
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N. W. MISSOURI
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he was setting a mole trap today, lol he still sets cage traps for coons also , I will try to post picture , he has only 200 tomatoes plants out , he cut back from 300 a year , he lost his water melon patch from a hail storm replanted then it flooded he had 80 hills planted , but he has 2 more garden to take care of . I can not post it, its says it to big ?


40 + years of trapping & some fur buying and i still know nothing.
Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553663
06/11/19 10:27 PM
06/11/19 10:27 PM
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fayette,al.
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Congratulations to your dad, thats quite a feat for anyone.. at any age.
Happy Birthday to him...

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553675
06/11/19 10:43 PM
06/11/19 10:43 PM
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MT
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Wow! That is outstanding and Happy Birthday to your Dad.


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Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553712
06/12/19 12:15 AM
06/12/19 12:15 AM
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Lewistown , Mt
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Good for him please tell him to never start acting his age and Happy Birthday from Montana !


Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553875
06/12/19 08:56 AM
06/12/19 08:56 AM
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That's awesome. My dad is 91 and still farming. I hope I can still do what I love if I make it to that age.


Right now Im having amnesia and dj vu at the same time. I think Ive forgotten this before.
Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553880
06/12/19 08:58 AM
06/12/19 08:58 AM
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Eastern Shore of Maryland
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That is GREAT! Happy Birthday from the Shore!


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Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553882
06/12/19 09:00 AM
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Happy birthday to your dad. That's awesome he is still very active

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553927
06/12/19 10:01 AM
06/12/19 10:01 AM
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wantage n.j.
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Congrats,
My dad is 90, snared coyotes last winter, but I see he is starting to fade pretty fast. In the last few weeks he is using a walker more and more. We don't let him on the tractors any more as he gets off without putting them in park first. He only drives on the farm, we try (not always successfully I might add) to keep him from going to pick up roadkill deer.

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553974
06/12/19 11:38 AM
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Wisconsin
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congrats to 90 and over trappers..... eric theres still a spark in your pa


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Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6553976
06/12/19 11:41 AM
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They don't make'em like that anymore. Happy Birthday and best wishes to your Dad!


I wonder if tap dancers walk into a room, look at the floor, and think, I'd tap that. I wonder about things.....
Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554042
06/12/19 01:46 PM
06/12/19 01:46 PM
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Oscoda, Michigan
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Very cool and wish such an accomplishment for all trappers...

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554068
06/12/19 02:18 PM
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Its wonderful that they still have a decent quality of life at that age.

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554081
06/12/19 02:44 PM
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I'm 80 I'll let you boys know In 10 years how It's going. LOL


The forum Know It All according to Muskrat
Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554089
06/12/19 02:54 PM
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Oscoda, Michigan
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Beav I'm betting you are one of those 100 Year kind of guys...

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554102
06/12/19 03:18 PM
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The way I feel at 80 I don't now If I want to live till 90 let alone 100 LOL


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Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554103
06/12/19 03:18 PM
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MN, Land of 10,000 Lakes
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That's really cool that your dad's still got "git up and go" at his age. Wishing him a Happy Birthday and many more!


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Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554416
06/12/19 10:13 PM
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Happy birthday! GREAT Hope you get all the stories down for your kids.

Re: dad is 90 today and still trapping [Re: TRAPPER-ED] #6554539
06/12/19 11:52 PM
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That's awesome!


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