Watch your backs out there!

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by Olive bugger, May 29, 2013.

  1. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    *&^%#@! beaver came back a couple of nights ago and chewed some bark off of one of my cedars! It gnawed off another branch, too.

    Seriously, how does one legally "get rid" of marauding beavers?
     
  2. Kcahill

    Kcahill Active Member

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    http://wdfw.wa.gov/living/beavers.html

    scroll down to legal status.
     
  3. Bill Aubrey

    Bill Aubrey Active Member

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    I'm guessing these beavers are the famous over-sized Canadian beavers sneaking across the border. Damn terrorists! Next we'll be hearing they are killing off the elk.
     
  4. Patrick Allen

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    No one has brought up the more docile Beaver out there. Friendlier than it's tree chewing tail slapping cousin. I believe it goes by the name Shaved Beaver.
     
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  5. GATOR9

    GATOR9 Hey you guys

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    Here are some of my encounters, dive bombing bat, curious otters, snakes, lizards, (little ones) spiders, bears, bear shit (not good to step in )pissed off Montana land owner, drunk hunters, FWL agents, (good encounter) and one pissed of Bull Trout. I'm sure there are some others but the point is there is NOTHING worse than an angry beaver with TEETH.

    Beaver Beaver
     
  6. Tim Cottage

    Tim Cottage Formerly tbc1415

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    I've been seeing a lot more three legged elk in riparian zones lately. Now I know why.

    TC
     
  7. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    Owwww.... stepped on a beaver!!
     
  8. triploidjunkie

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    Right you are Patrick. The peltless beaver was only seen in rare videos until the mid to late nineties. I'm pretty sure they were invasive, though I doubt they migrated from Canada, as they still have mostly furry beavers up north. You'd be hard pressed to find a furry beaver in the lower forty eight.The peltless variety have really gotten a foothold.
     
  9. GATOR9

    GATOR9 Hey you guys

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    Furry or not they still have teeth. You know aside from not wanting to get gnawed on by a beaver you really don't want to get bitch slapped by a beaver tail either, ouch.
     
  10. jersey

    jersey livin' the dream

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    Canadian Beaver can be enjoyed safely at Zoos, although they are typically expensive outings.
     
  11. Alex MacDonald

    Alex MacDonald that's His Lordship, to you.....

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    At right about a minute, 24 seconds, guys---you all knew somebody would, sooner or later, put this on, didn't y'all!
     
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  13. GATOR9

    GATOR9 Hey you guys

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    Grumpy Old Men -------classics
     
  14. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

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    Just like an Grumpy Old Man.
     
  15. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    I have decided to drive my marauding beaver away with some "heavy Independence Day ordnance" that I can readily purchase a few miles to the south of me from a fireworks stand on the Shoalwater rez in Tokeland. I'm gonna scare every beaver in my zip code back to Canada, where they belong.:D
    This event will happen on or around the 4th of next month.
     
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