Lorain County, Ohio

Near Oberlin

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Lorain County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

October 1987

I was 17 years old and was out deer hunting with my bow and arrow. It was just starting to get dark out when I heard something moving about 200 yds. away in the pinetrees. A couple minutes later I heard 3 deep grunts. At first I thought it was maybe a big buck Grunting for a doe but the more it kept grunting the more I thought it was maybe a rapid dog. It was making alot of noise as it came closer to the opening to cross to the other side of the pinetrees. It stopped just a few feet from the opening to the path. It just didn't feel right so I didn't even draw my bow. I remember grabbing my knife for protection (I was in a tree stand but kept thinking the "rapid dog" would bay me in the tree!). After what seemed like forever I heard the most blood curdling scream as it jumped acrossed the open path and into the other pinetrees. All I remember was saying to myself "oh my God it was on 2 legs." It took only 3 jumps to cross 20 feet.It was starting to get dark and was about 50 feet from me...

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Lorain County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

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Lorain County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

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Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

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Delta County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

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