This is a discussion on Well, used my Firearm in force other day. LONG within the Carry & Defensive Scenarios forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; I don't disagree that shooting the first dog was necessary, and probably even the second. It DOES bother me though that you seem so callous ...
I don't disagree that shooting the first dog was necessary, and probably even the second. It DOES bother me though that you seem so callous about it.
How about a little respect for their souls?
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SIXTO, suprisingly it wasn't difficult at all...I just lined up and shot. Both were pretty much running in strait lines when I shot. I'm not sure if I hit the Rott all three times. I didn't take time to look. The mutt was hit just left of the anus on the first shot.
Janq...SKS that's one of the reasons I got in the first place. I use Wolf HP. $7.97 for 20rnds.
Arko, when I didn't mean to come across like that....I did take the time to bury them.
LOL no, I didn't take pics.....why would I do that...of dead dogs? I can post pics of the rifle that helped save my butt though.
Good shoot, and glad your ok. Sorry about your shoting mat.
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Question: Did you have other firearm options to carry that day and WHY did you decide to carry the SKS vs. any other choices.
I'm genuinely interested because I view my SKS as a rifle that I don't mind getting dirty or dinged up. It's not the prized rifle in my collection. Still, I like it well enough.
Again, I'm not critiquing your choice, only curious since it involves an SKS and I own an SKS too,.
Doesn't bother me about being asked why.
Yes, I have other options.
SKS is the choice because it's my "work horse" rifle. Utterly reliable, very basic, shoots a good round, ammo, upkeep, and parts are cheap.
It's sad that these dogs had to come to an end like this and what I mean is becoming feral dogs. I glad you weren't hurt and took the time to at least give them a burial.
I hope all goes well for your father in-law.
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Souls huh? You've got to be kiddin me.How about a little respect for their souls?
Your're more worried about a man being "callous" about two dogs that he whacked that could have ripped him apart than you are his well being?
Man...thats is just so...
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I love dogs, but a man has to do what a man has to do. A canine without a 'master' can be a dangerous member of a 'pack'. Glad you were prepared.
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They were dangerous animals that had reverted to their prehistoric predatory instincts.
Good shoot. Sorry to hear about the shooting mat.
Give my best to your father in law.
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Yea and my great aunt asked me why i was carrying at a family reunion out in Richmond/Memphis farm area... I told her because of the feral dogs... This story just backs it... Good shooting... sorry about your pad
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cant believe anyone would feel sorry for an animal that was trying to have one for a meal no matter how many legs it has. i wont stop to count legs if any mammal decides to do me hurt. i WILL try to put it or them down.