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Offline wkbowhunter

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Black opossum
« on: January 07, 2009, 12:42:18 PM »
Anyone on here ever seen a black opossum? --7-8-9 My brother trapped one a couple weeks ago. I'll try to get a pick of it on here.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2009, 12:56:04 PM »


UMMMMM  THAT WOULD BE A NO!! @--0--0117
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2009, 01:37:34 PM »
He has shoen it to several people andnoone has ever seen one.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #3 on: January 07, 2009, 01:45:36 PM »
He has shoen it to several people andnoone has ever seen one.
Can't say I have either and I used to trap a lot. I would love to see the pictures.

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2009, 01:46:53 PM »
I am getting it mounted but I will try to get a pic tonight and post it.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #5 on: January 07, 2009, 01:50:19 PM »
THATS A NEW ONE ON ME. BUT MOTHER NATURE !!
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #6 on: January 07, 2009, 03:18:28 PM »
never heard of it - I have never heard of anyone mounting an opossum?  looking forward to seeing the pics

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #7 on: January 07, 2009, 03:40:54 PM »
Well I would not mount a regular opossum but a black one kind of rare.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #8 on: January 07, 2009, 03:55:07 PM »
lets see pics
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #9 on: January 07, 2009, 04:02:26 PM »
 wk, now was this opossum trapped near a fire? maybe the bottom of a burnt oak whiskey barrell? near a freshley tarred road? i couldn't resist.  --099-780 --099-780
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #10 on: January 07, 2009, 04:55:44 PM »
I have seen some mostly black back in the day when I Coon-Possum hunted, we called them Black jack Possums. Have also caught several albino Opossums back then also...those were some fun times back in the 70's! -0078

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #11 on: January 07, 2009, 04:57:04 PM »
I have but it had a white nose, also an all white one.  Both when I used to trap, got a little extra for them.   --9-8-7

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2009, 05:38:22 PM »
I bet that is the first opossum that taxidermist has ever mounted! Would like to see a photo though.

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #13 on: January 07, 2009, 08:06:14 PM »
it's had burnt oil poured on it? --099-780 --099-780
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #14 on: January 07, 2009, 08:41:47 PM »
Never saw one that was all black. Do they turn that color when the play possum --099-780 --099-780
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