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Author Topic: Black opossum  (Read 9393 times)

Offline wkbowhunter

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #15 on: January 07, 2009, 07:46:30 PM »
I will make a point to get a pic of it tommorow so I can post it.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #15 on: January 07, 2009, 07:46:30 PM »
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Offline Zos41

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #16 on: January 09, 2009, 08:24:47 PM »
No never saw a black one, but would love to see a photo
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Offline wkbowhunter

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #17 on: January 10, 2009, 09:13:46 AM »
Well here is the pic I promiised one regular and one black opossum.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #18 on: January 10, 2009, 09:17:13 AM »
is he going to get that nasty thing mounted it different for sure but it's a opposum .
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Offline wkbowhunter

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #19 on: January 10, 2009, 09:18:24 AM »
He's not but I am I think that it would look cool and a good conversation piece.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #20 on: January 10, 2009, 09:22:14 AM »
mount it hissing at  something scare people to death when they see it.it would be cool if you could record one hissing and have that come on when they walk up to it . --099-780
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #21 on: January 10, 2009, 11:11:05 AM »
Well here is the pic I promiised one regular and one black opossum.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #22 on: January 11, 2009, 07:07:40 AM »
i know everything has a purpose in this world but what is a opossum good for. @--0--0117
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #23 on: January 11, 2009, 12:17:26 PM »
Well not to good to eat,, to greasey, to mean for a pet, to ugly to admire,  @--0--0117
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #24 on: January 11, 2009, 02:19:37 PM »
they are like buzzards they help dispose of dead animals
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #25 on: January 11, 2009, 04:35:24 PM »
That is pretty wild. I have never seen one with that coloration. Thanks for the photos.

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #26 on: January 12, 2009, 07:25:11 AM »
Thta is a new one for me...definitely rare and maybe uglier than the normal color.
Are you sure he is dead or just playing?

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #27 on: January 12, 2009, 03:38:17 PM »
Well if he's not dead than he is real cold he has been in the freezer for about 2 weeks.
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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #28 on: January 12, 2009, 03:40:59 PM »
That is good because I always shoot them an extra time just to make sure.  Insurance

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Re: Black opossum
« Reply #29 on: January 13, 2009, 04:44:45 PM »
wk,

very unique color mutation for a possum. 
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