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Post by kwanjangnihm » Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:56 am

http://www.winknews.com/2018/11/07/17-5 ... de-county/

A python hunter made a record-setting catch earlier this week when he caught a 17-foot, 5-inch female Burmese python while hunting in Miami-Dade County, South Florida Water Management District said.

Kyle Penniston, of Homestead, made the solo catch Monday night while hunting on SFWMD land for the Python Elimination Program, SFWMD said.

The 17-foot, 5-inch snake weighed in at 120 pounds, and it is the third caught as part of the program that measured more than 17 feet.

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Post by Deano » Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:58 am

:shock: Yikes ! :shock:

I wouldn't want to trip over that in the dark !
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Post by swamper2 » Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:49 am

Do you really catch one of those monsters or just shoot them.
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Post by glades cat » Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:37 pm

That'll make a few nice wallets.
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Post by keys2pines » Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:24 am

swamper2 wrote:Do you really catch one of those monsters or just shoot them.
From the videos I've seen, they normally have to pull them out of the bushes, grab them by the head and put them down.
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Post by Capt steve » Tue Nov 27, 2018 4:21 pm

Holy smokes. That’s huge
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Post by swamper2 » Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:34 am

keys2pines wrote:
swamper2 wrote:Do you really catch one of those monsters or just shoot them.
From the videos I've seen, they normally have to pull them out of the bushes, grab them by the head and put them down.
I would like to see that. Are the videos published anywhere?
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Post by Prototype » Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:59 pm

Is that a 1250x33x15 tire print around the guys knee cap in the pic of it?

Big one, no doubt but the pic is just off thinking this is a live catch by hand, alone.

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Post by keys2pines » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:46 am

swamper2 wrote:
keys2pines wrote:
swamper2 wrote:Do you really catch one of those monsters or just shoot them.
From the videos I've seen, they normally have to pull them out of the bushes, grab them by the head and put them down.
I would like to see that. Are the videos published anywhere?
Here's a couple, if you go on youtube or facebook there's more. https://www.facebook.com/Indigenous/vid ... 339585356/
https://youtu.be/2hWq5hpA3eg
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Post by keys2pines » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:49 am

Prototype wrote:Is that a 1250x33x15 tire print around the guys knee cap in the pic of it?

Big one, no doubt but the pic is just off thinking this is a live catch by hand, alone.
This guy mike has been on the SA facebook page looking for an airboat to hunt pythons. All by hand https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100007265178756
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