I think I smell an emerging trend in our fast-changing world of bowhunting for whitetails. But I’m not going to mention what it is just yet. Instead, I want to ask you a very simple question: Assuming you are hunting with a bow, are there any circumstances in which you would shoot at a quartering-to deer, like this one?

Now be honest. This is for posterity.

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