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My 7 year old Macy Elizabeth has been begging me to take her turkey hunting this spring!  She has been practicing with her PSE Dream Season RDX crossbow religiously and combing through my hunting magazines and showing me where to aim at a turkey depending on how they are standing.  So that said, I finally had a chance to take her and I knew exactly where we would go.  Over the years we have become good friends with Pere and Ava Denney the owners of Brushy Hill Ranch.  Nick Anderson the ranch manger has also become a very good friend and has been gracious enough to help me learn more about the ranch and where and how to hunt it.  Based on that experience and my conversation with Nick I decided to take Macy to the same location that I harvested my big gobbler last April almost one year to the date (April 8th 2015).  The spot is near water and next to a large agriculture field.  This time of year the hens begin to break loose from the toms (especially in the afternoons) and can make for some great turkey hunting.  I had some appointments first, but was able to break away for the late afternoon hunt.  So with that we headed out to the ranch.  We popped up the Muddy Redemption blind and I set up the Flambeau King Strut.  I like to set up the King Strut facing me at 18 to 20 yards so that when tons approach they are facing away from me and in perfect bow range.  Once we were set up I made a few calls and had no response.  A short time later I heard a spit and drum right behind the blind (just like last year when I was hunting) and then 3 big gobblers came running in and jumped on the King Strut.  I barley had time to get the camera on them.  Macy did a great job of letting them separate and then made a textbook shot with her PSE and Rage broadhead and the big Tom only went a few feet and was done!  Macy's reaction and the entire experience was priceless!  I have to admit I was a little emotional and super proud of my 7 year old.  It is a moment neither one of us will ever forget.  My birthday is tomorrow so I guess this was an early birthday gift (the best gift).  A huge thank you goes out to Pete, Ava, and Nick for letting us share this experience at their awesome ranch!