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How Spring Elk Sheds Can Help Locate Your Next Trophy Bull

Hunting for whitetail shed antlers may dominate much of the country, but shed antler hunters in the West look for a bigger prize. Elk also shed their antlers annually and whereas a good whitetail shed antler may weigh in at two pounds, a hefty elk antler could tip the scales at 10 pounds or more. That's a lot of bone! It's also the fastest growing bone known to the scientific community. In the summer, during the height of antler growing, an elk antler can gain an inch per day. Some plants can't even grow that much in day even with a jolt of Miracle-Gro!

Looking for shed elk antlers is a surefire way to enjoy the best of the West in an up close and personal manner. Nothing defines...

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