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Zackery Judd Shares His Story

He pretended he didn't get one but the smile on his face always gives him away.
I'm writing this story for my 15 year old son Zackery. Since he was 8 he has been diagnosed with an Intellectual disability.
He took his hunting course when he was 10 with lots of help and passed. Since that time he was diagnosed with cancer on his spine and under went a spinal fusion and had 5 vertebrae removed with rods put in. As you can imagine it has limited his movements and ability to do some things. 
Zackery has never shot a deer until this year 2016 first day of youth. He was getting ready that morning when he said to me I hope I can get a deer today if not there is something wrong with me. So before he and his father left we prayed and I encouraged him to be positive and quiet. 
The 2 of them were only in the woods maybe 2 hrs and my husband called in a monster buck - 8 point 201 lbs. Zackery shot 3 times and made the kill shot on the 3rd shot. He wanted so bad to surprise his brother and sister so he pretended he didn't get one but the smile on his face always gives him away.
We were so happy for him and he still can't stop talking about it. God is truly amazing to have blessed us with being a family and letting Zackery harvest such a monster.
 
 
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Some impressive deer being harvested this season (200 lbs. +). 
Take a look on Vermont Big Game Trophy Club's Facebook page. Visit their website for State records on deer, bear, turkey, moose and more. What a great local resource for Vermont Hunters.

 

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Alex Desjardins Shares His Story.

There is this buck looking at me, I count his horns 1,2,3 bang!

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