Cut N Run wrote:Those squirrels have Squirrel Bot Fly larvae under their hide. Here is a website on 'em. http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creature ... ot_fly.htm Most squirrel seasons are set to start after the larva drop off the host. They sure look nasty, but do not affect the meat.
I thought that I was the only person in the world who uses a Glenfield 60 to hunt squirrels. Mine was found leaning against the wall in an old barn in Alabama. The guy who found it traded it to me for a $19.00 fishing reel. The outside of the barrel is so pitted that you can file your nails on it while you wait for a squirrel to show up, but the bore is spotless and it outshoots my 10/22 by a mile. I bought a Tasco 3-9 for it a couple of years ago and it is wonderful. And...you don't have to worry if you get caught in the rain 'cause the finish of the gun is already ruined.
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