Cough drops?

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tonybow
 
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Cough drops?

Postby tonybow » Thu Nov 03, 2011 5:45 am

OK, I have a bit of a cold, with the occasional post-nasal drip coughing. Anyone use any type of cough drop, with a scent that "might not" spook the deer? I know there are no absolutes, but I probably need to try something!

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Woods Walker
 
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Re: Cough drops?

Postby Woods Walker » Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:09 am

This one's easy! Use whichever you like, and then gargle with doe in heat urine afterwards.

Be ready though....you may have to shoot in self defense! :o
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Proline
 
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Re: Cough drops?

Postby Proline » Thu Nov 03, 2011 10:34 am

Try a decongestant. I have good luck with CVS generic for Claritin when I have that problem.


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Re: Cough drops?

Postby jonboy1984 » Sun Nov 13, 2011 7:10 pm

I gave up on scent control this season, I just play the wind. The deer are gonna smell you if they get downwind of you wether or not your sucking on cherry cough drops or scent killer cough drops.

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Re: Cough drops?

Postby kellory » Sun Nov 13, 2011 10:20 pm

Pick up a bag of green apple Jolly Ranchers. That is what I use anytime I need to still a cough in a stand or ground blind.
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