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The final straw.

Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by Glockin26, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. Glockin26


    Feb 22, 2010
    Renton, WA
    Theres been this racoon that has been living around my area for about 8 months. I almost put a .40 hole in him one morning when he startled me @ 4:30 in the morning en route to my car but i managed to maneuver around him because i know for sure the cops would be coming making me late for work. Neighbors are complete idiots and leave cat food out and have seen this 30lb coon too many times. Tonight was the last straw, I was researching cci .22 cb long ammo and sounds real quiet. As i was walking my girl to the car this thing scared the crap out of me snarling in a tree right above me. I ran inside got my airsoft gun and hit it maybe a couple times. I'm sick of this raccoon. This weekend I'm going to lay some food out in my back yard and play the waiting game with gramps' ol' Ruger 10/22 loaded with the CBs.

  2. You are going to kill a raccoon because it startles and scares you? I hope your neighbors don't forget to cough first if they happen to approach you.:faint:
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2010
  3. carbofan21


    Jul 16, 2006
    most raccoons are carriers of many nasty parasites, disease and bacteria. that thing is like a 30lb cockroach

    good luck snuffing it. i like vafish's idea. a lot
  4. CanyonMan

    CanyonMan In The Saddle

    Jul 26, 2002
    Man you know I here ya brother. Just really tickled me... Have -A- Hart !

    Then drop that sucker, cage and all, in a 55 gallon drum of water... :rofl: What a great Valentines day card ! :rofl:

    Whew ! Made my day amigo !

    So did this:


    Oh man I'm glad I come over here today ! This is great.

    Thanks boys !

    Last edited: Sep 24, 2010
  5. bustedknee

    bustedknee Curmudgeon

    Aug 1, 2001
    Wythe County, VA

    1 Coon
    2 Onions, quartered
    3 Stalks celery, chopped
    4 Cloves garlic, chopped
    Salt n' pepper to taste

    Cut coon into serving sized pieces. Put in a Dutch Oven with seasonings and cover with water. Pot on medium heat.
    Boil until tender. Do not over cook.
    Remove the coon and put in a baking pan.
    Season to taste. Bake at 350 Degrees F. for 30 to 45 minutes to brown.
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2010
  6. BK63


    Sep 15, 2005
    I've had this issue before and I have houses around me. Not in the city or town surrounding but not enough out of it to have woods in my back yard. For me my 22 lever rifle and a remington subsonic did the trick. Put one through the middle of him and let him run off back in the woods and die there. Mine never came back and the noise is not too bad with a subsonic.

  7. Now your talkin. Whay can I come over? and why let a nice edible meat go waste?

  8. CanyonMan

    CanyonMan In The Saddle

    Jul 26, 2002

    Noway, good to see ya amigo !

    Man, you ain't seriously going to eat that blob of grissle are ya ? I got to admit i done some more than weird things, but not Rory Raccoon man ! :rofl:

    Stay safe buddy, (and good eatin.... I think) haha

    Last edited: Oct 17, 2010