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Coyote Hunt

Hunting coyotes in Nebraska is a constant challenge, as Chris Pokorny’s preparations reveal all too well.

Coyote Hunt

Each year, Chris Pokorny and his friends visit the Sandhills to hunt coyotes. Here are a few additional images from their trip out west.

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Pokory waits for a coyote to appear while, nearby, an electronic caller imitates a wounded rabbit.
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The first coyote of the week came running full speed to the electronic call and was shot by Pokorny and his .22-250.
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A bag shot of Pokorny's first 2012 coyote.
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Pokorny and his hunting partner Roy Richters attach the coyote to a pull string.
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The group pulls the first coyote back to the truck.
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The coyote's white teeth are revealed on the tailgate of Pokorny's truck.
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Richters prepares the coyote for skinning.
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The group, which also included Luke Niedbalski, skins the coyote on a windmill.
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A Sandhills sunset.
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Pokorny uses a tripod to steady his rifle when hunting coyotes.
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Pokorny readies for a shot.
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Richters, set up against an evergreen, prepares for the group's next set.
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