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Maj August 1st, 2015 2:42am

Friendly Reminder: Don't shoot armadillos (link inside).

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dale41 Grand Master of FIRSTS
08/07/15 3:36 pm

My dog almost attacked one the other morning.

smarttexan More Moderate Than U
08/01/15 4:33 am

Funny story. We gave armadillos all over and if you ignore them, they run away.

The big picture lesson is you don't need to shoot living beings.

smarttexan More Moderate Than U
08/01/15 4:35 am

Best lesson is East Texas - better education my help.

musiman28 Cotton country
08/01/15 5:15 am

While I don't totally agree on not shooting living things, I do agree there is no reason to shoot an Armadillo.

susanr Colorado
07/31/15 9:30 pm

Don't kiss them either. Some of them carry leprosy.

ladyniner81 no hope for humanity
08/04/15 5:35 am

Why in the living heck would you kiss an armadillo? Ew

musiman28 Cotton country
07/31/15 8:08 pm

I wanna know what the hell kind if gun he was shooting! Was it a freaking BB gun?

musiman28 Cotton country
08/01/15 5:14 am

It seems to me that a 9mm would punch thru. But I guess that's the reason for the problem. Texas is known for Armadillos, but even as a hunter I've never even considered shooting one. No reason to.

Rosebud Ohio
08/01/15 6:56 pm

It injured his MIL... Was it really an accident? 😲

Maj Worth Economist
07/31/15 7:43 pm

Apparently, bullets can ricochet when they hit armadillos. The impact kills the animal (no real surprise there), but the threat is real. 😱