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Old 05-03-2007, 06:19 PM   #1
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Prairie Dog

Yep, those little critters are getting nice and chubby. They'll be nice and ripe by next month for sure.

Be advised, the following may be offensive to some animal lovers. Read along at your own risk. I love animals too...on my plate...with salt.

For starters, try to shoot them in the head. Gut shot won't work, and you don't want to ruin any body meat either.

They need to be gutted carefully like you'd do a deer or any other game. Then take a piece of baling wire or similar wire and truss up the opening made when gutting them out. (Just weave the wire back and forth between the two flaps of skin so the small incision is closed.)

Now singe the hair off. It's easiest to do this on a grate over an open fire. Be prepared for the odor of burning hair. If you've been around a real cattle branding, it's not much different. Make sure you get it all singed.

Now for the roasting. If you don't want to smell up the whole house, cook them outside. You could wrap them in foil and cook them over a slow fire. Or bury them (WRAPPED!) and build a fire over them. Or cook them in an electric roaster. Or in the oven. Probably at least two hours, depending, until they're nice and black and crispy, and their little legs are curled up...like in Woggs' avy.

Enjoy! Be careful, they're hot!
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I cooked sqirrel before. the skin comes off just like a glove.
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Just so you know, this is cooked whole, skin and all, just gutted out.
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