I wish we had the muskrat population of years ago. They used to be everywhere from what I'm told. Now, you just find a few here and there for the most part.
I really enjoy catching them as well.
"Knowing when to shoot and when to wait is one sign of maturity in a bowhunter. Be patient and pick your aim point carefully." ~ Randy Ulmer
"I suppose it's the way of hunters. We are very odd fellows." ~ Peter Hathaway Capstick