How To Choose A Deer Hunting Shotgun

deer hunting shotgun

Deer hunting is a time-honored tradition. From Whitetail to Red Deer to Sika Deer, these animals are hunted around the world. They can be taken with all kinds of different methods. The most popular being rifle and bowhunting. However, there is a method that seems to get lost in the crossfire, and that’s deer hunting … Read more

Black Bear Hunting – Tips For Success

Black Bear Hunting

One of my all-time favorite hunts is black bear hunting, not for the activity itself, although it is thoroughly enjoyable, but for the bounty, if you are successful.  Black bear hunting is a great opportunity to get out in the spring. It’s an incredible hunt that will require you to muster up every hunting know-how. … Read more

How Long Does A Deer Live

How long does a deer live

A question that comes up often among hunters is “How long does a deer live?”. This question honestly is more loaded than it seems, and the answers vary depending on many factors. One thing is for sure, the overall population and popularity of deer in North America has grown over the decades. This makes deer … Read more

What Do Turkeys Eat? A Wild Turkeys Diet

what do turkeys eat

Turkeys are a difficult bird to hunt. They’re elusive and hard to track. But like any wild animal, they spend a lot of their time looking for food. So, if you know what do turkeys eat, there’s a good chance you will know where to find a turkey. Everyone likes to put a turkey on the … Read more

Duck Hunting With Dogs

duck hunting with dogs

Duck hunting goes back a long time. Cave paintings from Europe provide evidence of waterfowl hunting some 12,000 years ago. Humans started hunting with dogs around the same time. A study by archaeologists from the University of Copenhagen and University College London looks at animal bones found in a Neolithic settlement known as Shubayqa 6, … Read more

Diseases In Deer: EHD And CWD Explained

Diseases in deer

Deer populations have risen to pretty substantial numbers across North America. With numbers being at an all-time high, unfortunately, so are diseases that plague deer.  Contact local Fish and Wildlife officials to see what your state is doing to help control and combat harmful diseases.  As far as diseases go, two main culprits are affecting … Read more

How Big Is A Wolf

How big is a wolf

Wolves are one of the most talked-about animals in North America. While they are hard to spot in the wild, everyone can picture a wolf from their popularity in movies. But one question I get asked a lot by the general public is, “How big is a wolf?” Wolves are a lot bigger than you … Read more

Albino, Piebald And Melanistic Deer Explained

Albino deer

Albino deer, piebald deer, and melanistic deer are all unique. This is a topic that sparks interest amongst hunters across the U.S. Native Americans believe that a white deer is a magical or a spirit animal, and it is bad luck to kill one. Many tribes have different beliefs, but all believe an albino deer … Read more

Where To Shoot A Deer

Where to shoot a deer

A wolf will take down a calf elk and kill it slowly and painfully. A human hunter, on the other hand, has the responsibility of a clean and ethical kill. Here are a few ways we have found that you can ensure you have the best shot placement on a deer. This can translate to … Read more

Traditional Bowhunting For Beginners

Traditional bowhunting

Hunting is as ancient as humanity. Until the last few centuries, the bow and arrow was the gold standard for taking game animals.  Bowhunting is still a prevalent hunting method. The vast majority of bowhunters are using high-tech compound bows with stabilizers and sights. All this technology serves to make the shooting of a bow … Read more