Fair Chase

fair chase

Is it fair chase?  Is it too easy?  Too hard?  Unethical?  We all have our opinions on how we want to hunt animals.  What we think is or is not acceptable.  I’ll be the first to admit it.  I’ve fallen

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Bowhunting Basics

bowhunting basics

Ask anyone who bowhunts and they will tell you there is nothing like it.  Not to mention, bowhunting really isn’t as expensive to start as people think.  There are many beginner bow packages that are very affordable.  Of course there

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Early Season Bowhunting

Early Season Bowhunting

Ask a bowhunter what his favorite time of year is and more times than not, you’ll hear “the rut”.  Let’s face it, who doesn’t like a late October through mid-November hunt?  When thinking about early season bowhunting though, there are

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Obtaining Hunting Permission

Obtaining Hunting Permission

One of the most difficult things to do is obtaining hunting permission on private ground.   Several factors make it harder and harder to get access.  First is the rise in hunter numbers taking to the field.  Second is that

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Corn As Deer Feed

Deer Corn

Corn is What Most Hunters Use Corn is what most wildlife lovers offer deer.  Even though it is one of the poorest types of deer feed available.  It is not beneficial just because it is cheap and labeled as “deer

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Hunting Women

Hunting Women - Doe

When I was growing up, the only hunting women I knew were my mom, aunts and grandmothers.  Most of my friends thought that only the men should hunt.  It was their job to bring home the meat for all of

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Post Hunt – Scent Control Procedures (Part III)

Post Hunt Scent Control

Moisture Causes Odor I’ve always felt that post hunt is just as important as the “at home pre-hunt”.  When you think about it, it’s the start of that step.  During your walk in, the hunt and the walk out, your

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Scent Elimination Sprays – Scent Control Procedures (Part II)

Scent Elimination Spray

In the Field Pre-Hunt I never wear anything on the drive to the hunt that I’m going to where while hunting.  Once I’m parked, I will get dressed outside the vehicle with the clothes and gear I stored in the

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Scent Control Procedures (Part I)

Scent Control - Scent Master

Disclaimer: I don’t pretend to be an expert, nor am I pushing brands of products.  Simply sharing my scent control procedure that has worked for me. Scent Control Offers a Better Chance When it comes to scent control, without a

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Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect - Cornett

While the saying, “You won’t miss if you never take the shot”, may be true.  There is even more truth to the fact that while you won’t miss, you will also never MAKE the shot if you don’t learn to

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