Category: Trophy Hunting

Upper Canine Teeth

upper canine teeth

Why You Might Want to Check the Jaw of Your Next Deer for Upper Canine Teeth As hunters, we’re proud of every animal we kill. There’s a respect and adoration that is difficult to describe. It’s one that’s known and

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Outdoor Safety for Hunters

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Outdoor Safety for Hunters Isn’t Just About Tree Stands When most outdoorsmen think about outdoor safety, their minds go directly to tree stand safety. Falling out of a tree is a very common accident that happens year after year during

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Trophy Deer – What Does It Mean?

trophy deer

It is hard to define the words, trophy deer. Is it in inches of antler? The age of the buck? Maybe it is something deeper? Experience of the hunt, regardless of what the deer looks like? Time spent at hunting

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Second Rut – Fast and Furious

second rut

While the second rut may be rare to experience, it’s definitely important to be aware of  it. Plus know a few tactics for taking advantage of its occurrence. The possibility of  second rut can do wonders for your attitude and sense

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A Case Against Trail Cameras

trail cameras

Why you might want to consider forgetting about trail cameras for a while. OK, OK. Hear me out. I realize this may sound like sacrilege. Especially from a guy who’s last article included tips for using trail cameras. Check out

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Hunting Camp

This is the time of year that we all take to the woods and spend quality time at hunting camp.  Whether it’s a couple of days camping with friends while on the hunt or spending a week at the “lodge”. 

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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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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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Create Deer Sanctuaries

Create Deer Sanctuaries - Sign

I want to talk to you about how important it is to create deer sanctuaries.  About eighteen years ago I got permission to hunt a farm.   This farm had not been hunted in about five years.  However, the neighbors

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