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 been declining substantially across North America. Diseases have their part to play in the reduction of deer numbers. 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 deer populations. Hemorrhagic Disease … 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

Venison Steak And Kidney Pie

Venison steak and kidney pie

If you’ve been to Britain or Ireland, you’ve surely come across steak and kidney pie. This classic savory dish is sure to please your taste buds. Traditionally it is made from beef, but being hunters, we prefer venison. Contents1 Ingredients2 Method3 Pastry4 Pie Ingredients 1 kg of venison. Feel free to use whichever cut you … Read more

4 Best Bow Quivers For Compounds 2022

Best bow quiver

When you hear the words bow quiver, you would be forgiven for thinking of Robin Hood running through the forest. However, for modern-day hunters, a bow quiver is an essential piece of equipment. Used to safely carry arrows while out in the field, a bow quiver should not be overlooked when putting together your kit. … Read more

Best Trout Lures For Shore Casting

Best trout lures

When trout fishing surfaces as a topic of conversation, things naturally drift towards the refined and rarefied world of flyfishing. It’s a sad fact that when many folks think of using a spin-casting outfit for trout, only fishing with bait comes to mind. I’m here to tell you that there is a ton of great … 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

Crappie Fishing: All You Need To Know

Crappie fishing

Let’s talk about Crappie fishing. One of the most sought-after gamefish in North America is the Crappie. Also known as Croppie, papermouth, or speckled bass. They’re not too big, and on light tackle, can put up a decent fight. So, what is it about these fish that draws anglers in? Below, we’re going to talk … Read more