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How to Properly Weigh a Deer

Weighing Deer

​​When you are trying to weigh a deer, you are likely to run into a few problems, namely that the deer can be huge animals and they are not always easy to weigh on a scale. There are a few different methods you can use to calculate the live weight of a deer short of […]

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How Old Do Wild Turkeys Live To?

Wild Turkey

​The wild turkey has been a favorite food of Americans since as far back as the 1500s, and wild turkey is any serious hunter’s most sought-after game animals. Wild turkeys are a symbol of abundance, and they take pride of place on the dinner table during Thanksgiving. Turkeys in the wild tend to live for […]

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The Best Deer Hunting States in the U.S

The Best Deer Hunting States In The US

​Whitetail deer are a common sight all throughout the U.S., and there are many states which are perfect for hunting them, but which are the best, and what makes them so?Many factors have been taken into consideration in the compilation of this list, including the general success rate of hunters and the weather conditions of […]

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Tips for Preventing Tree Stand Theft

Tips for Preventing Tree Stand Theft

After spending weeks in the woods prior to opening day scouting bedding areas and food sources, identifying trails, determining ambush points, cutting shooting lanes, and finally, hanging your treestand, you are ready for the opening day! Then, when the big day finally arrives, you rise well before dawn, wolf down a quick breakfast, put on […]

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The Difference Between Skeet, Trap, and Sporting Clays

Difference Between Skeet Trap and Sporting Clays

The individual games of Skeet, Trap, and Sporting Clays are all separate disciplines of a sport called Clay Pigeon Shooting which is the art of using a shotgun to break flying targets known as “clay pigeons” or “clay targets.” However, if you are one of those shooters who are confused by the similarity between Skeet, […]

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The Best Hunting Dog Breeds by Game

The Best Hunting Dog Breeds by Game

For humans, a lot has happened in the last 20,000 years. We’ve moved out of caves, seen the rise and fall of civilizations, and crafted one of the longest lasting relationships in history. Yup, man and dog have been together a long time. Today though, very few dogs look or act anything like their Canis […]

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How Well Can A Deer Smell?

How Well Can A Deer Smell

In deer hunting, when it comes down to it, it’s not about what a deer can see, though that still is important. It’s all about the sense of smell. A hunter can be camo’d head to toe, absolutely motionless in his stand and poised to fire, but if that hunter has whiffs of last night’s […]

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How Long Do Deer Live?

How Long Do Deer Live?

Whitetail and mule deer are North America’s inhabitants, and scientist says they were more than 45 million in number before Europeans invaded North America. The lifespan of a whitetail is equated to be 4.5 years as there are no track records to prove this apart from the fossils remains after the death of a deer.Just […]

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What Does A Coyote Sound Like?

Coyote Howling

Animals have their way of communicating information with each other, and the Coyotes are no exception. For the Coyote communication is important as they need to warn and alert puppies of potential dangers. They communicate through different sounds which have various meaning.As a coyote hunter, it is not only essential to understand when to hunt […]

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Crow Hunting Tips

Crow Hunting Tips

Small game hunting is a completely different sport to big game hunting, and one of the most difficult preys to catch is the smart, elusive crow. They are fast, they are wary, and it can be incredibly difficult to actually shoot. Crows ensure that you are sharp, alert and bring your A-game when it comes […]

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