Preparing for a new gun-dog puppy requires access to and insight into top-flight equipment.
Hunter Nation claims DNR broke State Act 169 by not setting season.
Season’s chronic wasting disease detections were within two disease management zones.
There were many highlights to the 2020 Wisconsin elk hunt, including the first elk ever harvested in the Clam Lake Elk Range’s southern lobe. One of the bulls harvested was also the first game animal harvested by one of the five hunters selected.
The pandemic brought them here, but will they continue buying iicenses and gear once the pandemic fades?
One has to wonder if there might be a better, perhaps safer way to kill game such as deer without running the risk of accidently ingesting any lead fragments. Fortunately, for those with this concern, there is.
License sales were also up significantly over the previous year, likely due in large part to COVID-19.
The agency’s most recent proposal for certain wildlife management units lacks serious consideration.
Teachable small game moments while bunny and squirrel hunting with kids.
As required by state law, the DNR will renew the baiting and feeding bans in Wood, Juneau and Adams counties.
The 2019-2020 season saw a near-record buck harvest of 2.9 million, with a record 39% of those bucks estimated to be 3½ years or older.
Aging hunters should consider hunting with youth to invigorate themselves.
(taxidermy.net photo)DUBUQUE, Iowa — Branden Post quickly but carefully cut away the skin from a deer head using a scalpel at his taxidermy studio in Dubuque. Tools of his trade filled the room set up at his house – forms in the shape of different game, tables laden with animal skulls, fish hanging from a shelf. “I do this for…
Baiting and feeding ban renewed In Shawano and Waupaca counties.
Hunters frustrated with late gun deer openers and associated reductions in deer movement may opt for rut-hunting during bow/crossbow seasons.
About a year ago, I was visiting friends in Pennsylvania. They live near a gun shop I often did business with and so, I decided to stop in. Reloading supplies are tough to come by where I live here in New York because some dealers have gone out of business and the big box stores don’t carry reloading components. The…
Overall harvest, though, already tops last year’s number.
Author endeavors to sight-in muzzleloader, ‘patrol rifle’
Now through Jan. 13, 2021, the public is invited to comment on the Wisconsin DNR herd size objectives and deer management unit (DMU) boundaries for the next three years.
Making sausage out of some of your venison isn’t a daunting task.
If the holiday-week hunting season that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation had proposed earlier this fall had come to fruition, it’s interesting to see how it might have transpired. It would’ve taken place Dec. 26 to Jan. 1. The holiday hunt – suggested to allow families to hunt together during the holidays with archery (including crossbows) gear…
The number of shots heard while hunting is not an accurate measure of the deer population in the state.
If you’re in the market for a new bird dog this spring, start researching now.
For those willing to work, hunting Pennsylvania’s public lands can equate to downing a buck of a lifetime.
By the time this blog appears, Christmas will be over. However, for many New York outdoorsmen and women, the week between Christmas Day and the new year offers hunting opportunities for small-game species, including rabbits, squirrels, grouse, snowshoe hares and even pheasants. I’ll admit that, other than wild turkey hunting, which I consider a passion, I don’t hunt small game…
If you are going to be a true hunter or angler, you need to know and understand the regulations for the waters you intend to fish or the woods, fields, and waters you intend to hunt. It cannot be any plainer than that. Hunting and fishing come with a certain amount of responsibility. As the stewards of our natural resources,…