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How to Hog Hunt

How to Hog Hunt

Hunting wild hogs can be stimulating and challenging. Hogs are not native wild species in North America. Populations are particularly high in the South and Southwest, and they are considered nuisance animals, providing affordable hunting opportunities for outdoor sports enthusiasts. Wild hog tastes ......[Read More]
The 338 Federal Cartridge - Something to Get Excited About

The 338 Federal Cartridge - Something to Get Excited About

With more punch than the 7mm Rem Mag, the 338 Federal promises great performance on deer and other big game. I think I'm in love!......[Read More]
Moose Hunting Season in Ontario

Moose Hunting Season in Ontario

Ontario's moose hunting seasons for 2010 start as early as mid-September and extend as far as mid-December, depending upon three factors: the area in which the moose is being hunted, which is known as a wildlife management unit or WMU; whether the hunter is a resident of Ontario or visiting from out......[Read More]
How to Handle Game Meat During Warm Weather

How to Handle Game Meat During Warm Weather

The wise hunter utilizes every bit of the game he bags so there is no waste. The skins are used for fabric for clothing and instruments, bones used for implements and the meat, of course, gets eaten. But warm weather hunting presents new challenges. When the temperature is above 40 degrees Fahrenhei......[Read More]
Hog Hunting in North Carolina

Hog Hunting in North Carolina

Hog hunting or wild boar hunting in North Carolina can be an exciting and rewarding sport. While the thrill of chasing a hog through woods and brush can make the heart race, the need to control and regulate these environmental risks gives the hunter the satisfaction that she is helping to regulate a......[Read More]
How to Get a Hunting & Fishing License in QC Canada

How to Get a Hunting & Fishing License in QC Canada

If you're going to hunt or fish in Quebec, you must have a separate license for each activity. Licenses are also dependent on the type of animals you're going after, and the area you'll be in. For instance, a big game hunting license will allow you to go after caribou, white-tailed deer, black bears......[Read More]
What Do I Put in My Deer Feeder?

What Do I Put in My Deer Feeder?

Whitetail deer consume a diet of plants and vegetables, which often does not provide enough nutrition for optimal health and growth. Providing deer food via a deer feeder allows you to promote a healthy herd by supplementing their diet. Choosing which feed you use in your feeder will depend on your ......[Read More]
Venison: Just Deer Meat, or Something More?

Venison: Just Deer Meat, or Something More?

What kind of meat is venison? Does its meaning only refer to deer meat - and if not, what does it mean? Find out here.......[Read More]
What Guns Do You Use While Deer Hunting?

What Guns Do You Use While Deer Hunting?

There are several types of guns on the market that are made specifically for hunting deer. These guns range from shotguns to high-velocity rifles, and each has been proved effective by generations of hunters.......[Read More]
How to Rattle Up Bucks

How to Rattle Up Bucks

Rattling in regard to buck hunting refers to a method of luring the deer by mimicking the sounds of other fighting males. This technique is most effective during the mating season of deer called the rut. Bucks will often fight during this time over a specific doe. By rattling, you will attract a buc......[Read More]
How to Find Deer Sheds in Missouri

How to Find Deer Sheds in Missouri

Missouri is known for producing trophy white-tail bucks. Every year, in January or February, the Missouri bucks shed their antlers. By March or April, the bucks start to grow a new set of antlers. That's when hunters head outside to search for the shed antlers. Examining these antlers can help to pa......[Read More]
Eighteen Deer Hunting Essentials

Eighteen Deer Hunting Essentials

I can live without most of these things, but usually use some on each hunt and always want them on hand. Find out what gear to take when you go hunting.......[Read More]
Ways to Rig Duck Decoys

Ways to Rig Duck Decoys

Decoy rigging depends on the type of waters you're hunting. Many birds occupy shallow waters, and simple decoy rigs are easily assembled. Deep water rigs require extra materials to reach the bottom with weights, and adjustable rigs are more complex but effective for covering a variety of depths. Ove......[Read More]
Definition of Spike Buck

Definition of Spike Buck

Definition of spike as it pertains to deer and hunting. What is a spike buck? Find out here.......[Read More]
About the Anaheim Ducks

About the Anaheim Ducks

The Anaheim Ducks are a National Hockey League team that plays home games in the 17,124 seat Honda Center in Anaheim, California. The Anaheim Ducks were known as the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim from its inception into the NHL in 1993 until being shortened to the current name in 2006. The Anaheim Ducks w......[Read More]
How to Trap Minnows in the Winter

How to Trap Minnows in the Winter

Minnows are as effective as ice fishing bait as they are for summertime fishing. Minnows catch a wide variety of fish from pike and walleye to crappie and trout. And if your local bait shop has closed down for the season, or if you just want to save some money, catching your own minnows is always an......[Read More]
Definition of Hang Fire or Hangfire in Gun Terminology

Definition of Hang Fire or Hangfire in Gun Terminology

Definition of hang fire, or hangfire. Hangfires are rare with modern guns and ammunition, but are likely to occur in certain circumstances.......[Read More]
Maryland Black Bear Hunting Tips

Maryland Black Bear Hunting Tips

Black bear hunting in Maryland is open only to hunting lottery winners.The Bear goes where the Bear wants to go image by Ian Shorr from Fotolia.comBlack bear hunting in the state of Maryland is regulated by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Hunting permits for this animal are.........[Read More]
Arizona Wild Hog Hunting

Arizona Wild Hog Hunting

The species of wild hog that lives in the deserts of the American southwest is the collared peccary, or javelina (pronounced hav-a-leena). They are included among the state’s big game species, so Arizona wild hog hunting is regulated by the Arizona Game and Fish Department.......[Read More]
How Does a Crawfish Trap Work?

How Does a Crawfish Trap Work?

Are There Different Types of Crawfish Traps?There are two major types of crawfish (also sometimes referred to as "crayfish") traps that are commonly used. The first type is a large cylinder with inverted cones at each end and a small opening in each cone. The other type of crawfish trap.........[Read More]