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How to Make Your Own Minnow Trap

How to Make Your Own Minnow Trap

A do-it-yourself minnow trap is an easy way to catch minnows for fishing bait and a fun activity that gets kids interested in fishing. You can build a minnow trap with minimal equipment and at little cost. Having a homemade minnow trap allows you to catch your own bait whenever you want to go fishin......[Read More]
Ontario Government Hunting Seasons

Ontario Government Hunting Seasons

Hunting seasons in the province of Ontario, Canada, are administered by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR). The MNR divides the province into 150 wildlife management units (WMU). Each WMU represents a particular geographic area of the province, which may have its own hunting regulations......[Read More]
Elk Hunting Out West

Elk Hunting Out West

While it might seem contrary, hunting elk helps resource managers in the western United States when it comes to wildlife conservation. License fees and hunting equipment taxes provide funds to state game management. Each state has a wildlife and game agency that distributes information online and in......[Read More]
How to Make Antler Buttons

How to Make Antler Buttons

People have created buttons from deer antlers for centuries. Although plastic has long since replaced antlers as the button material of choice, crafters sometimes use antler buttons for traditional buckskin clothing. Creating antler buttons is not a complex process, but it can be time consuming. The......[Read More]
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]
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]
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]
How to Remove Antlers Off of a Deer Head

How to Remove Antlers Off of a Deer Head

Deer antlers can be used for a wide variety of things such as decoration, knife handles and rattlers to call in more deer. The only thing that stands in your way is removing them from the deer's head, but this can be accomplished quickly and easily, whether at home or in the woods.......[Read More]