Deer Hunting

General Gun Season Opens Nov. 4 Texas bowhunters have already taken to the field since last Saturday, when the state’s deer hunting archery season officially kicked off. Wildlife biologists with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) expect good hunting

STORY BY JASON STOCKSTILL I have a desire to teach my two sons the joys and responsibility of hunting that my father taught me as a child. My son Jaret has been learning to shoot with me for the past

Deer Parasites

By Jim Heffelfinger Although internal and external parasites are common in most deer populations, they only become a problem when deer are under stress for other reasons. At such times, parasite levels may increase and start to affect reproduction or

by Luke Murray With half of the year nearly gone and summer rapidly approaching, it’s becoming increasingly important to plan for the best season of the year; whitetail season of course. Maintenance: The summer sun does more than burn your

by Ben Koerth It’s usually pretty easy to get people to plant food plots for deer in the fall. That’s when deer and deer hunting are definitely forefront in people’s minds. There are no doubts the benefit of fall food

Sitka hunt will provide lunchmeat, marksmanship training for youth Officials for the British Columbia archipelago of Haida Gwaii want to eradicate non-native Sitka deer. The deer thrive because they have no predators, and consume and destroy the natural habitat on

The trophy experience isn’t always about scoring on a Booner every time you go on a hunt, but if you can end family time with a 170″ class buck all the better! Enjoy Pam Zaitz’s story from the Journal of the Texas

In my 9 years of experience of running the Non-Profit Organization Hunting with Soldiers (www.huntingwithsoldiers.org), I have learned a valuable lesson. The meaning of a trophy is different to many people. For some a trophy may be a 150 plus

New World’s Record Non-Typical Coues deer taken by Arizona hunter In December of 2015, Terry Edwards of San Carlos, Arizona, took an incredible non-typical Coues deer that may be the new Pope and Young Club Non-Typical World’s Record. Edwards’ Coues deer has

Bowhunter Army sergeant stationed in Oklahoma An Army sergeant from Oklahoma arrowed the biggest non-typical buck taken by a bowhunter in that state, The Oklahoman newspaper reports. Travis Ocker of Lawton, stationed at Fort Sill, killed the trophy buck on