Hunting > Small Game & Predators

Know How: Twilight of the Dogs

No one thinks this is sane. Nevertheless, a few find it addictive. After deer season is long over and icicles are hanging over the front door and winter is deep and cold it is time to go predator hunting in the blackest hours. Field Editor Frank Miniter explains.

January 14, 2015

Talk Back to Coyotes the Right Way

Brush up on your coyote conversation and you could be brushing more fur this season and beyond. Coyote vocalizations can play a vital role in your predator hunts throughout the year, and understanding the language can help you send the right message during any season.

January 13, 2015

Confidence is Key

Lure the naturally suspicious coyote into a false sense of security and take more pelts to market this season.

December 08, 2014

Hunting the Top Dog: Nothing’s Easy With Wolves

Wolf hunting hasn’t been easy since Western and Great Lakes wildlife agencies established conservative, well-regulated seasons in recent years.

December 02, 2014

Squirrel Masters

What else do you call the best of 42 bushytail hunters scouring the woods of Alabama?

September 03, 2014

Hunting Texas Hogs in the Dark

Texas is crawling with feral hogs, and the state needs some help thinning them. If you go, be sure to take the right equipment.

May 08, 2014

From The Cookbook: Old Fashioned Hasenpfeffer with Spaetzles

The NRA Member's Wild Game Cookbook, Second Edition, is a collection of common and unique wild-game recipes alike. Give this one a try!

May 05, 2014

Game Profiles: The Wild Boar

As America’s top conservationists, we recognize that few species need to be managed more than the wild pig. This non-native, invasive animal matures at 6 months of age, reproduces at alarming rates, has no natural predators, eats almost anything and thrives in any habitat.

April 30, 2014

Night Chords: The Music of Raccoon Hunting

The chatter of hunters, baying of hounds, squalls of the critters in the trees: 'Coon hunting creates its own music.

March 28, 2014

From The Cookbook: Squirrel and Eggplant Stew

The NRA Member's Wild Game Cookbook, Second Edition, is a collection of common and unique wild-game recipes alike. Give this one a try!

March 21, 2014

Squirrel Master Classic: And the Winner Is...

The action has come to a close at the Squirrel Master Classic, hosted by Gamo Outdoor USA. Find out how Adam Heggenstaller and his team fared.

February 21, 2014

Squirrel Master Classic: Day 2

The action unfolds at the Squirrel Master Classic, hosted by Gamo Outdoor USA.

February 20, 2014

Squirrel Master Classic: Day One

Adam Heggenstaller is hoping for Squirrel Master Gold in the Black Belt.

February 19, 2014

Gamo Introduces First Annual Squirrel Master Classic Hunting Event

Gamo Outdoor USA has partnered with Buckmasters to host the first annual "Squirrel Master Classic" hunting event.

February 18, 2014

The Little Big Game

When Frank Miniter was left to hunt rabbits without the help of dogs he found that it wasn't as difficult as he surmised. Here are some helpful tips to land cottontails without dogs.

January 28, 2014