Archive for whitetail

Determining Deer Age

With an understanding of how molars wear from year to year and some practice, hunters can reliably estimate the age of their deer.

March 10, 2014

Whitetail Blow vs. Snort

We hear the sounds and we use the terms, but what do they actually mean? Is a whitetail's "snort" the same as its “blow”?

March 07, 2014

Canyon Whitetails

If you look for deer in the deep canyons of north Idaho, be prepared to sweat up and down steep terrain. You should also be prepared to make sharply angled shots.

December 27, 2013

Ohio Division of Wildlife Workers Being Investigated for Hunting Deer On the Clock

A group of 18 state of Ohio employees, including a number of Division of Wildlife workers, are being investigated for allegedly hunting deer while they were on the clock.

December 17, 2013

A First for Ian

Dave Campbell admits to running a bit behind on his blogs—but he's got a good reason for it.: A First for Ian

November 13, 2013

Alabama Man Loses Eye to "Pet" Deer

An Alabama man has allegedly been blinded in one eye by a deer he kept as a pet.

November 12, 2013

Hunt Bucks as Individuals

Using his personal property as a laboratory to study individual buck behavior, the author has made some eye-popping discoveries. Even if the area you hunt is nothing like his, his findings might help you better understand your quarry.

October 29, 2013

Deer Hunting: When to Get Aggressive

When the rut is in full swing and the bucks are moving that doesn't mean it's time to sit in your stand and passively wait. Use these tips to help you get aggressive with bucks this season.

October 29, 2013

Five Rut Revelations

After 25 years of hunting every day of the rut, Bill Winke found that keeping it simple is the key. Use these five hard-won tips to fill your tag this fall.

October 17, 2013

On the Whitetail Clock

Whether we’re hunting the rut or keying on food sources, most deer hunters have a favorite day and magical hour for besting big bucks. What’s yours?

October 14, 2013

The Ultimate October Playbook

This month presents opportunities for a bowhunter or early-season muzzleloader hunter—if you don’t mess up first. Here’s how to score before the rut arrives.

October 03, 2013

Deer Attacked, Killed By... Eagle?

The London Zoological Society has released images of a deer being attack, and potentially killed, by a golden eagle.

September 26, 2013

Can You Keep Deer From Wiping Out A Food Plot?

So you're trying to develop a food plot, but the local whitetail are tearing it up before its ready. Is the anything you can do? The BullShooters have an answer.

September 26, 2013

Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease

Most of us have heard of epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD), but how many of us really know what it is? Dave Campbell takes a closer look.

September 24, 2013

Nice Kitty

A "predator" certainly seemed to spook a couple of whitetail in a trail camera video that's been making its round across the Web. But what could it be?

August 30, 2013