Archive for shed hunting

Training More Than a Bird Dog

Upland and waterfowl seasons are open but a fraction of the year—so, what do you do with your faithful gundog during the 9 or 10 months when you aren’t hunting? A dog bred to hunt ought to hunt, of course, but he doesn’t necessarily need to fetch birds to be happy. Kyle Wintersteen offers a few suggestions on how you can keep your favorite hunting buddy occupied in the "offseason."

May 05, 2014

Sheds and Scrapes

As we get set to break outdoors again, the fun of shed hunting escalates when you also use it for finding clues for hanging this year’s bow stand.

March 11, 2014

Teach Your Dog to Shed Hunt: Lee and Tiffany Lakosky Seminar

Want to train your dog to shed hunt? Head to Milwaukee this weekend to the 2014 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic, where Lee and Tiffany Lakosky, hosts of the Outdoor Channel's "Crush," will be on hand to lead this seminar.

February 12, 2014

World's Largest Shed Hunt Announced

The time for hunting sheds has nearly arrived, and this year hunters from across the country will be able to share their stories on social media in the inaugural #ShedRally.

February 05, 2014

Rise of the Antler Dog

You can train your hunting dog to find antler sheds.

April 20, 2012

Oregon Couple Discovers Elk Shed Jackpot

In search of help after getting their truck stuck in the mud, an Oregon couple stumbled upon a pair of six-point, 360-inch bull elk sheds.

June 21, 2011

Whitetail Shed Hunting: Trophy Tips

A day spent shed hunting can bring the treasure of a handful of antlers or, if you’re lucky, a pack full of the pointy prizes.

February 16, 2011

Shed Hunting's Worst Day

Every whitetail nut is into shed hunting nowadays. There's no better way to keep tabs on those bucks you caught wide-eyed on your trail cam or even track down the famed ghosts of the hardwoods. Of course, it's much easier if you own or lease a sizable property, but there sure isn't any shame of hitting the public land up for sheds.

March 15, 2010

Addicted to Shed Hunting

For guys like Jeremiah Waugh, shed hunting is an addiction. He's only one of the many western hunters joining a cult-like following of the "sport."

March 05, 2010