Archive for hunting laws

Hooray for Texas!

If I wasn't so wedded to my adopted home state of Wyoming, I would live in Texas. I’ve visited that state many times and done a lot of hunting there. It’s just a fun place to go to. Now I see from fellow outdoor bum J.R. Absher’s “Outdoor Pressroom” that my second favorite state has just legalized the use of firearm suppressors for the taking of game animals.

April 04, 2012

Giving Thanks

This is Thanksgiving week—a week when most are thankful that they don’t have to put in 40 hours of work. This holiday has largely devolved into an excuse to eat and drink excessively and watch football games. It is a far cry from what the Founders intended.

November 22, 2011

Maine Lawmakers Reject Hunting Bans

Maine lawmakers rejected a bill that would have outlawed the use of traps and dogs while hunting bears in the state.

May 03, 2011

Oregon Bill Would Restore Hounds to Cougar Hunting

A hunting bill has been sent to the Oregon House that would restore hounds to the sport of hunting cougars.

April 21, 2011

Senate Committee Shoots Down Sunday Hunting Bill

The second of two bills that would allow Sunday hunting in Virginia was shot down by a Senate committee this week.

February 04, 2011