Archive for predators

Must-Have Predator Hunting Gear

Plan on turning predators into prey this year? Here are a few must-have products that will help you get the job done.

February 19, 2015

Run-and-Gun Coons

A good raccoon hunt doesn’t just take place at night. The truth is, high noon can be just as effective—if you know what you’re doing.

February 03, 2015

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

Alberta Whitetails & Friends

Unlike many Midwest whitetail hunters, Field Editor Ron Spomer was not surprised to see “America’s” favorite deer on the cold, windy, barren plains of eastern Alberta. But he was pleasantly surprised to see the size of their antlers.

November 20, 2014

Exclusive: Collar Camera Records Deer Predation By Cougar

Collars on Washington deer are providing fabulous insight into the behavior of predators and prey—and some interesting predation, too.

October 27, 2014

Predators Above the 62nd Parallel

If you can call a coyote or fox in the Lower 48 you can call one in Alaska. The problem is the weather, and the terrain, and the difficulty of moving in waist-deep snow, and … 

November 25, 2013

Predators at the Back Door

As coyotes, cougars and bears expand their ranges, humans must learn to live on a landscape that protects predators at enormous cost.

November 21, 2013

Of Feathers and Fur

Canada represents something of a paradise for waterfowl hunters, which made it an ideal location to put some of the year’s hottest new gear—like Mossy Oak’s Shadow Grass Blade camo, Browning's 3½-inch A5 and the latest offerings from Federal Premium—to the test. Associate Online Editor Shawn Skipper recently returned from a waterfowl/predator hunt in Alberta. Get an inside look at the hunt with this gallery.

October 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

Surviving With Wolves

Wildlife managers, hunters, trappers and others are creating new frameworks to ensure there is room on the landscape for predators and prey.

February 27, 2013

Coyote Attacks Becoming More Aggressive?

Coyote attacks on pets have become normal news fodder in the last few years, and these three stories from the last few weeks may be an example of how aggressive the canine predators are becoming.

February 12, 2013

30 Snakes Taken So Far in Florida Python Hunt

So far 30 snakes have been killed in the month long Python Challenge designed to help eradicate the invasive species from the Everglades.

January 25, 2013