Archive for veterans

HAVA Extends Deadline of "Adopt Fritz" Veterans Contest

Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA) has extended the deadline on its "Adopt Fritz" essay contest.

May 16, 2014

Veterans: Enter HAVA's Contest to Win Fully Trained Bird Dog!

If you're a veteran or active service member of the Iraq and Afghanistan era, here's your chance to win a fully trained German shorthaired pointer courtesy of Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA).

May 02, 2014

“Red, White and Bluebill" Event Takes Vets Hunting

Dean Crom and Mike Thun, owners of Big Water Outdoors Guide Service, are the kind of American sportsmen we could use a few more of. Every year they host an event that pays tribute to our veterans by taking them duck hunting. And Crom and Thun chose a very clever name for the Green Bay diver hunt: Red, White and Bluebill.

November 13, 2012

Alpen Optics Honors Injured Female Veterans

Alpen Optics, along with Mississippi Outdoors, Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Prois, Fisheries and Parks and PVA-ORHF recently hosted a turkey hunt/fishing event for injured female veterans to "celebrate" these women and the sacrifices they've made for our country.

September 11, 2012

Hunting with Disabilities

Communication is the key to getting a hunter with disabilities into the field comfortably.

August 31, 2012

The Jim Spencer Story

In the 41 years since being wounded in combat, Jim Spencer has harvested more than 100 animals, and his story of courage and determination is an inspiration to all.

August 03, 2011