A Wingshooter's Off-Season Checklist

June 13, 2014

If one sits idly by all summer long, it's hard to imagine him dusting off his shotgun in October and enjoying a successful season. If you're looking for ways to stay sharp, check out Kyle Wintersteen's off-season checklist for wingshooters.

Delta Waterfowl's Duck Cam Returns for Spring

June 09, 2014

As part of its annual spring-nesting research, Delta Waterfowl positioned "Duck Cams" last year at various waterfowl nests. The organization has brought back the camera for 2014.

Wisconsin Cop Helps Mother in Need

June 06, 2014

Kudos to this anonymous Eau Claire, Wisc., police officer, who saw a mother in need and took immediate action.

5 Reasons Life is Better with a Dog in the House

June 02, 2014

Just a generation ago, the prevailing wisdom was that "Dad's hunting dog" belonged outside, in a kennel. That mindset has largely changed in recent years, and Kyle Wintersteen firmly believes the development is a turn for the better.

Two Great Mobile Apps for the Waterfowler

May 30, 2014

Now when your friends bust you on the phone in the duck blind, you can claim waterfowl-related research. Here are two apps that Kyle Wintersteen would recommend to any waterfowler.

Woman Attacked by Duck Files $275,000 Lawsuit

May 26, 2014

An Oregon women has filed a $275,000 lawsuit against the owner of a duck that allegedly attacked her in 2012. Kyle Wintersteen has so many questions.

Veterinarians Explain 10 Strange Dog Behaviors

May 23, 2014

Ever wonder why your dog chases its tail, walks in circles before lying down or just plain won't quit staring at you? The pet health resource website Vet Street has posted explanations to these and other strange dog behaviors.

King Eider Painting Wins 2014 Junior Duck Stamp Contest

May 19, 2014

Is it just Kyle Wintersteen's imagination, or has the Junior Duck Stamp Contest started to rival the adult competition?

HAVA Extends Deadline of "Adopt Fritz" Veterans Contest

May 16, 2014

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

Farming in Pheasant Country? Consider a "Flushing Bar"

May 12, 2014

Pheasant country and prime agricultural areas tend to go hand-in-hand, so this time of year many farmers encounter nests while discing the earth or mowing fields. Unfortunately the hens' instinct is to sit tight and wait out the threat—not the best strategy with a tractor bearing down on you.