Category: Wildlife

Remember the Moron Who Took on an 11-Point Buck in a Wrestling Match?

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This guy should have his head examined, because wrestling with an 11-point buck during the rut is just plain idiotic! We’ve seen prime examples of morons in the outdoor world. Take, for instance, the guy that decided to smack a rutting bull moose in the antlers. Or the dimwit that thought it would be wise to bluff

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Broadcast News

I am sharing some broadcast news related to Nebraska’s outdoor scene with you this week. Regarding my weekly television appearance about outdoors-related activities and destinations, that can now be seen on Omaha’s ABC news affiliate KETV NewsWatch 7 and www.KETV.com between 8 and 8:30 a.m. on Saturday mornings with popular  TV anchor/host, John Oakey. Called …

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Wild Boar Hunting: Make the Shot or Pay the Price

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Wild boar hunting is one of the most exciting and dangerous undertakings for hunters anywhere, and this proves it. While we all practice our shooting at targets that don’t move, and many that do, nothing can take the place of having a large, fast, and extremely strong wild boar see you and charge your position.

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Here’s How to Avoid a One-Antlered Moose

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Having troubles with a one-antlered moose? Here’s how you avoid one. Curtis Phelps was just being a well-meaning partner by taking out the trash back in the early part of January when he encountered an oddity that can best be described as a one-antlered moose.  As Phelps was walking out toward the driveway to deposit

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Halt Eastern Redcedar Invasion

Halt Eastern Redcedar Invasion

Opportunities coming to halt eastern redcedar invasion One of the greatest threats to Nebraska livestock production comes in an unassuming package. Eastern redcedar (juniperus virginiana), with its fragrant foliage and purplish “berries,” doesn’t look like a threat. But science has shown that once it takes over an area, rangeland productivity decreases by 75 percent, as …

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The Rope Buck

The Rope Buck

The stuff one witnesses in the great outdoors never ceases to amaze. As of late, enter the story of the “rope buck.” During Nebraska’s 2019 muzzleloader deer hunting season in December, the neighboring landowner who lives to the south of our farm was in his stand watching for white-tailed deer. A buck emerged at a …

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When You’re Calling Ducks But Get a Donkey Instead

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Are donkeys legal during duck season? Somewhere in Texas there’s a lovesick donkey. While these folks were just minding their own business and trying to get some duck hunting done, one amorous critter on four hooves thinks his ship just came in. Having all of your best duck hunting gear on usually means that it’s

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2 Sets of Mule Deer Bucks Battle It Out in Colorado

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A mule deer buck rumble caught on camera is great, but two different battles at the same time is awesome! Colorado Springs, Colorado was the recipient of one of the greatest deer battles ever when four different mule deer bucks went at it at the same time. It’s not that all four were fighting each

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Russian Truckers Heinously Flatten a Brown Bear, Uproar Ensues 


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Shift working truckers in remote Yakutia took aim at a brown bear with their vehicles and killed the big bear. A video out of the Russian Sakha Republic showed several men in two different trucks mowing down a brown bear as it attempted to escape. The men are reportedly saying “Crush him!” while laughing at the

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