Hunting Wildlife

Hunting Wildlife

Hunting is the practice of killing or trapping any animal, or pursuing or tracking it with the intent of doing so. Hunting wildlife or feral animals is most commonly done by humans for food, recreation, to remove predators that are dangerous to humans or domestic animals, or for trade. Lawful hunting is distinguished from poaching, which is the illegal killing, trapping or capture of the hunted species. The species that are hunted are referred to as game or prey and are usually mammals and birds.

6 Not-So Normal Alternative Ways to Butcher Game Animals


Ways To Butcher Game Animals

These alternate ways to butcher game animals require creativity. Field dressing, butchering and preparing wild game meat can be a pretty straight forward process. But it can also be a very creative one and people have come up with plenty of unique ways to procure the perfect cuts of meat from both small and big game animals that

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Flashback to When Drury Outdoors Crew Filmed the Largest Wild Buck Ever Caught on Camera

YouTube: DruryOutdoors

This is the kind of deer you absolutely, positively don’t want to miss! With the peak of the season getting closer and closer, it’s fun to daydream, isn’t it? What you’re about to see is possibly the largest buck ever caught on camera. Watch the video below: We were extremely proud to be able to

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Whitetail vs. Mule Deer: The Differences, Why You Should Hunt Them and Which is Best

Travis Smola
Whitetail vs. Mule Deer

These are the major differences between mule deer and whitetails. There are a few different deer species living here in North America.  Sitkas, coues and axis to name a few. However, two species stand alone as the undeniable favorites of both nature enthusiasts and hunters. We are talking of course, about white-tailed deer and mule

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Garmin Extends Solar Technology to Popular Smartwatches


garmin solar watch

Garmin continues to revolutionize the outdoors industry. Earlier today, Garmin International, Inc. announced the introduction of solar charging technology to three of its most popular smartwatch lines–the Instinct, fenix 6 and 6S, and the tactix Delta. Following the success of its first solar charging adventure smartwatch, the fenix 6X Pro Solar, Garmin decided to expand

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Texas Hunter Takes Out Feral Hog With 40mm Cannon and Grape Shot

YouTube: I-outdoors
40mm Cannon

This hog hunter decided to load a 40mm cannon with grape shot. Hog hunting is unique for a lot of reasons, most of which involve looser regulations and the ability to get creative. Because feral hogs post such a threat to ecosystems in the South, wildlife agencies want hunters to shoot as many as they

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Idaho Poachers Who Illegally Took 16 Elk, 3 Deer Face Fines and Jail Time

Travis Smola
Poaching

Six men sentenced for poaching of numerous trophy animals. With the crazy negative news cycle of 2020, we will take any good news we can get at this point. Six poachers now must pay over $75,000 in reimbursement over a 2018 elk and mule deer poaching case in Idaho. In a press release on their

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Man Attempts to Shoot Bowling Ball With Compound Bow

YouTube: Tim KJ
What Happens When You Shoot A Bowling Ball With A Compound Bow?

If you’ve ever wondered what a broadhead would do to a bowling ball you’ve come to the right place. Tim Kjellesvik (also known as The Thinking Woodsman) apparently spends a lot of time wondering about things like this as well. So, he decided to shoot a bowling ball with a DirtNap broadhead during the “Will It Kill It”

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