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Are Blue Laws Hurting Hunting Retention and Participation?


Should blue laws affecting hunting be repealed? Sunday hunting bans still affect hunters in many parts of the country. Slowly but surely however, that seems to be changing with Sunday hunting bills often waiting approval in many states. But should the day of the week matter when it comes to hunting? Or do they limit hunting opportunities?

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Idaho Eyeing Nonresident Hunting Tag Caps, Higher Fees


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This is bad news for those who travel to Idaho to hunt, but good news for residents. Idaho has become quite the hotspot for hunters in recent years, drawing many out-of-staters looking for a western hunting experience. In fact, it’s become so popular (elk hunting in particular), officials say many state residents have filed overcrowding

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If Deer Hunters Held an NFL-Style Post-Hunt Press Conference

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Catchin' Deers

We bet you’ll start snickering while watching this hilarious Catchin’ Deers video! There are three things that make post-game NFL press conferences interesting: complete silence, wild cursing or abruptly relinquishing the podium. Other than that, it’s the same old lingo used to describe a shoddy or less-than-perfect performance. Ever wondered what a post-hunt presser would

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What You Need to Know About Winchester Power Max Bonded Ammo

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What You Need To Know About Winchester Power Max Bonded Ammo

Winchester Power Max Bonded ammunition is built specifically for deer hunting. Here’s what Winchester was trying to accomplish, and how it’s different from other deer hunting ammo. It’s quite possible that more people hunt deer in North America than all other species of big game combined. With that in mind, it shouldn’t be surprising at

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Look at This Once-in-a-Lifetime Trail Camera Photo of a Wild Cat Attacking a Deer

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Recently a hunter captured a cat attacking a whitetail deer in a once-in-a-lifetime trail camera photo! Once in a while (or in this case, a lifetime), you capture something incredible on your trail cam. In this instance, a deer is being attacked by some sort of wild cat. The only question is whether it’s a

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Bowhunter Wounds Stud Whitetail Buck, Will He Make the Most of a Second Opportunity?

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This is proof that a bad shot doesn’t always mean all hope is lost. There’s nothing quite as exciting as getting up for the opening day of deer hunting season with everything set to go. Your approach is all planned out. Your archery gear is all tuned up. You’re ready roll. What’s even better than

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Hunting Myth Buster: Does Smoking While Deer Hunting Really Matter?


Does smoking while deer hunting help or hurt?  Of all of the deer hunting myths, smoking while deer hunting ranks up there near as the most discussed. We hunters go to great lengths to make sure we’re as scent-free as possible while in the woods. So, doesn’t smoking a cigarette while in the woods just

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5 Ways to Actually Make a Difference in Conservation This Hunting Season


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Does hunting help conservation efforts? It does if you dedicate yourself to doing these things this season.  We hear all the time about how hunting is more than an American tradition. It helps aid in wildlife management and wildlife conservation. But have you ever stopped to think about what exactly those things mean? If you

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