Tag: Wildlife

Pennsylvania Teens Charged with Felonies After Viral Deer Abuse Video


Charges are finally filed in the Pennsylvania deer abuse case. Remember that awful deer abuse video that lit a firestorm of fury across the Internet a few months ago? Two Brookville, Pennsylvania teenagers have now formally been charged with felonies in the case. The video, which showed the young men laughing as they repeatedly kicked

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What to Take From the BBC’s “Are American Hunters an Endangered Species?”

Travis Smola
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The BBC painted something of a bleak portrait of hunting in North America. The British Broadcasting Corporation recently put out an interesting piece discussing the future of hunting here in North America, and it has us wondering what we should take away from it. The piece admittedly paints a bleak picture of the future of

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No, Grand Teton Elk Hunt Does Not Attract Grizzlies, Study Concludes


Scientists say grizzlies unaffected by elk hunting. Grand Teton National Park’s controversial elk hunt just had some more fuel added to the fires with an announcement by wildlife officials that grizzly bears aren’t drawn in by the hunts. Critics of the hunt have often claimed an increase in elk carcasses or leftover gut piles and

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Tennessee Man Shoots Cryptorchid Buck He’s Hunted for Years

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cryptorchid buck

This buck was considered a “freak” deer by locals. A man in Tipton County, Tennessee, was fortunate enough to harvest the deer of a lifetime when he went hunting Jan. 2, 2020. However, he and his quarry were no strangers. A cryptorchid deer had made a quite a reputation for itself in the Covington area.

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Remember This Massive Copperhead Found Down in Georgia?

Screenshot: Cherokee Tribune and Ledger News

An absurdly huge and pregnant copperhead was found and killed right outside the door. Employees of the C&C Tree Service in Canton, Georgia, got the shock of their lives when they were removing some dead timber on the back of the company’s property. Two huge copperhead snakes were uncovered, one that turned out to be

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Wolf Picture Sparks Angry Comments, From Both Hunters and Anti-Hunters

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You’d think that anti-hunters and animal rights would tire of saying ridiculous things. Here are a few more of the stupidest. As we mentioned in Part I of this two-part series, I shared a photograph on my Stumpjack Outdoors page of a hunter holding a very large wolf. The photo generated over 10,000 reactions and

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