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.
Instead of just throwing your extra venison in the freezer, take some extra time and learn about canning venison. Once you have successfully harvested a deer and it has been processed and butchered, you are then faced with the decision of what to do with all your surplus meat. Once you have enjoyed some fresh
How bad would the reaction be if you were to eat venison like this? This venison quarter has a nasty green ooze sliming out of it, and we’re pretty sure it’s not going to be good to eat. Witness this disgusting video and you’ll see what we mean. Disgusting Deer Cyst WARNING: Not for the squeamish 🤢🤢
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This hunter bagged a giant 633-pound black bear, a bear so big that he intentionally designed his hunt for easily getting the bruin out of the woods. Knowing a certain giant 633-pound black bear’s routine helped Michael Carawan bag the largest bear of his life, and also made its retrieval a relatively easy job. Carawan, of
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Is the .458 Socom a bear cartridge? Well, this black bear sure dropped quick. Watch how the .458 Socom dispatches a black bear with efficiency like we wouldn’t expect. YouTuber Fred Eichler is armed with a Rock River Arms Rifle chambered in the .458 Socom cartridge. Is the .458 Socom cartridge enough for bear hunting? This cinnamon phase black
Venison tenderloin: it’s what’s for dinner. While many hunters enjoy processing their meat into jerky, we immediately turn to the tenderloin (one of the most tender cuts of meat) to celebrate a successful hunt (and holidays, too, I guess). The perfect venison recipe varies by household, but these six are an excellent sampling of what we’ll
Did you even know pressure canning ground venison was a thing? A recent post found on Wide Open Spaces shows the finer points of canning venison for later. Well, now comes a post showing how pressure canning ground venison for soups, stews, sauces or casseroles is super easy and practical. There isn’t a whole lot
A Day That Will Live in Infamy (for Me) December 13, 1948, was also a day that will live in infamy. Well, at least for me it will. For on that sacred, special date in the blowing cold winter blizzard of Detroit, Michigan, early in the morning just about dark thirty, right on time to head into the post-rut deerwoods before dawn, young whippersnapper Nuge came charging out like a […]
Moonshine might have a glamorous outlaw reputation, but to the families of Appalachia who made their own ‘shine, it meant so much more. For all of the ways moonshine has impacted America, few will point to its economic power in the Great Smoky Mountains. However, if there’s one way that families in the deep forests
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Unfortunately, it’s the time of year when many hunters start hanging up their gear for the season. Maybe they have already harvested game or are tired of trying to do so. Perhaps they are just not interested in being afield during bitterly cold weather, gale force winds and deep snow. Whatever the case may be, that hunting gear …