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.

Factors that Determine When Bucks Peel Velvet

Factors that Determine When Bucks Peel Velvet

What causes bucks to shed / peel their velvet? Do older bucks normally peel before younger bucks? What factors cause bucks to shed their velvet early or later than normal? The whitetail velvet shedding process is one that has fascinated deer hunters for centuries and it seems that more and more hunters are observing changes in buck behavior on their properties. Case in point: My Instagram buddy Derrick poses these […]

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These Photos of Theodore Roosevelt Hunting Are Unbelievable

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Theodore Roosevelt Hunting

These historic photos show how good of a hunter Theodore Roosevelt really was. Perhaps no man has ever done more for hunting, fishing and conservation in the United States than the 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt. A hunter and naturalist, Roosevelt established the U.S. Forest Service and designated 18 National Monuments and 150 National Forest areas. He was

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Video: JoergSprave Fashioned Four Machetes Into a Functional Bow


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The Slingshot Channel guy does it again! It’s been a while since we’ve shared a video from Joerg Sprave, the Slingshot Channel guy. But we’ve got a whopper for you today. He has a reputation for re-engineering existing products into new, crazy weapons. He’s done some pretty weird stuff in the past, but this one

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Whitetail Bowhunters Will Love Everything About These Field & Stream Packs


If you’re going to take archery season seriously, you need the right pack. As the year moves forward, we like to delve into timely gear worth looking at. Since archery season is upon us, now’s the perfect time to address a major conundrum for bowhunters. The question is, what kind of pack is best for

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The Jackalope Rut Is Starting to Heat Up in Wyoming

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Check out these extremely rare photographs of two rutting jackalope bucks fighting each other for breeding rights. While other seasons are starting to heat up around the U.S., many forget the jackalope rut has started in Wyoming. This year is looking like it will be a record year for jackalope hunting! While they are normally an

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Video: LunkersTV Bags His First Bull Elk on Public Land in Colorado


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Rob’s first elk didn’t come easy! YouTube fishing celebrity LunkersTV started posting up more hunting videos last hunting season and this year he’s starting the hunting videos even earlier with a Colorado elk hunt on public land. Rob had to put some real work in on this trip to get a chance at this bull

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