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.
The SIk Sk2 broadhead is opening wound channels wider than any competition with their new design. Broadheads are the most debated topic in bowhunting besides bows themselves. Being the first point that touches the animal, a broadhead is crucial factor in an ethical kill. The SIK SK2 brings innovation to the age-old use of arrowheads with
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The oldest and biggest animals are often the toughest to hunt. Here’s the story of Clay Newcomb’s five-year quest to harvest a 550-pound Oklahoma black bear. Few things excite Bear Hunting Magazine Editor Clay Newcomb more than the challenge of finding and shooting a massive bear. For that reason, he’s travelled all over North America from Arkansas
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Yes, my blogging is usually about fish and fishing, but I love to hunt too. I know my bow-hunting buddies have been enjoying the best week of archery deer hunting over the past week and our rifle deer season here in Nebraska opens tomorrow. I also know in my wanderings over the past couple of …
Eva Shockey will host a Last Man Standing marathon this Thanksgiving on the WGN cable network. Eva Shockey has yet again cracked through the wall that separates hunting and outdoor culture from the mainstream media. She was recently announced as the host of WGN’s Thanksgiving Marathon of Last Man Standing, the Emmy-nominated show starring Tim Allen
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WATCH THE VIDEO oembed rumble video here I spent a weekend at the Argo Anywhere Tiny Lodge in Northern Wisconsin, and got to see why their amphibious XTVs are so awesome. We’ve reached a point here at Wide Open Spaces where we’re getting invited as guests to some pretty incredible opportunities. They sometimes involve a little travel, typically
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Its here. The rut is on. November Deer Season starts Saturday. Nebraska is a deer hunting state. And true to our title of the Mixed Bag Capital the state has 2 species of deer. To experience the most from this year’s deer season here are the five things you gotta do… 1) Find the does. …
WATCH THE VIDEO NOW oembed rumble video here Deer racks come in all shapes and sizes… But you’ve definitely never seen them in these shapes or sizes. Feast your eyes on some of the craziest deer racks that have ever been captured via photograph. Would you hang any of these on your wall? NEXT: 10 Awesome Photos
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How on earth did a deer get stuck in that skinny little ditch anyway? There’s a construction crew out there somewhere with the story of their lives, and luckily enough, you can see it unfold right here. After trenching quite some distance for phone, cable, or possibly electric lines, they came across an animal that
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Every sportsman should know that his or her license money goes to fund conservation, but do you know exactly how much? Most hunters and anglers understand that the money we spend on hunting and fishing licenses helps pay for conservation. But just how much of that license money actually goes to support true conservation efforts?
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Cancer, ticks, warts, and insect larvae are just a few of the maladies that have caused these deer to earn the honor of being among the eight nastiest looking deer around. Whatever the reason, nasty is nasty and these deer have reached the height of deformity. Warning, some of these pictures are grotesque and stomach-turning. You
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