Change your angles and distances when practicing during the off-season so you'll be ready for almost anything.

How to Make the Best Bow Shot to Kill a Deer

The anatomy of every successful bow shot hinges on many synchronous yet dynamic elements. This lends bowhunting the drama that keeps us coming back, but we also have an ethical obligation to eliminate uncertainty from the equation whenever possible. By Patrick Meitin Many view successful shooting as a purely-physical function of aligning sights to...

Tony Wagner with the buck he killed with his late friend's crossbow. After a long night he resumed the blood trailing and found the buck the next morning.

Buckshots: One for Chuck

Opening day of gun deer season 2011 I first saw my neighbor Chuck. I was sitting in my favorite stand facing his property when he appeared in his back yard in a blaze orange jacket, with a leaf blower so powerful that it must have scared all the deer away for more than a mile....

Ross Weber

Buckshots: Firefighter Extinguishes Wisconsin Brute

When Ross Weber got into his stand on Oct. 13, 2015, he was hoping that he might get a chance at a big buck working the area — at the time, though, he didn’t know just how big that buck would end up being. And why would he even think a monster would show up?...

Changing tactics for hunting big bucks in the wind is a must.

Could You Make This Shot on a Giant Buck?

Hunting from a ground blind can be thrilling because it puts you at eye level with bucks and does, and sometimes you’re in the right place at the right time for a shot at a big buck. Check out this D&DH TV footage of a bow shot on a giant whitetail buck. Could you...

Mossberg Pro Series

D+DH Innovation Zone: Mossberg Pro Series Shotguns

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. In this episode of D+DH Innovation Zone, Linda Powell of Mossberg explains some of the features of the new Pro Series shotguns. They have several outstanding features including special coatings that make them corrosion and wear resistant but also assist with performance. From the producers...

Huntworth

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Huntworth

From one of the most renowned hunting glove makers in America, Huntworth refines one of their most popular gloves with new Microban scent control. Huntworth’s Tech Shooters Glove surrounds the hunter’s hand with warmth. Its next-to-skin fit ensures the sensitivity to confidently operate anything, whether it’s a fine hand tool, or the sensitive pull...