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Get Kids Hooked With Youth Bows

by D&DH Editor Daniel E. Schmidt As the father of two young girls, I have seen it firsthand: It is becoming increasingly more difficult to persuade kids to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. It’s one thing to say “no” to TV, videos and Internet, it’s another thing to do it without being...

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Tips for Hunting the Whitetail Deer Rut

Story by Bill Vaznis Let’s face the facts. The vast majority of whitetails are shot more or less by accident. Every couple of years or so, we real-world hunters get lucky and have a buck suddenly materialize under our tree stand or pop out in front of us as we walk nonchalantly back to...

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With These New Downloads, Deer and Hunters Will Eat Well

Deer & Deer Hunting is excited to present three brand-new digital downloads for deer hunting enthusiasts. These downloads are packed with in-depth information and ready to download straight to your computer for just $3.99 each. Planting and Maintaining Food Plots There’s an old saying in real estate about what makes a piece of property...

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Gun Sales Climb at SHOT 2012

Many indicators, including a record-setting 2011, show the firearms industry  continues to thrive in a down economy and that the potential exists for another  strong sales year in 2012, reports the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the  trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports  industry. NSSF made the announcement today at the...

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More New 2012 Archery Products

This year’s Archery Trade Association Show in Columbus sure hasn’t disappointed with cool new products for bowhunters. I already covered the new bows and some very cool new scent eliminating clothing, but some of the biggest buzz around the show centered around arrows and broadheads. Easton generated a lot of conversation with their new...

What Defines a Trophy Buck?

by Bryan Hendricks To me, the definition of trophy entails other things besides antler size. Above my desk, for example, is the rack of a 9-point whitetail I killed at Turley Ranch in Roger Mills County, Okla. The rack was beautiful, maybe 120 B&C, but the circumstances made it special. Turley Ranch covers about...

Baiting Equals Pressure for Gun-Hunters

Using bait while deer hunting is legal in more than one-half of the states with huntable whitetail populations. Each year, hunters literally spend millions of dollars annually on corn, apples, carrots, pumpkins, sugar beets, sweet potatoes and just about anything else deer will eat. As the editor of one of largest deer hunting magazines...

Controversial Research: Bacteria, Not Prions, Cause CWD

by Darren Warner, D&DH contributor Note: Deer & Deer Hunting does not endorse one CWD explanation over another. Research is ongoing. It is committed to fueling discussion about important issues relating to deer hunting. Leave a comment below with your views about CWD. In 1982, neurologist Dr. Stanley Prusiner discovered the prion, a misfolded...

Venison Recipe: Yogurt Venison Burgers

This venison recipe for Yogurt Venison Burgers offers a different take on the standard grilled venison burger. It comes from Deer & Deer Hunting reader Rich Decembrino, of Pennsylvania. Ingredients 1/3 cup mayonnaise 1 teaspoon lime juice 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon grated lime peel 1/3 cup chopped green onions 3 tablespoons plain...