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Multiple factors affect when bucks shed their antlers.

Multiple Factors Contribute to the Shed Effect

As sure as the sun sets each day, at some point a buck will drop his antlers each year. For many hunters, this is a brand new “season,” scouring the woods and fields for antlers they have only seen attached to a moving object up to this point. By Jeremy Flinn The value of a...

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What Do You Think About This Hunter’s Dwarf Deer?

It seems like Alabama’s turning out some crazy stories recently about whitetail deer on both ends of the scale. Just a few weeks ago we had this story about the giant buck hit by a truck. That happened northwest of Birmingham. Now, Joe Ready of Tallassee, which is in central Alabama, has one of...

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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...

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Is This Gagger Monster Buck the New State Record?

Word travels fast when a truly giant whitetail buck is displayed at a deer expo and it’s one of the biggest ever killed in the Southeast, not to mention the state in which it was taken. A truly remarkable buck was put into the Big Buck Classic, an annual event in Arkansas celebrating deer...

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2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Moultrie

Moultrie Products offers a high-quality game cam for budget-focused hunters with the A-20i and the A-20. The all-new A-20i and A-20 take everything hunters and game managers love about the best-selling A-5 and make it better—and smaller! Featuring 12 MP image resolution and 32 LEDs, these cameras are equipped to take high-quality images both...

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2016 SHOT SHOW: Best New Gear from Styrka

Styrka’s flagship S9 series binoculars boast world-class optical performance. Even in low-light conditions, you’ll get bright, high-contrast images with jaw-dropping clarity and resolution. All lens surfaces are coated multiple times utilizing our proprietary SXL-MAX anti-reflective flat broadband coatings for maximum brightness and optimal color, sharpness and image contrast, while maximizing transmission across the entire...

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SHOT Show 2016: Best New Gear from Ani-Logics

Ani-Logics is a deer nutrition feed company specializing in using the latest technologies available in veterinarian medicine and animal nutrition to help sustain and create a healthy diet for white tail deer. Ani-Logics was born in response to requests for help in fighting Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) outbreaks. Veterinarians and scientists worked side by...

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SHOT Show 2016: Best New Gear from Cuddeback

Cuddeback introduces two new high end trail cameras that are the best Cuddebacks ever – and at $150 they are the lowest price Cuddebacks ever! They feature Cuddeback’s world’s fastest 1/4 second trigger speed which means you’ll get more images with animals and fewer blanks. A new compact “micro” housing is ergonomic and handy....

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2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Hornady

Hornady engineers, using Doppler radar to study bullet flight, have discovered that polymer tips melt as they slice through the air, resulting in a varied ballistic coefficient (BC) from the time the projectile leaves the muzzle until impact. This revelation lead to the development of the Hornady® ELD-X™ with Heat Shield™ Tip, which promises improved match-grade accuracy with...