Deer News

Stay updated on the latest news going on in the whitetail world! From jaw-dropping record bucks, news from state agencies and organizations and weird happenings with deer and deer hunters, the D&DH team stays on top of all things deer.

Clyde Roberts of Virginia is 102 years old and still deer hunting!

He’s 102 Years Old and Putting Deer on the Ground!

We love hearing stories about deer hunters but this one is pretty doggone cool by any stretch of the imagination. A few weeks ago we had a great video of Grandma Spencer shooting a buck (and gutting it!) in Ohio with her crossbow and grandson. And now we hear about Clyde Roberts in Virginia,...

Oh, my! Greg Thompson's high-racked Texas archery buck came from a 33,000-acre free range hunt. What a buck!

Buck Pole Honor Roll: Your Best Bucks of 2015-16

We’re back for another great look at the Buck Pole Honor Roll for the 2015-16 season with your bucks and does from across the country! Each year we highlight your deer and the hunters who killed them with photos that will be updated all season long. These are from submissions on social media and...

Yooper Bike Deer

Man Pedals Deer to Butcher Shop

What would you do if you were driving down the road minding your own business, maybe going to the grocery store or to get a triple frappe chocolatte drink at the DunkBucks, and saw a deer on a bicycle? Yep, it’s a deer on a bicycle being hauled to the processor by a guy...

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Put Destination Whitetail on Top in the Outdoor Sportsman Awards!

Voting is hot and heavy for the Outdoor Sportsman Awards and our own Brittney Leigh Glaze is in the running for Favorite Show Host! Glaze is host of Destination Whitetail, which highlights deer hunters and unique locations throughout the country. From the sultry summer opening of Florida’s season to the big bucks of Kansas...

Morgan with her first deer!

Remember Grandma and Her Deer? Guess Who’s Back!

Remember a few weeks ago when we featured Grandma Spencer, who at 80 years young was out deer hunting with her grandson and killed a deer? If not, it’s a darn cool video you can watch here. After putting the kibosh on the buck she even cleaned it herself! Well, the Ohio Whackstars are...

DDH TV co-host Mark Kayser and a mule deer buck he toppled testing the new Hornady ELD-X bullet. (Photo copyright Mark Kayser)

Kayser Scores on Super Buck Testing New Bullet from Hornady

Sometimes you get lucky and receive an invitation to hunt a premiere property. D&DH TV co-host Mark Kayser received just that and was on the hunt in western South Dakota for either a prairie whitetail or a tall-tined muley. After several days of hunting Kayser couldn’t believe the number of mature deer he encountered...

Sandra Froman has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Sturm, Ruger & Company.

Staunch Second Amendment Fighter Appointed to Ruger Board

Ms. Sandra S. Froman has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Sturm, Ruger & Company, effective immediately. Froman has established herself as a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment and has worked tirelessly to ensure that the protections it guarantees are preserved. She is a Past President of the National Rifle Association...

Nick Pinizzotto

National Deer Alliance Taps Pinizzotto

Deer & Deer Hunting has learned that Nick Pinizzotto will be the National Deer Alliance’s first CEO. The group is set to announce the hiring later this week. The NDA is combined “super group” consisting of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA), Whitetails Unlimited and the Mule Deer Foundation. In addition to the three...

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More than 225 Fenced Farm Deer Killed After CWD Detected

Officials continue to test deer for chronic wasting disease after 228 were killed in a fenced captive game farm following detection of the fatal disease. Chronic wasting disease is always fatal to deer and has been detected in more than two dozen U.S. states and in Canada. State and federal agents in Wisconsin with...

A deer in twine

At Risk of Being Gored, Man Frees Buck from Tangled Mess

Wildlife and man often have strange interactions, with the former getting into trouble sometimes due to the latter’s lack of though about what could happen due to negligent actions. This young buck obviously is clear proof of that issue, having become tangled in a snarled mess of bailing twine someone didn’t dispose of properly....