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.

Ruger knives

Get a New Knife for Your Camp and Deer Hunting Chores

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. and CRKT are pleased to introduce Ruger knives to the commercial sporting market. This complete knife line was designed exclusively for Ruger by CRKT master knife-smiths and is being built by CRKT, an industry leader in knives and tools. “Ruger is focused on bringing affordable, rugged and reliable products...

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Catchy Deer Hunting Tune will Make You Laugh

Deuces Wild Dueling Pianos knocked off the popular and catchy Macklemore tune “Thrift Shop” released in 2012. Yes, it’s silly. But we all need to laugh a little now and then, right? +++++ Stay Safe and Hunt Longer This Season! Are you familiar with the safety precautions that need to be put in place...

Grandma Spencer

Fired-Up Grandma Shoots Buck, Then Cleans it Herself

We see some cool stuff now and then along with big whitetails from the Midwest and elsewhere, but this is just a flat-out super video. Grandma Spencer, 80 years young, makes a great shot with her crossbow on this Ohio buck. Her grandson was filming it in the stand. Then, she whipped out a...

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UPDATED: Whoa! Bass Pro Shops Exploring Purchase of Cabela’s?

Reuters news service is reporting that Bass Pro Shops is considering an offer to purchase all or part of Cabela’s, which would put the publicly-traded company under the control of its privately held Missouri-based competitor. Reuters cited unidentified sources that said Bass Pro Shops officials are working with an investment bank “on the potential offer.”...

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Why Your Deer Hunting Stand Setups Don’t Work

While your neighbors and other hunters are trashing their land by tromping all over it, you can create and hunt low impact stands that will make your season far more successful. These low impact stand sites don’t take a lot of work but should take some careful consideration based on your knowledge of the...

Coffman

Stunning World Class Nontypical Whitetail Buck Arrowed in Ohio

Congratulations to The Break TV Team Hunter, Dan Coffman, on his world class whitetail. Yes, it is 100 percent free range. The deer was shot in Ohio and is believed to score more than 240 inches nontypical and possibly as much as 300 inches. Official gross score will be posted once we know. +++++...

Washington State deer

State Wildlife Officials Confirm EHD Outbreak

Wildlife officials believe a severe drought has helped lead to an outbreak of epizootic hemorrhagic disease that is impacting deer herds in two northwest states. An outbreak in eastern Washington was confirmed, as reported by the Spokesman-Review, and then Idaho followed up with its confirmation. EHD is caused by a biting midge and can...

Declining numbers of mule deer have organizations, state agencies and hunters concerned about future population growth.

What Deer Showed Up Where it Shouldn’t Have Been?

When it comes to wildlife there are few genuine surprises, so when a mule deer showed up where it usually isn’t seen it caused quite a stir. Michael Houx spotted what he thought was a caribou while driving near Eielson Air Force Base in mid-September. But then the lifelong Alaskan native took a long, hard...

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Mule Deer Foundation Starts Wildlife Disaster Fund

The Mule Deer Foundation is creating a wildfire disaster fund to raise much needed funding to help restore western landscapes that have been devastated by massive wildfires. The MDF will use 100 percent of the donations to the fund for the restoration of mule deer and black-tailed deer habitat in areas impacted by fire. “This...