Author Archives: Jacob Edson, D&DH managing editor

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How Monster Bucks Become Bad Dudes

Let’s take a closer look at what factors cause older, mature bucks — those giant deer we all dream about — to become truly belligerent. By Charles J. Alsheimer In my mind, there are two kinds of white-tailed bucks. Those less than 2½ years old are youngsters and teen-agers, who are trying to find...

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Some of Florida’s Biggest Bucks

Bow season opens in less than a month in Florida’s Zone A in the southernmost part of the state, take a look at some of the biggest bucks ever killed in the state. These mostly come from the north-central and Panhandle area. They’re great bucks with B&C scores ranging from 146 to 179. Florida...

Legendary Whitetails

Legendary Whitetails

The Bucks of Legendary Whitetails III Legendary Whitetails III provides snapshots of 40 of the greatest whitetails ever taken, including some of the most secretive bucks ever killed. It tells the back-story, shows the actual score sheet and other critical details. As former editor of North American Whitetail, author Duncan Dobie knows the details...

Deer Hunter and Buck

7 Keys to Deer Hunting Success

Throughout the years, I’ve tried about every imaginable strategy to improve my chances of outsmarting wary white-tailed bucks. Unfortunately, some of the strategies I’ve tried didn’t pan out as I hoped they would. By Charles J. Alsheimer I’ve also learned some tactics that seem to work no matter where I’m hunting. These tactics usually...

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A Deer Huntress Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, The Writing Huntress was cleaning, cleaning like a house mouse. Her blog was neglected as she hung the dog’s stockings on the chimney with care, In hopes that her statistics wouldn’t plunge horribly, waiting for Saint Nick to deliver all she wanted, under the...