Author Archives: RubLine

11 Year Old’s First Buck

Noah Rucks buck

Noah Rucks, 11, bagged his first buck in early October while hunting in Wisconsin's special youth-only hunt.

Noah shot the dandy 9-pointer while hunting with his dad, D&DH Publisher Brad Rucks. Congratulations, Noah!

World-Class Buck Killed in Ohio

Photo of world record-class buck

Ronnie Stevens killed this Ohio buck Oct. 18, 2011. It appears to be a typical 11-point just over 196 inches, which should net roughly 189. Stevens killed the buck with a Parker Blackhawk compound bow.


5 Tips for Using Pre-Orbital Lures

by Steve Sorensen

Smokey's Pre-Orbital Gland Lure1. Travel corridor: Find a licking branch in a travel corridor bucks use. Base the location on past observation, old rubs and natural funnels. You can use a licking branch that was...

Pennsylvania Road Kill Buck

Pennsylvania Road Kill Buck

This road kill buck was found recently near Pittsburgh by the Venture Street exit off I-279. D&DH hasn't been able to verify much about the photo, which was e-mailed to the office.

Taxidermy is Still Mainstream

This image speaks for itself. Taxidermy is still mainstream, and D&DH couldn't be happier about it.

Taxidermy is still mainstream

Here is where D&DH found the image. There's an article that goes with it. Martha Stewart (yup,...

Fight Over Deer Puts Hunters in Hospital

How's this for a headline? "Two injured in melee over deer carcass."

Fighting buckIt's sad but true to report that the Pocono Record ran that headline Oct. 9 here. The two individuals injured were, unfortunately, hunters.

According to...