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Factors that Determine When Bucks Peel Velvet

What causes bucks to shed / peel their velvet? Do older bucks normally peel before younger bucks? What factors cause bucks to shed their velvet early or later than normal? The whitetail velvet shedding process is one that has fascinated deer hunters for centuries and it seems that more and more...

Nugent: My Dream Gear

Find that gear that is best for you and have the greatest hunting season of your lives. Make that extra effort to introduce some new people into this incredible outdoor hunting lifestyle.

Injury Causes Contralateral Effect in Deer

These amazing videos (below) show just how exactly a traumatic injury to a white-tailed deer can lead to what deer biologists call “the contralateral effect” in a whitetail buck. Whitetail oddities run in all sorts of shapes and sizes. One of the most common questions I’ve received over the years here...

Best Deer Hunt in Florida Caps 1-Day Trifecta

When you think of Southern whitetails, the best deer hunt in Florida doesn’t always come to mind, but the Sunshine State more than holds its own when it comes to trophy deer hunting opportunities. Especially when that trophy deer hunt caps off an incredible trifecta that started with a trophy alligator...