Deer & Deer Hunting TV

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Deer & Deer Hunting TV begins airing the third week of July on NBC Sports. This is our 10th season, and it promises to be our best to date. Show hosts Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks will feature and interview special guests such as Charles Alsheimer and Steve Bartylla, both of whom have spent decades studying and hunting deer.

Show topics include legendary deer camps, public-land hunting strategies, venison preparation tips, and our new, exclusive guides for predicting peak rutting times in the North and South. The 10th season will cover topics ranging from basic hunting strategy and biology of deer to today’s technology, ammunition, firearms, bows, crossbows and gear. It’s shaping up to be a great season loaded with super information about our country’s favorite game animal.

Deer & Deer Hunting TV is the thinking man’s guide to whitetail hunting, teaching, entertaining and informing hunters on proven strategies, hot trends and new equipment.

Deer & Deer Hunting TV airs in prime time on NBC Sports. New in 2014, viewers can also see the show on Destination America.


Secrets of the Motivated Bowhunter on DDH TV

Deer & Deer Hunting TV looks to dissect the mind of a bowhunter and what motivates them to pursue deer year after year on this week’s all-new episode, airing Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports. Every hunter has a story of their first time and the reasons that brought them out to the...

Joe Akin of Alabama with 15-point buck killed in Tennessee in late November.

The Best Tips for Last-Minute Deer Season Planning

For the hunter with so much to do and not enough time, this week’s Deer & Deer Hunting TV — which airs Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports — has you covered with the last minute hunting preparation tips you need to tag a buck. When you can’t make the time to get...

Steve Bartylla has several great tips for land and whitetail management he'll share on Deer & Deer Hunting TV.

Take the Mystery Out of Your Deer Hunting Strategy

Products designed to fool white-tailed deer saturate today’s hunting market, but finding the best available method for increasing your success this season doesn’t have to be a mystery. On this week’s all-new Deer & Deer Hunting TV, hunting experts Tom Miranda and Steve Bartylla are on hand to discuss their preferred strategies to trick an...

Bleats work for deer when you maybe think they won't!

Tenth Great Season for Deer & Deer Hunting TV!

The 10th season of Deer & Deer Hunting TV premieres on NBC Sports and promises to be the best season yet with even more information that deer hunters need to find success in the field. Deer & Deer Hunting TV airs this Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET. Since the series premiered nine seasons ago, Deer...

Bleats work for deer when you maybe think they won't!

Scouting, Food Plots Focus of DDH TV Bonus Episodes

In anticipation of the upcoming hunting season, NBC Sports will air special episodes of Deer & Deer Hunting TV featuring expert tips on spring scouting and food plot strategies. Special issues are set to air on Saturdays at 7:30 a.m. CT and ending on June 21. For the first time, Deer & Deer Hunting...

Public land bucks often are tougher to pattern and hunt due to the pressure on the land, but some hunters achieve annual success through hard work, woodsmanship and a bit of luck.

Secrets Revealed About Public Land Whitetail Hunting Strategies

Public land hunting is the norm for people across the country, but perfecting the approach can mean the difference between a successful trip and a bad trip. On this week’s Deer & Deer Hunting TV, airing Tuesday on NBC Sports, industry experts offer their advice on the best way to approach hunting on public...


Maximize Your Opportunities When Hunting the Whitetail Rut

Knowing that rutting is on the horizon is like knowing your birthday is right around the corner for a hunter. In this week’s episode of Deer & Deer Hunting TV, airing on NBC Sports Outdoors, experts share their thoughts on this year’s Southern rut. For the second year in a row, Deer & Deer...

Anticosti Island is a destination for whitetail deer hunters and biologists studying Bergmann's Rule.

One of the Mysteries of Whitetails Gets a Closer Look on DDH TV

In 1847, German biologist Carl Bergmann illustrated a pattern in which larger-sized species of animals are typically found in colder environments while species of a smaller size reside in warmer areas. This came to be known as Bergmann’s Rule and has been studied, examined and debated for more than 160 years. Generally, whitetail deer...