Here’s an in-depth look at what years of scientific research have revealed about buck rubs: The rut’s most visible signpost. A mature buck in rut, deprived of favorable tree stems for rubbing, will rub just about any type and size of tree — even fence posts and utility poles. However, scientific...
Can you mange genetics of wild deer though herd manipulation — killing specific deer — to achieve bigger bucks? That's a question a lot of hunters and land managers ask and discuss.
Whitetail deer use many methods of communication, but their ability to detect chemical signals from other deer might be the strongest of their senses.
For better hunting success during deer season, it’s critical to understand the role that does play during the process of mate selection known as the rut.
Research reveals how forest cover influences the annual movement of young white-tailed bucks when they disperse from their initial home area and relocate.
While most white-tailed bucks have somewhat symmetrical antlers, an injury to one of the deer's extremities can drastically throw them out of balance.
Can culling bucks with a spike on one side "get them out of the gene pool" or is this just one of deer hunting's long-held and untrue myths?
White-tailed deer in northern climes must deal with winter almost six months of the year including the brutal January conditions. How do they do it?
Research shows that hormones from a doe's reproductive tract and associated vaginal secretions during the time of estrus are primary sexual attractants.