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Graphic Video of a Deer Skull Being Picked Apart By …

When we watched this video it just blew us away, partly because of the cool grossness of what’s going on as well as the incredible efficiency of the process. If you’ve never seen this kind of thing before and have a squeamish stomach, well, the video may not be for you. It’s kinda graphic....

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Make Room for Your Favorite Deer Hunting Knife

If you’re a fan of quality knives, you’ll love this hand-crafted version made exclusively for Deer & Deer Hunting by American Knife Company. This strong, custom knife has a classic design with a modern twist on an old favorite of deer camps across North America. Micarta handles offer a firm grip in slippery conditions common to bad weather, field dressing,...

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O.F. Mossberg & Sons Contributes $150,000 to NSSF’s 2016 #GUNVOTE Voter Education Campaign

The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that O.F. Mossberg & Sons has joined #GUNVOTE’s President’s Club, committing $150,000 in support of the association’s critical voter registration and education campaign. This is the largest donation the #GUNVOTE campaign has received to date. Founded in 1919...

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The Greatest Deer Hunting Snack in the History of Forever

What’s your favorite snack when you’re deer hunting? I know, I know, some folks don’t eat anything when they’re on the stand. That’s fine. I’m usually that way, too, if I’m on a short hunt or in an area with a big buck I usually don’t eat anything either. The less noise and movement...

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Crosman Responds to ATA Statement on Airbow

Since its introduction in January, Crosman Corporation’s Benjamin® Pioneer Airbow® has captured the attention of rifle hunters seeking a safe and efficient entry into the exciting world of bowhunting, and crossbow owners who are drawn to it for its safe and uncomplicated operation. The Archery Trade Association (ATA) recently issued a negative position statement...

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Archery Trade Association Issues Position Statement on Airbows

At the request of its members and representatives of state wildlife agencies, the Archery Trade Association Board of Directors has released a position statement concerning airbows. The statement was drafted immediately following the organization’s summer board meeting July 11-12 in Washington, D.C. POSITION STATEMENT ON AIRBOWS July 16, 2016 The ATA was asked by...

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Hot Gear: Best Mosquito Control for Deer Hunting

The latest in Thermacell’s campaign to rid your hunt of mosquitoes and other biting insects is the Scout Camp Lantern. This is yet another outstanding product from Thermacell to receive the full endorsement from the Deer & Deer Hunting crew, and it earns it for two good reasons. First, this lantern pulls double duty...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: Winner’s Choice Bowstrings

This week we take a look at Winner’s Choice premium bowstrings. They are made of the very best materials available and built using state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques. The result is a bowstring that is second-to-none when it comes to durability and performance. Deer & Deer Hunting’s Daniel Schmidt explains why increasingly more bowhunters are switching to...

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Go for It, SpiritBloodbrothers! I Smell Fall!

I know. It’s still the middle of summer and the living is easy. Hell, it’s not even August yet, but as I merrily dance off the stage each and every night from the greatest musical outrage of my long rockin’ life, dripping puddles of sweet BBQ sweat and happiness, overjoyed at the most intense...