Deer hunting heritage runs deep for a Wisconsin hunting gang gathering on opening day to celebrate the arrival of another whitetail season.
Cory Sutton got in touch with us here at D&DH a few years ago with a pretty compelling story about his health battles and passion for deer hunting.
Still-hunting is a longtime deer hunting tactic that is often overlooked for late season outings, when stealth and patience can help you be successful.
Every time stand setup in a tree or on the ground should include ways to make the area better, including with mock scrapes and licking branches.
Alliant Powder puts its new Blue MZ muzzleloading powder pellets through a bitter-cold, bitter-sweet field test with impressive results.
The reward for hard work to pick up clues on a new tract: an 8-point buck that reignited hunting passions and put some venison in the freezer.
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...
In the rush to jump on the mandatory antler point restriction bandwagon, in some states the basic principles of biology are being ignored in favor of public opinion. The end results are confusion, unhappy hunters and poorly managed deer herds.
How many times have you heard other hunters say you can’t pattern bucks during the rut? Truth be known, rutting bucks are every bit as patternable as non-rutting bucks, especially during the breeding phase.