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SHED HUNTING by Joe Shead

Extend Your Season with Great Shed Hunting

Shed Hunting: A Guide to Finding White-Tailed Deer Antlers is the first book devoted entirely to shed antler hunting. This 160-page, fully illustrated book is an educational tool that teaches readers how to find shed white-tailed deer antlers. The book’s eight chapters discuss: Biology of the shedding process Where and when to look for...

Fred Bear and Ted Nugent

I Just Wanna Go Huntin’!

Hunt music! What a killer concept! As we all know, music represents a universal communication for mankind, and everybody has a life soundtrack of some sort or another. There is a song that brings forth powerful memories for all of us. That 1st kiss, 1st dance, graduation, a lifetime of summertime fun and adventure,...

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Hot Gear: New Turkey Vest is a Grand Slam

This time of year is when serious turkey hunters inventory their gear and take a hard look at what works and what doesn’t. If you think that one of the things that doesn’t work perfectly for you is your turkey vest, or if your vest is “okay” but getting old, right now is a...

Innovation Mystery

D+DH Innovation Zone: Mystery Ranch Backpacks

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. Andrew Jakovak from Mystery Ranch shows off the Cabinet Backpack. This roomy, lightweight hunting backpack was built for versatility. It has numerous pockets, ample room, and adjustable back support system that can be removed and much more. From the producers of Deer & Deer...

CELEBRITY Dan Schmidt

Dan Schmidt’s Pick of the Day: Smokey’s Pre-Orbital Gland Lure

Research proves that the licking branch is the No. 1 key to success when hunting a mock scrape, one of the best ways to fire up a big buck and get him interested in seeing what buck has invaded his territory. The key to that licking branch is preorbital scent. Bucks secrete this scent as a...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: CVA Accura V2 Muzzleloader

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. In this episode of D+DH Innovation Zone, Chad Shearer with CVA Rifles provides some insight on the CVA Accura V2 muzzleloader. The Accura V2 has a tough Nitride finish inside and out, is easy to load and clean, has fantastic accuracy with the Bergara barrel, and many...

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For Great Venison, Grind It Out

If you’ve ever watched a butcher grinding burger, you know he doesn’t just toss in hunks of meat and what- ever’s attached to see what comes shooting out. This is good advice to follow when it comes to grinding your own venison, too. We’ve all had fantastic hamburgers made with venison or beef. Every bite...

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5 Post-Season Scouting Tips You Shouldn’t Ignore

With the exception of a few late dates here and there, deer season has ended in the United States, and thoughts already are turning toward the new season that begins in a few months. Florida’s southernmost zone opens in late July, along with blacktail deer season in California, parts of South Carolina in August and mule...

Ted Nugent learned much from Fred Bear and still values the friendship and experiences.

Happy 75th Anniversary, Wisconsin Bowhunters Association

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, there were bowhunters before Ted Nugent discovered the mystical flight of the soul-cleansing arrow! And you thought I was old! Sure, prehistoric man discovered the bent limb, straight shaft weapon of survival, and as they say, the rest was indeed history. By Ted Nugent As life changing...