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Death in the Whitetail Woods: What Really Kills Deer?

As a tough winter begrudgingly gives way to spring, the subject of whitetail mortality is on the minds of many hunters. Here’s what whitetail behavior expert Charles J. Alsheimer said about that subject a while ago in Deer & Deer Hunting. Whitetails face many potentially fatal hazards. Here are a few. Hunting: Though most...

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Blazing Speeds in a Compact, Durable Game Camera

Deer hunters using trail cameras typically want a few things: reliability, durability, and in many cases a small, compact camera that won’t easily be seen by others when it’s strapped to a tree or post. Concealment from trespassers or poachers is a good thing, of course, but minimizing the impact to deer or predators...

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UPDATE: Remington Strongly Refutes Buyout Report

UPDATE (1:15 p.m. CST): An internal memo reportedly circulated by Remington officials in New York labels the “purchase” report as “a publicity stunt from an agenda-driven group with no credible financing options.” Published reports today say that Remington officials refuted the supposed purchase in a memo given to employees. “A small, unknown investment entity publicly...

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Miranda: This One Question Leads to Hunting Lease Savings

Miranda: Lease Secrets to Boost Your Hunting Prospects Tim Kent, owner of outdoors-related media company Theory 13 Creative, decided to take matters into his own hands after years of bumping into other hunters while hunting in New York and New Jersey. “We were simply tired of having people on top of us, especially in my...

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How Utterly Devastating Can This Deer Hunting Broadhead Be?

Some bowhunters like speed, some like rib-busting energy and power. You may find both with Muzzy‘s new Phantom SC fixed-blade broadhead. When I saw this at the ATA Show a few months go, my first reaction was surprise. It’s stout, with thick blades and the appearance of a devastating little missile. A devastating little...

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Five Great Deer Hunting Tips to Get Completed Now

Deer season is over, with maybe the exception of a late urban hunt somewhere, and most hunters I know are either thinking about turkeys, fishing, their kids’ spring sports or they’re making plans for work at camp. Ah, the work never ends. Right? Well, it doesn’t. Or, it shouldn’t. Let your yard go for...

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State Board Proposes Allowing Suppressors for Hunting

The move to allow suppressors, also inaccurately known as “silencers,” has been growing throughout the country in the last few years with fits and spurts. Some state wildlife agencies or legislatures, or both, have balked. Others have been at odds, one proposing and one pushing back. Perceptions about poachers running rampant with “silencers” on...

A mountain lion cub works on a deer in the Malibu Creek State Park in California, part of about 350 photos caught on a game camera. (Photo: NPS)

Mountain Lion Cubs Devouring a Deer

Hang on to your ball of yarn, because these photos of mountain lion cubs with a deer carcass are better than any funny cat videos, LOLcats or funniest pet videos you’ll see. Why? Because mountain lion cubs doing their thing in nature, and with mother mountain lion nearby protecting her crew, is better than...