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Hot Gear: Mighty Deer Lick Provides Essential Minerals

Ted and Steve Janke of Powers, Mich., founders of the Mighty Deer Lick and pioneers of the commercial deer feed industry, have launched a new product: Mighty Deer Natural Rock. The new Mighty Deer Natural Rock product is produced from 100 percent pure, natural organic, rock salt. Deer, wildlife and domestic animals love it and...

Coyotes are not evenly distributed throughout their range in the Southeast and seek habitat niches where food sources are abundant Photo by istockphoto

Is Coyote Control the Answer for Better Deer Hunting?

As I discussed in previous Deer & Deer Hunting articles, white-tailed deer populations seem to have peaked throughout much of North America and now are on the decline — in some areas sharply. Obviously, fewer deer means fewer hunting opportunities. By John Ozoga For Deer & Deer Hunting The reasons for this deer population decline...

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Secrets to the Best Venison Burgers Ever

Burgers are hitting the grill about as quickly as home runs leaving baseball stadium and fireflies lighting up summer, and it’s pretty doggone hard to argue with a tasty burger. Everyone has their own method of preparing and cooking burgers. We get that. No one has “the” way to make what everyone else would...

DEER  Man sneaks up on buck and touches

WATCH: Incredible Video of a Deer Hunter and Massive Buck

We don’t throw around the “incredible” platitude too often but this video pretty much qualifies for that category if you were to try to describe it to someone. Seriously, how could it not be? A deer hunter, a massive buck and even with probably the wind in his face and the buck’s hiding spot...

Get your predatory vibe jacked way up high for deer, elk, small game and whatever else you enjoy!

Leaping The Vast Chasm To Supreme Predatorship

The great one, our hero Fred Bear, declared the truism many years ago that a single season hunting with the bow and arrow can teach us more about being a hunter than a lifetime of gun hunting. With the inescapable short range limiting factors of archery, we can learn — we must learn rather...

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6 Tracking Tips to Help You Find More Deer

Much has been written about tracking and blood-trailing white-tailed deer through the years, but a few points are often overlooked. Successful trailing doesn’t require complicated strategies, but it requires that hunters pay close attention to simple details. Incorporate these six rules into your game plan and you’ll drastically improve your trailing success rate. 1. Get...

Weston's smoker can handle several venison roasts or shoulders!

Smoked Sensations: Great Tips for Smoking Deer Meat

Smoking meat is a timeless method of preservation or cooking dating back centuries throughout the world. Historical accounts reveal that smoking venison, waterfowl and fish has been refined and passed down through generations as an effective way to provide food for families and travel. Food preservation was the main reason for smoking in olden times, along...

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy with "Will Smith," a super buck he shot with his bow on his property in Georgia in 2013.

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy: Hunt for Giant, Reclusive Buck was Divine

It seems that the biggest trophies often come to us when least expected. Such was the case Sept. 25, 2013, during archery season, when nationally known TV personality and comedian Jeff Foxworthy decided to go on a spur-of-the-moment afternoon hunt at his farm near Columbus, Ga. By Duncan Dobie For Deer & Deer Hunting Jeff...

GEAR  DDH Knives

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,...