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Deer locked bucks in water

Amazing Video of Stunning, Giant Locked Bucks

It’s not uncommon to see video of bucks locked up after battling each other, but this stunning footage of two big bruisers is worth a look! The 10-point and 8-point bucks locked up during what obviously was a pretty fierce fight in this video posted by Adam Anderson. The 8-point died and the bigger...

Fred Bear and Ted Nugent

Revealed: Fred Bear’s Best Quote Ever

The legendary Fred Bear is an icon not just to bowhunters but also hunters everywhere for his straightforward approach, woodsmanship skills and insights on the great outdoors pursuits we love and cherish. Whether he was stalking deer in his home state of Michigan or bears somewhere in the mountains, Bear always appreciated what he...

Ted Nugent

Communication is the Vehicle for All Upgrade

Deeranddeerhunting.com NugeBlog#50! August 15, 2014. Are you kidding me? How wild is that! So let me see if I’ve got this right; you expect me to believe that this here over-the-top, hyper-everything, author of Wango Tango and My Love Is Like A Tire Iron, is actually hired to and capable of writing somewhat cognizant,...

Blueberry Shitake Venison ... mmm, sweet blueberries and the earthiness of mushrooms.

Great Tips for the Most Flavorful, Best Venison Ever

When you want to explore new recipes for your venison roasts and backstraps, create some of the best slow-cooked venison ever or simply pick up a great kitchen prep tip, wild game chef Scott Leysath can definitely give you a hand. How? Leysath has some insights on preparation, tenderizing, field dressing, tougher or ignored cuts...

Wildgame Innovations Quick-Set

Affordable Feeder Helps You Help Your Deer

If it’s legal to provide supplemental food to deer in your state, having a few feeders is a great way to create camera survey sites and give the deer a boost. Budget-conscious hunters may appreciate this easy feeder from Wildgame Innovations. Check out their press release below: If you are always looking for ways...

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Uncle Ted’s Special Wango for His Deer Backstrap Tango

When he’s not pounding the stage with gut-sizzling electrifying rock ‘n roll like he’s done for 40 years, it’s a safe bet you’d probably find the Motor City Madman in a deer stand with his Mathews bow in hand. Ted Nugent’s been hunting for just about as long as he’s played music. Maybe longer....

Celebrate hunting!

I Smell Fall

I swear to God this last glorious week smelled like that magical effervescent fall pungent punch did it not! Did you all get a good whiff of that? I snorted some mighty fine air in numerous American geographical time-zones from MI, WV, OH, WI, MN, KS, CO, UT, WY, OR, SD and beyond, and...

Oklahoma has some bruiser bucks, but state wildlife officials say the number of deer killed during the 2013-14 season declined by more than 18 percent.

Why Did This State’s Deer Numbers Decline So Much?

Slight declines in wildlife and waterfowl numbers or harvest totals aren’t unusual. Biologists and savvy hunters notice these things each season, or maybe a trend after two or three seasons that can be chalked up to an easy explanation. A decline of more than 18 percent usually raises an eyebrow or two, however, and...

Alex LeBlanc of Louisiana with his possible state record 204-inch buck.

Land of Whitetail Examines Exceptions to Bergmann’s Rule

In 1847, German biologist Carl Bergmann illustrated a pattern in which larger-sized species of animals are typically found in colder environments, while species of a smaller size reside in warmer areas. Generally, white-tailed deer fall under this rule, but on this week’s Land of Whitetail, hunting experts look to prove that there are always...