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Alsheimer: Mature Bucks Buddy-Up All Summer

By Charles J. Alsheimer Bachelor group behavior of white-tailed deer can be fascinating during the summer months. I took the accompanying photo on Aug. 10 and it illustrates how bucks “buddy-up” during the lazy days of summer. During this time they will groom each other, and feed and bed together. Though researchers...

Are You Ready for a Hot, Sultry South Carolina Buck Hunt?

After chasing island-hopping deer in the first episode of the new season, the Destination Whitetail team heads south to a more sweltering climate for its next hunt. Destination Whitetail, presented by Carbon Express, travels to the backwoods of Ulmer, S.C., to visit Blackwater Hunting Services in pursuit of a buck in...