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WI Rep. Fined For Killing Multiple Birds With A Single Shot. Again.

WI Rep. Fined For Killing Multiple Birds With A Single Shot. Again.

Most hunters would be well-served by spending a lot more time practicing their basic marksmanship. Wisconsin Rep. Joel Kleefisch (R-Oconomowoc) might be better served if he stops being too efficient. Kleefisch said Monday he was […]

Hunting Needs A Welcome Mat

Hunting Needs A Welcome Mat

I’m a passionate firearms owner and competitive shooter, but I didn’t grow up hunting. I grew up in Western Canada and spent Sunday afternoons on my uncle’s farms shooting gophers, but because my Dad was not a […]

Slugging It Out On The Potomac

Slugging It Out On The Potomac

In high school and college, I was in the woods of eastern North Carolina as much as possible, hunting whitetail deer. Sitting alone at the base of a longleaf pine as the sun came up, […]

Is A 1,010 Yard Shot Fair Chase Hunting?

Is A 1,010 Yard Shot Fair Chase Hunting?

Let’s be very clear: the 1,010 yard shot shown in the video showed incredible skill on the part of the marksman. But is this fair chase hunting, and is it ethical? Over at Empty Cases, […]

Taking The Gaminess Out Of Wild Game

Taking The Gaminess Out Of Wild Game

You did it. You filled your tag. Your first ever? Now what do you do with it? As society has expanded and Wal-Mart has taken over the role of “food provider” from the head of […]

Predator Management Goes Mainstream And Primetime

Predator Management Goes Mainstream And Primetime

Hunters around the world are under fire for taking to the field, and no hunt draws the ire of anti-hunters like those involving regional apex predators.  Going back to the Melissa Bachman lion, or the […]

German Journalist Triggers Death Threats Against American Hunter

German Journalist Triggers Death Threats Against American Hunter

A German financial journalist triggered attacks on an American hunter by some of her fellow “animal rights” cultists that have included death threats against the hunter. Respected German journalist and animals rights activist, Silvia Wadhwa […]

98-year-old with semi-automatic shotgun bags another deer

98-year-old with semi-automatic shotgun bags another deer

Katie Watson just bagged her first deer of the season last Friday. That isn’t all that impressive, until you discover that it was the 44th deer she’s dropped with her trust Browning Auto-5 12 gauge […]

More young women take up hunting

More young women take up hunting

I wasn’t the least bit surprised when the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) put out a report earlier this year that noted that the fastest growing demographics in shooting were young, female, and urban. I’d […]

Beaver steals rifle in Maine

Beaver steals rifle in Maine

Nathan said Saturday didn’t start off as an extraordinary day. In fact, it was pretty low-key: He was sitting in a chair in the woods, hunting, watching as a doe crossed in front of him. […]