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Rifles and Cartridges for Hunting Feral Hogs


Rifles and Cartridges for Hunting Feral Hogs

     Despite their reputation for toughness and ferocity when wounded, rifles for hunting feral pigs need be neither fancy nor powerful enough to down and elephant! However, it is very important that hunter’s of feral hogs understand that they do come in many different sizes and that they are built like an Abrahams Tank. In addition, they populate many different...


How to Duck and Waterfowl Hunt Without a Dog: 4 Tips and the Gear You'll Need


How to Duck and Waterfowl Hunt Without a Dog: 4 Tips and the Gear You'll Need

If you want to start waterfowl hunting without a dog, you might benefit from these 4 tips.   It’s January and steam is rising off an icy slough. As it blends with the blood red sun peaking over the eastern horizon, the steam looks more like dragon’s breath than water vapor. Ice crystalized on the reeds you’re sitting in twinkles...


Coyote Hunting for Beginners - Tips for How to Get Started in Coyote & Predator Hunting


Coyote Hunting for Beginners - Tips for How to Get Started in Coyote & Predator Hunting

Learning to hunt coyotes takes time and dedication. Here are 3 considerations to get you started on the right foot. Coyotes are part of the American landscape. Ever since human memory can recall, this small, sly, canine has roamed the land, filling its niche in the places it lives. Many Native American societies recognize this animal as “the trickster” for...


Bonded Bullets: What are they and when should you use them?


Bonded Bullets: What are they and when should you use them?

       When hunting any game species regardless of its size, it is of paramount importance that the hunter not only choose an appropriate caliber and cartridge, they must also choose an appropriate bullet design because not all bullets are created equal. In fact, modern bullet manufacturers provide shooters with a wide range of jacketed bullet types and designs...