When someone refers to me as a “professional hunter” it’s a lot like fingernails on a blackboard! The title of “PH” connotes long apprenticeship and proper licensing in far-off places. I’m just a gunwriter, and happy to be just that. However, I’ve done enough guiding to know that I lack the patience to do it full-time! Fortunately, I don’t have to—but I do enjoy matching wits with the whitetails on our Kansas farm. Continue reading Whitetail Guessing Games
Alabama’s first year of mandatory deer harvest reporting shows that more bucks are being harvested than does and more deer are harvested on private land versus public land. Out of the 82,435 deer reported, 45,546 were bucks and 36,854 were does. Thirty-five deer were of an unspecified gender. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources says while compliance was not 100 percent, it is a good start for the state. Continue reading More Than 82,000 Deer Reported In Alabama’s First Year Of Game Check
The Record Book Department would like to congratulate two hunters from Tennessee for harvesting two potential Top Ten Southeastern white-tailed deer during the 2016 fall hunting season in Sumner County, Tennessee! Continue reading Two New Potential Top Ten Southeastern White-Tailed Deer
When it comes to a hunt of a lifetime, Donald Hill from Oak Creek Whitetail Ranch in Bland, MO, gives his take on what cartridges and bullets for big, mature whitetail bucks.