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  • Watch Herd of Deer Jump Off Bridge to Their Deaths

    A couple helplessly watched in horror as a small herd of deer leaped to their deaths from a highway bridge in Iowa on Sunday. Catherine Veerhusen and her husband were driving along Cedar Rapids Bridge when the group of panicked deer — one buck and three does — crossed in...

  • Venison Black Pepper Steak Recipe

    Give your local Chinese restaurant a run for its money with this easy-to-make Venison Black Pepper Steak. The sauce is a little bit sweet, a little savory, and has lots of black pepper kick. Use any cut of venison you like, just slice it thin across the grain. Slicing while...

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Coyote Attacks Man After He Mistakes It for a Dog

A man in Ashburham, Massachusetts, sustained multiple bites after he mistook a coyote for a dog. River Labreque, 22, said he's used to seeing loose dogs in the area, so he assumed the coyote that showed up near his house was just a Siberian Husky-type dog. Labreque was on his...


24-Hour Sous Vide Venison Roast Recipe

If you aren’t familiar with sous vide cooking, seeing a 24-hour cook time in a recipe might cause a raised eyebrow or two. But that is the beauty of this cooking method. Since the food is sealed in bags and immersed in temperature-controlled water, it never gets above the desired...


Hearing Protection for Waterfowl Hunting

As an old joke says, the most common word spoken by a shooter is “what?” But it’s no joke. Without getting bogged down in science, we know that repeated exposure to the noise produced by gunfire causes hearing damage. And when you’re in the high-volume shotgun shooting business — that’s...


Goose Calling: How to Use a Goose Call

Short-reed goose calls can be somewhat intimidating if you're not familiar with proper form and air control. Here, Banded and Realtree pro Chad Belding, host of The Fowl Life , provides an easy-to-follow tutorial on how to correctly run a call and produce true goose sounds. If you're like me...


Fried Onion Crusted Backstrap Recipe

Our oldest son Hunter loves the traditional Thanksgiving Day Green Bean Casserole. Not the beans, mind you, getting that kid to eat any type of vegetable is a chore. What he loves is the fried onions that usually top the casserole. If left to his own devices, he will pick...


Realtree Bloopers and Outtakes

Nobody's perfect. And as this video shows, the Realtree crew has captured some of man's best blunders on camera throughout the years. Here's just a select few of them. Enjoy. Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting ...


Review: 2017 ScentLok Clothing Line

Hunting clothing has come a long way in a short time. What brands do you prefer? Is ScentLok on your radar? Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . And follow us on Facebook . It's the 21st...


Do You Remember Your First Deer?

The memory of your first deer is likely the fondest, and strongest, of all your successful trips afield. So, what's your story? Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . Follow us on Facebook .


Haste: The Waterfowler's Bane

Many waterfowl hunting situations call for quick decisions or swift reactions. Trouble arises, however, when hunters get unnecessarily hasty and rush to judgment or action. We’ve all been there. Maybe you woke up 15 minutes late and feel compelled to throw out a decoy spread as quickly as possible so...


Use Turkey Decoys for Deer Hunting Where Legal

Assuming it's legal where you deer hunt, turkey decoys might just work to pull in some venison for your freezer. Yes, in some states you can't do so legally. It's always best to double-check. But if archery or gun seasons for both fall turkeys and whitetails are open at the...


Watch Lynx Try to Steal Hunter's Deer

If you know anything about lynx, you know they're a rare sight. Solitary and nocturnal, the elusive lynx is sometimes referred to as "ghost cat" and is seldom seen by human eyes. That's what makes this video of a lynx trying to steal a hunter's deer so cool. According to...


Michael Waddell on the Realtree Xtra Camo Pattern

Realtree camo patterns have been keeping hunters hidden for more than 30 years. Here's Michael Waddell and his thoughts on how effective Realtree Xtra is for deer hunters. Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . Follow us on Facebook .


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