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Vermont Deer Season Dates Set

WATERBURY, VT -- The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department announces that dates for the 2011 white-tailed deer hunting seasons have been confirmed. Dates for archery and muzzleloader seasons were intentionally omitted from the 2011 Vermont Hunting, Fishing & Trapping Laws and Guide because the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board was...


Saskatchewan Stomper

"As soon as he turned broadside, I let him have it, but he took off like he wasn’t even hit. I thought to myself that there was no way I had missed that shot."


Eighth-Grader Tags Dandy Whitetail

Who says girls can't hunt?


Whitetails Unlimited $2.25M Into IN, OH, and PA

Funding from Whitetails Unlimited chapters has provided more than $2.25 million in local projects in the Deer Belt states of Indiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania; and despite the economic downturn, attendance at local WTU events remains strong. "After looking at our numbers at the end of FY 2010, local chapters in...


Nebraska Deer With CWD

LINCOLN, NE -- Nebraska is experiencing an increase in the number of deer testing positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD), as well as a wider distribution, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. There were a record 51 positives in 2010. CWD is a disease that can affect deer...


OH Whitetail Numbers

COLUMBUS, OH -- A total of 239,260 deer were killed during Ohio's 2010-11 hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. This season's total was below the record 2009-10 total of 261,260. Counties reporting the highest number of deer checked during the season were:...


Realtree Partners with Land O’Lakes Purina Feed

(ST. LOUIS, Mo. – February 28, 2011) – Realtree has partnered with Land O’Lakes Purina Feed, the leading animal nutrition company in the U.S., to both implement Purina’s wildlife program at Realtree Farms and the southern Georgia area and to take part in their grassroots wildlife educational campaign called the...


Bear Teams With Deer…

Bear Archery is pleased to announce its 2011 corporate sponsorship of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA), North America's leading nonprofit whitetail conservation organization with nearly 50,000 members in all 50 states, Canada and several countries. As a sponsor, Bear Archery will provide bows for QDMA's fundraising efforts to help...


Shed antlers set Minnesota record

The two antlers of the typical 12-point buck were found Feb. 9 and 10 near Excelsior, Minn., by Jay Miller of Excelsior. Miller is a vendor at the boat show and brought the antlers along to be measured. The right antler scored 91 3/8 and the left scored 89 5/8,...


Indy Breaks More Hunting Records

INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Indiana hunters established a record for the third straight year by reporting an overall harvest of 134,004 deer taken during the 2010 seasons. Reports submitted from 461 check stations across Indiana topped the 2009 total by 1,252 deer, a 1 percent increase, and bettered the 2008 total...


Black Powder Persistence

Hunter: Nate Murphy Buck: 180-inch 10-pointer with 25-inch beams Location: Ohio Weapon: Muzzleloader Date: 1-10-2011


Teach Your Dog To Be an Antler Hound

The Dog Bone System includes a shed antler retrieving dummy that's made from the same soft, familiar material as other retrieving dummies and antler scent, which you apply to the dummy once the dog is conditioned to the antler shape to also teach scent discrimination.The problem is, using a real...


Nebraska's Record Deer Year!

LINCOLN, NE -- Nebraska deer hunters produced a big year in 2010, setting records for overall and antlerless whitetail harvest, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. That went a long way to help Game and Parks, which has a goal of reducing the whitetail population in eastern Nebraska...


Quality Deer Management Scholarships!

Bogart, GA -- The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) will award five deserving students with scholarships to attend a Deer Steward course in 2011 free of charge. Applications will be accepted from high school juniors and seniors or college students who are interested in wildlife conservation and the Quality Deer...


The “Reindeer” Buck

The story of a 28-inch-wide 10-pointer from West Tennessee!


CWD Deer Found In Minnesota

The affected animal was shot by a hunter last November near Pine Island in southeast Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). CWD is fatal to deer, elk and moose but is not yet known to impact human health. A preliminary screening test strongly suggests the deer...


Meet Tank Lakosky

Lee and Tiffany’s new black Lab is trained to find shed antlers—he’ll retrieve ducks and pheasants, too


The Hunt For Horace

Persistence pays off for Ohio hunter


Miller/Coors Pours For Whitetails

Hunting season purchases of Miller High Life and Miller High Life Light throughout Wisconsin benefited Whitetails Unlimited with a $50,000 donation, which will advance programs such as WTU's Project POLITE, Whitetail Watch, and Comprehensive Deer Management, along with WTU's mission of education, conservation, and the preservation of an American tradition...


New WI State Archery Record Whitetail

The buck, taken Nov. 2 on an old Christmas tree farm, was officially scored Saturday in Berlin. The rack measured 187 5/8 inches, three-eighths of an inch more than a buck killed by Barry Rose in Dunn County. Rose's buck had held the state record since 2006. "I'm shaking all...


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