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Retired Game Warden Larry Case Blogs on Big Guns for Bad Bears

In 1978, Cynthia Dusel-Bacon was severely mauled by a black bear in the Yukon wilderness of Alaska. Cynthia lost both arms as a result of the attack but went on to recover; she did not have a firearm with her when the attack occurred. Like it or not, the possibility...


5 Tips for Rifle Accuracy

Editor's note: Guns and Camo guest blogger Joe Arterburn is a self-proclaimed "Plainsman," living and writing on guns, shooting and hunting from his home in Nebraska. Confidence in your rifle – and yourself – goes a long way toward shooting proficiency. Here are a handful of tips to help build...


Remington Introduces Premier Expander Shotshell Ammunition

Deer hunting. Hog shooting. This new shotshell slug provides an option for you. The Remington Premier Expander features Barnes all-copper-tipped Expander slugs. As shotshell dynamics go, six cutting petals deploy at impact, inflicting terminal damage and pass-through penetration. Delivering 2 3/4-inch or 3-inch magnum-caliber terminal performance in either 12 and...


Federal Premium Introduces Unprimed Brass for Handloaders

As many guns and shooting enthusiasts know, Federal Premium offers a wider variety of unprimed brass for a full range of common rifle and handgun cartridges, including the all-new 224 Valkyrie. This product line includes 17 various calibers sold in 50- or 100-count packs. Shipments of this product have been...


Create a Long Range Muzzleloader

Tips from the pros on maximizing your muzzleloader accuracy out to 200 yards


Federal Premium Releases New, Improved Speed-Shok Waterfowl Ammo

No matter how long we hunt or shoot, new ammunition options almost always get our attention. Just last week, Federal Premium Ammunition announced a redesign of its complete line of Speed-Shok waterfowl loads. According to the company, the new-and-improved lineup includes more than 10 new loads in several shot sizes...


Chad Schearer’s Top 7 Tips on Black-Powder Rifle Shooting

Chad Schearer has hunted with a muzzleloading rifle on five continents over the past 20 years. Add that to being CVA’s director of media relations and it adds up to significant experience with a muzzleloader. Schearer shared his top tips for getting the most out of your muzzleloader. 1. The...


Realtree Gun Shooting Tips: How to See Better with Your Rifle Scope

Ever wish you could see better through your rifle scope? Read on. Oh Say Can You See It’s a fact that great optics help you see things more clearly. You can study the antlers of a deer hidden in brush, or focus on the chest of a bull elk back...


Build Your Own Shooting Range

Remember that buck you missed? I’m not talking about the one in your formidable years. I’m talking about the shot you blew a couple seasons ago on that deer that should be hanging in your den. You know, the one you see in your mind every time you look at...


4 Tips for Buying Your First Hunting or Shooting Rifle

Picking a rifle is not as intimidating as it may appear standing before a well-stocked counter at a sporting-goods store. But matching yourself to the right rifle can make a lot of difference when it comes to accuracy and your comfort level in shooting. CVA offers a variety of rifles...


Tips for Busting Clays

I was very nervous about my first dove hunt. I was in my early 20s at the time and had never shot anything that moved. When I was a child, my father and I spent sunny afternoons shooting cans and other small objects with his .22 rifle, but I had...


Realtree Video: CVA Muzzleloaders

Check out this Realtree video on CVA muzzleloaders. CVA's muzzleloader line . More guns and shooting content. Follow us on Facebook . Bonus Read : Chad Schearer's Top 7 Tips on Black-Powder Rifle Shooting


Video: More Refuge Land for Hunting and Fishing

Have you heard? More refuge land for hunting and fishing. Breaking video news from Rated Red . New posts at Realtree.com . Follow us on Facebook .


Muzzleloader Hunting Basics

It’s time to break out the smoke pole and fill a deer tag. On my most recent trip to the shooting range, I was shocked at some of the other shooters' care and loading procedures used when shooting their in-lines. Having grown up with a father that loves the sport...


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Two New Big Game Cartridges from Federal Premium

Sure thing, you have proven big-game cartridges you use year in, year out. You're also a hunter interested in gaining just a little edge if possible. If you're a gun guy or gal, target shooting new ammunition is sometimes part of the mix — especially with coming hunts in mind...


6 Reasons Gun Hunters and Bowhunters Bicker

It’s not uncommon to hear gun hunters and bowhunters argue. I don’t condone this behavior. It’s about as useful as udders on a boar hog (or something like that). The back-and-forth banter doesn’t achieve anything but dissension. Not all hunters act this way, but sadly, some do. It’s time to...


Bowhunting Lessons For Rifle Hunters

As a guy who mostly hunts with guns, bowhunters get on my nerves. That’s right, I said it. Not all of them, but the hypocritical ones who act like using a firearm is cheating and then scamper for every new archery product that offers a technological advantage. Elitism aside, we...


50 Million Shotgun Rounds to Support Pheasants Forever Conservation

Federal Premium recently surpassed a total of 50 million shotgun shells sold in support of Pheasants Forever, the nation’s leading upland habitat conservation organization. These special shells are all sold in boxes marked with the Pheasants Forever logo, as part of an on-box royalty program. Federal Premium and Pheasants Forever’s...


Hunting with Suppressors: Trending Toward the Quiet Side

James Bond didn’t do hunters any favors. At least that’s how Knox Williams sees it. He believes 007 movies and other celluloid fantasies gave the public many misconceptions about suppressors, some of which persist. For years, many Americans considered them tools for poachers and criminals, and most would never have...


6 Tips for Better Handgun Shooting

Shooting a handgun can be as simple or as complicated as you want to make it. Becoming a better handgun shooter starts with minding the details, little things you may not be considering, such as: 1. Grip It Hard, Hard, Harder Grip your handgun with equal amount of pressure with...


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