South Dakota Trapper Releases Ticked-off Mountain Lion (VIDEO)
All Dan Casey wanted to do was teach his two sons a bit about trapping, but he ended up catching something bigger than he expected. The Rapid City native usually finds foxes or other small mammals locked up in the trap, which sat about 300 yards from his house, but earlier... Read more
Florida Officials to Hunt Down Northern African Pythons
In its native environment, the Northern African python preys on antelopes, wild pigs, and even domesticated goats. In Florida, however, this invasive species dines on just about anything it can wrap its body around. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announced earlier this week that it will... Read more
Rare Megamouth Shark Washes Ashore in the Phillippines (VIDEO)
Fishermen in the Philippine province of Albay found this rare and bizarre-looking shark washed ashore earlier this week. The dead animal has been confirmed by the Marine Wildlife Watch of the Philippines to be a male megamouth shark, a fish defined by its massive, cavernous mouth. “The world’s 66th megamouth... Read more
Lt. Gov Patrick Continues Support for Open Carry
Arizona – -(Ammoland.com)- Lt. Governor Dan Patrick was quoted as saying that open carry bills might not come up for a vote this session on Tuesday.  From dallasnews.com:  “Open carry is important, but I don’t think there is support in the Legislature to pass it,” Patrick said. “The votes have not... Read more
Hunter Downs Three Ducks with One Shot (VIDEO)
What was your greatest duck hunting moment? For Robert Arrington, this three-duck shot may count as among his most memorable. According to the hunter, the shot was taken at about 38 yards and nailed all three of the birds pretty good. “We just got done with an epic, late... Read more
Open wide! Photographer shows what it’s like to be INSIDE the mouth of a shark right before becoming dinner
These jaw-some images show what it’s like for unlucky fish to look inside the mouth of a tiger shark just before travelling down to its belly. Captured in amazing detail, the unique pictures show the alien-like anatomy of the shark and reveal rows upon rows of razor sharp teeth and... Read more
Union Grove ISD to have hog hunt
Union Grove ISD will have its third annual Scholarship Foundation Hog Hunt from Friday to Sunday. Registration deadline to participate in the hunt is 4 p.m. Friday. Participants can register in person at the Union Grove ISD Administration Building, 11220 Union Grove Road in Gladewater. Cost is $200 per... Read more
Whitehouse Proposes Wilderness Protections for Oil-rich Alaskan Coast
This week, President Barack Obama’s administration announced that the Department of the Interior has released a new conservation plan for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) that will designate more than 12 million acres as wilderness, including the oil-rich coastal plain. The announcement has set off a firestorm of debate, especially... Read more