Texas Fish & Game

The National News of Texas

September 13, 2018

Whitetail Eating Quail Eggs?

Of all game animals in the world, whitetail deer are the most unique and multi-faceted, spawning tons of debate around the campfire. That is why this week in our fourth installment of this six-part series; we […]
November 11, 2017

Has Your Early Deer Season Been a Bust?

Opening day came into East Texas and it was a scorcher.  Most areas of Texas saw record high temps in the upper 80’s.  These record high temps pretty much put a damper on opening day of […]
April 6, 2017

Automated Online Managed Lands Deer Program Rollout Coming Soon

New system simplifies harvest recommendations, offers print at home tag issuance Landowners participating in the highly-popular Managed Lands Deer Program (MLDP) will be able to complete the enrollment process and print their tags online beginning this […]
February 20, 2017

Bow buck

14pt scoring 191″7/8 Columbus Tx Xpedition bow Gold Tip arrow Trophy Ridge sights 25 yard shot
February 2, 2017

First Case of CWD Detected in Free-Ranging Texas Whitetail

State taking steps and following plan to deploy early detection and containment strategy Chronic wasting disease has been detected in a hunter harvested 1 1/2 –year-old white-tailed buck submitted for sampling within Surveillance Zone 3 in […]
January 5, 2017

Extended Hunting Seasons Provide Opportunities to Fill Deer, Turkey Tags

Youth-Only, Muzzleloader and Special Late Seasons Open Today Through Jan. 15 The general white-tailed deer and Rio Grande turkey season closed in most parts of the state on New Year’s Day, but that doesn’t mean hunters […]
December 22, 2016

Christmas Buck

I guess you never really appreciate blessings until you desperately need one. Many years ago things were not going so well for myself or my family. I had been laid off and out of work for […]
November 29, 2016

Hey Buddy That’s My Deer

It’s not often disputes over who shot a deer occur but occur they do. Many years ago I lived in Ashley county Arkansas in the small town of Hamburg.  I worked at a lumber yard and […]
November 23, 2016

Possible World Record 47-Point Non-Typical Whitetail Buck Taken in TN

A possible world record whitetail deer was killed in Sumner County, Tennessee on Monday. But it was days in the making. Stephen Tucker, 26, of Gallatin attempted to shoot the trophy buck with a muzzleloader on […]
November 23, 2016

Hill Country Rut This Week!

It’s rut time in the Texas Hill Country according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD). “Conception dates for this region ranged from as early as October 9 to a late date of January 30. […]
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