Texas Fish & Game

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October 1, 2013

Can Fish Smell?

How They Actually React to Lure Scents By JOHN N. FELSHER My dad used to say, “Companies make lures to catch fishermen, not fish.” True, every year, companies spend millions of dollars developing new “can’t-fail” scented […]
October 1, 2013

Blind Date with a Duck

Blind Date with a Duck  –  October 2013 Hunters Find Many Options to Hide from Waterfowl Story and Photos by John N. Felsher Many Texas duck hunters sit comfortably in pit blinds sunk into rice field […]
October 1, 2013

Covering your Bass

The Basics of Fishing Shore Cover by Matt Williams It is no secret that bass are cover nuts. Find some grass, brush, lily pads, lay down logs, boat docks, piers or other assorted forms of cover, […]
October 1, 2013

Snakes And Other October Surprises

Avoiding Snakes And Other Biters Be careful where you sit in bow (or squirrel) season. Also be careful where you climb and when you crawl on the ground tracking that buck after the sun sets. Although October […]