Texas Fish & Game

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October 25, 2018

Bass Fishing -The Fall Turnover

As fall is in full swing, the two words “Fall Turnover” will be uttered by just about every bass angler. When you mention your lake is turning over, you will seldom get a favorable or excited […]
October 23, 2018

Is Violence Ever Justified in Self Defense?

This is a question that has been asked for hundreds if not thousands of years.  When does a situation go from a verbal altercation to an act of physical violence? Is it cut and dried and black […]
October 23, 2018

Outdoor Adventure Awaits With Fall

The cool weather is finally on the way.  This cooler weather always makes me want to spend more time outside in the great outdoors seeking adventure.  There are so many opportunities that we can take advantage […]
October 19, 2018

Hunting The Elusive Calico Deer

My Dad always wanted to see a calico deer And in May 1992 we got to see one together standing on a hill at a huge ranch called the Greenwood Valley on the border of Edwards […]
October 18, 2018

Missing In Texas (Hundreds)-Many Linked To One Forest

Big State, Big Missing Numbers Texas is as large as most European countries, so it should come as no surprise we have a large number of missing persons. And quite a few of these missing person […]
October 18, 2018

Old Mauser, New Trigger!

Most of my firearm conversations start with, “I have this old gun…” I have long appreciated guns that have lasted the test of time, the major World Wars and other hardships. That is one reason why […]
October 15, 2018

Calibers For Whitetail and Plains Game

Whitetail and Plains Game There are many social media groups and forums you can get on these days and start a wildfire of debate on what the “best” caliber is for hunting certain species. When the […]
October 5, 2018

The Strange Story of Cactus Bucks

Cactus Bucks Ever seen a massive buck during the season that still had its velvet? Sometimes these are called cactus bucks and they have an interesting history. According to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, […]
October 5, 2018

How to Bait Deer (Legally) On Public Land

Public Land “Baiting” Baiting deer on public land in most states is illegal. That means putting out a corn feeder or a pile of corn or other grain will get you in trouble with game wardens, […]
September 26, 2018

TF&G Takes Youth Wildlife Ed To School

The greatest challenge facing the outdoors industry is youth participation. Finding a way to get young people to engage in fishing, hunting and other outdoors activities-especially in light of changing demographics and increasing fixation on electronic […]