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November 12, 2018
Deer Headshot with 50BMG

Did this 50BMG “Miss” Suck a Deer’s Eyes Out? [VIDEO]

With my recent videos on the .50BMG this hunting episode caught my attention.  Keith Warren claims that a near miss with a .50BMG dropped this whitetail doe by “sucking the eyes out” due to the air […]
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 […]
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 […]
April 25, 2018

TEXAS WHITETAILS by Larry Weishuhn

A Tame Buck, for Name’s Sake AM NOT PARTICULARLY IN FAVOR of giving whitetail bucks names other than possibly “the front gate buck,” “the creek bottom buck” or “the cemetery buck”. After all, there always seems to […]
January 25, 2018

Crazy Things In the Deer Woods

Crazy Deer Hunting Encounters If you are a deer hunter, you have stories of crazy things that have happened to you either in the field or on your way to the woods. Me too . I think […]
November 22, 2017

Try Pop Up Blinds for Whitetail

Pop up blinds have made deer hunting more accessible for every hunter over the past few years but most hunters don’t have a clue as to the correct way to set one up.   Be forewarned, they […]
August 31, 2017

Tx game animal smarter than a whitetail?

There is an animal roaming freely in the wilds of Texas than is harder to hunt than a mature whitetail deer. In fact, this animal may very well be the hardest game animal to hunt in […]
August 11, 2017

Hill Country Awakening

I had hunted my entire life in the Piney woods and river bottoms of East Texas.  I had never hunted anywhere else and the only exposure I had to other places was through a 3 foot […]
November 9, 2016

Go Organic for Whitetail

Texas has a Cornucopia of Natural Alternatives to Corn and Other Artificial Deer Enticements. Let’s face it, Texas deer hunters pursue the wary whitetail in two basic ways―baiting and playing on the sexual urges of rutting bucks. Deer hunters, […]
October 27, 2016

Whitetail Secrets of Cold Fronts and Texas Rut Dates

Whitetail movement increasing after cold fronts is a commonly held belief among hunters. But according to Ken Swenson of Swenson Whitetail Ranch, he sees something different. “Our deer absolutely increase their eating in a big way before […]