Thursday , July 20 2017

More Small Game News

Little Critters

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For the past couple of weeks, we’ve had a coyote family dropping in for breakfast and supper underneath our bird feeders, which lie at the edge of the woods. There are five pups, all enormous ears and big floppy paws. Mama Coyote, who has a much different world view than …

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A Crash Course in Summer Gun-Dog Training

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Every opening day, California bird guide and gun-dog trainer Louie Tavares watches overweight and out-of-practice pointers hit the field. “It’s the biggest problem I see, all September long,” Tavares says. “Lots of guys don’t think to work their dogs ahead of time, and they run out of gas on the …

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A Waterfowler's Top 10 Favorite Duck Species

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Waterfowlers are an opinionated lot. We tend to be fierce advocates for any duck call or decoy in our possession, hence the most vocal critics of yours. Hunt anywhere in the country, however, and you won’t find stronger opinions than what duck species rate high marks and which get relegated …

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Poll: 94 Percent of Anglers Depend on Public Access

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A recent survey of American hunters and anglers suggests that public land is even more important for access to fishing than it is for hunting. And public land is critically important for both. Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership is an umbrella group that brings together sportsmen from across the country to …

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Video: A Recipe for Wild Game Taco Cups

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These are bite-size guest-pleasers, and taste great when paired with a cerveza. Though this recipe calls for wild boar chorizo, you can use any seasoned wild game bulk sausage, or burger blend. Simply adjust seasonings to taste. For 12 cups: ¾ lb. boar chorizo (or ground game of your choice) …

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Video: A Recipe for Wild Game Taco Cups

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These are bite-size guest-pleasers, and taste great when paired with a cerveza. Though this recipe calls for wild boar chorizo, you can use any seasoned wild game bulk sausage, or burger blend. Simply adjust seasonings to taste. For 12 cups: ¾ lb. boar chorizo (or ground game of your choice) …

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