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A Introduction to Jump Shooting Ducks on Upland Hunts

Add some more variety to your next bird hunt by puddle jumping ducks. Bird hunting can take multiple forms. We can hike up rocky ridges to shoot red-legged devils (chukar) all the...

Llewellin Setter – The Full History of the Richard Purcell Llewellin Legacy

Is there such a thing as the Llewellin setter in the 21st century? Speak the words “Llewellin setter” and you are bound to be met with controversy. On one side are the...

Should New Technology Have a Place in Upland Bird Hunting?

The author muses on the idea of blending old technology with the new as the culture of upland hunting pushes into the future. “Turn left up here at the next intersection,”...

How to Hunt Snowshoe Hare with a Versatile Hunting Dog

Experimenting with ideas of hunting snowshoe hare with pointing dogs. This is an open call to all of us who have intentionally targeted rabbits and hares with versatile hunting...

The Science Behind Lead Shot and the Effects on Upland Birds

Looking at both sides of the lead shot debate and its effects on the environment. If the topic of climate change affects people’s blood pressure, you can bet that the discussion...

Never too Late – An Adult Onset Hunter Story

It does not matter how old one is, becoming a hunter is a priceless experience for all. Marissa Jensen is the Education and Outreach Program Manager with Pheasants Forever and...

Finding the Fire Birds of Alaska

Exploring the mystery of sharp-tailed grouse hunting in Alaska. The first time I saw a sharp-tailed grouse in Alaska it ignited a litany of unanswered questions that burned as...

Review of the L.L. Bean Pa’tridge Strap Vest II

Take a seasoned look at the practical use of the L.L. Bean Pa’tridge Strap Vest. There is a part of me that wanted to like this vest simply to satisfy the fact that I am a...

The Unrealized Opportunity of Woodcock Hunting in the Central Midwest

Ever consider hunting woodcock in the central Midwest states as they migrate south? When hunters think woodcock, most folks naturally have a mental picture of young aspen stands...

Choosing Shotguns, Shot Size, and Chokes for Scaled Quail Hunting

Learn about hunting scaled quail with the proper shotgun setup. Scaled quail can be very frustrating to chase. Blue quail, as they are often called, have a well-deserved and...