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Understanding the Threat Response of Ruffed Grouse in Hunting

Musing on the accelerated evolution of grouse behavior and grouse hunting tactics. Some years ago I wrote a book, The Urban Deer Complex. Growing up just outside of Boston, I was...

Why I Stopped Shooting Lead at Doves

A thoughtful look at a hunter’s choice to stop hunting doves with lead shot The first animal I successfully brought down was a dove. It was September in south Texas,...

What Chokes and Shot Size to Use for Dove Hunting

A look into choosing chokes and shot size as the dove hunting season changes September 1 signaled the start of the upland season for wingshooters. Thousands of dove hunters will...

Walking Up Doves While Hunting

Instead of sitting and waiting try walking up doves on slow days Dove season. You’re sitting there, twiddling your thumbs. The little grey rockets have not presented a shot...

When it Comes to Finding Sharptails, Think Outside the Box

Finding sharp-tailed grouse to hunt can change from season to season based on cover, water and food. As we stare down the barrel of the 2019 upland bird season, thoughts of long...

Introducing Fall Issue of Project Upland Magazine

An inside look at the Fall 2019 Issue of Project Upland Magazine. The calendar might say that fall is still a month away,  but the cooler breezes and shorter days have a...

Should You Consider a Flushing Breed for Your Next Bird Dog?

The upland world is often full of pointing dog breeds, leaving flushing dogs underrepresented as an effective method of bird hunting. For many of us, upland bird hunting often...

Food and Hunting – A Film on Wild Game Food Writer Hank Shaw

The musings and personal story of upland game chef Hank Shaw For those of you who have already dived into the book Pheasant, Quail, Cottontail you are probably very familiar with...

AYA Shotguns Aguirre y Aranzabal – A Spanish Gunmaker Profile

A look into the history, models, and availability of the Spanish handmade AYA shotguns. After the recent film In Our Veins featuring the fourth generation of the AYA name Alex...

What is the Best Nutrition for Hunting Dogs?

A look into a Eukanuba study on hunting dog nutrition with sport dog veterinarian Dr. Joe Spoo Nutrition is an area that seems to either be overlooked or over-analyzed by most...