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an assortment of sport dog food ingredients.
How do we Navigate the Sport Dog Food Market? – The Consumer Conundrum

Choosing a dog food in today’s market can be a challenge of facts versus fiction…

Two bird hunters work to safely cross a barbed wire fence
How to Safely Cross Barbed Wire Fences when Hunting

Crossing those barbed-wire obstacles is just a basic part of upland hunting Most bird hunters…

A Beginners Guide to Collecting Vintage Side by Side Shotguns

Your introduction to vintage side-by-side shotguns This article originally appeared as “Avoiding Double Trouble” in…

A hunter holds up a rooster while pheasant hunting
Places Pheasant Hide During the Hunting Season

Figuring out where pressured ring-necked pheasant hide during the hunting season can give you an…

A group of hunters walk into woodcock habitat
Targeting Worms with GIS Soil Data to find Woodcock Habitat

A Connecticut woodsman tests theories of targeting worms for good Woodcock habitat If I could…

A grouse hunter walks through the snow while hunting.
Ruffed Grouse Hunting in the Snow

Tips and Tactics for Ruffed Grouse Hunting in the Snow. As I gaze out the…

A pheasant hunter shoots at a group of pheasant as they flush
Avoid These Common Mistakes in Pheasant Hunting

Avoid these common mistakes made in pheasant hunting to increase your success in the field.…

Ann Jandernoa huntig grouse with her setters.
#7 | Northwind Enterprises – Ann Jandernoa – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the show, we are joined by Ann Jandernoa, owner of…

A pheasant hunter walks pheasant habitat with a bird dog.
3 Things to Consider when Hunting Pheasants with a Dog

Hunting pheasants can be a challenge to anyone, but here are 3 ways to help…

A pheasant hunter loads theor shotgun with ammunition
Pheasant Hunting Ammo and Chokes – A Pheasant Hunters Guide

A guide to pheasant hunting ammo and chokes, for a wide spread of situations Pheasant…

A hunter looks at OnX Maps while bird hunting with his dog.
OnX Hunt – Practical Application in Bird Hunting

How to use OnX Hunt to replace Plat Books as the ultimate bird hunting app.…

A hunter holds a woodcock while hunting without a dog.
The Unholy Art of Hunting Woodcock Without a Dog

Hunting woodcock without a dog is a culture in of itself. Long before it was…

A hunter recovers a woodcock without a bird dog.
How to Recover More Birds Without a Dog

Do you use these strategies to recover more birds without a dog? If you’ve been…

A shotgun with shotgun shells and a ruffed grouse on a table
Choosing Shot Sizes and Chokes for Ruffed Grouse

Knowing how to choose shot sizes and chokes for ruffed grouse hunting can change through…

A bird hunter walks through woodcock habitat.
How to Identify American Woodcock Habitat

Where and how to find American woodcock habitat throughout the country The American woodcock shares…

A hunter exposes the crop of a ruffed grouse to see what it was eating
Ruffed Grouse Hunting Hack – Know what they are Eating

Try this ruffed grouse hunting hack on slow days in your covers However predictable we…

A ruffed grouse hunter walks through thick ruffed grouse habitat
How to Identify Ruffed Grouse Habitat

Where to Find Ruffed Grouse Habitat Throughout the Country If you’re going to be a…

A grouse hunter walks into a cover wit his English Setter
Google Map Scouting to Find Grouse and Woodcock Hunting Spots this Fall

How to use Google Maps to Your Advantage for Bird Hunting this season. In almost…

A hunter cleaning a shotgun on a table.
How to Clean a Shotgun – Preserving Legacy

Knowing how to clean a shotgun is a basic part of being an upland hunter…

A Prairie Chicken in a bird hunters pack.
Do it Yourself Prairie Chicken Hunting

The saying here is “Winner Winner, Prairie Chicken Dinner” or DIY Prairie Chicken Hunting Tips.…

A bird hunter straps a gopro to his head.
How to Self-Film Your Bird Hunting Videos

It is possible to create solid quality self-filmed bird hunts. Bird hunting videos are a…