White Winged Dove Tag Archive

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...

Bird Hunting in Alabama

God willing and if the creek don’t rise, you’ll be bird hunting in Alabama. You can find plenty of good hunting on any number of Alabama’s hunting preserves, a...

White-winged Dove – An Upland Game Bird Profile

How to Hunt This Flashy and Early-Migrating Dove Species The white-winged dove (Zenaida asiatica) is larger than the more recognized mourning dove, but otherwise shares many...

Don’t Forget About Doves

Dove hunting can be the best option for good wingshooting in the early season. Our most memorable upland hunts are often the result of a diverse set factors coming together in...

Dove Hunting Basics for Public Land

Follow these dove hunting basics to shoot enough birds for dinner. Too often hunters show up at a dove field and simply sit in the first patch of shade they find. If they paid...

Duping Doves with Decoys – The Three D’s

A few clever ways to increase your ammo bill with Dove decoys. With September 1 looming, dove hunters across the country are anxiously awaiting yet another start to the season....