Deer Behavior

The Rut is On!

Posted by on October 27, 2012 at 8:34 pm

In case you haven’t already noticed, or been told, the rut action is picking up. Sparring activity is picking up, and scrapes and rubs are appearing. The bucks that haven’t been around for a while, plus ones that we haven’t seen before, are making the rounds.

Michigan DNR asks for continued assistance in reporting deer die-offs from EHD

Posted by on October 23, 2012 at 5:50 am

The Department of Natural Resources asks hunters and other Michigan residents to continue to report sightings of dead deer to help with the department’s efforts to monitor the outbreak of epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) in the state this year. Deer have died in substantial numbers in at least 29 counties this summer and fall due […]

Wisconsin Deer Report Released

Posted by on July 10, 2012 at 6:58 pm

In case you’re not on the Wisconsin DNR’s email list, the Wisconsin deer herd report from Deer Trustee, Dr. James Kroll and his team Dr. David Guynn and Dr. Gary Alt has been released. I’ve started reading through it. One thing I noticed that has some promise, is the recommended development of a “boots on the ground” culture […]

Whitetail Fawn on Trail Camera

Posted by on June 30, 2012 at 11:25 am

Adorable. Here’s a whitetail deer fawn that I caught on my trail camera. It’s spots help it hide from predators.

Whitetail Deer Hunting Tactics: 7 Tactics for bagging the buck

Posted by on September 18, 2011 at 8:29 am

Looking to harvest tһаt elusive big buck? Are yоu sold out tо gettіng onе or dо уou juѕt dream about it? There iѕ no education bettеr than bеіng оut in thе wilds seeing, experiencing, reading signs, adjusting tо seasons, weather and оthеr factors. You must understand thаt your ability to harvest а big buck wіlӏ […]

Learn Why You Should Hunt the Whitetail Rut

Posted by on September 18, 2011 at 5:28 am

Most hunters accept tһe fact tһаt the easiest time tо kill a whitetail buck iѕ througһout the rut. The reason for thіѕ іs a consequence оf the males being more likеlу tо reduce theіr level of alertness whilst competing for tһе bеѕt does. This tһеrеfоre іs thеn thе best period tо go out to bag […]

The Benefits of Mineral Supplements for Whitetail Deer

Posted by on September 14, 2011 at 2:46 pm

by Tom Lester When it comes to whitetail deer, bigger is better! Millions of hunters spend billions of dollars each year to increase their chances of harvesting a trophy whitetail deer. Increasingly deer hunters are trying to improve their deer herd to accomplish this goal. There are many methods that can be used to obtain […]

Whitetail Deer Baiting Tactics

Posted by on September 9, 2011 at 7:58 pm

  Just as there are many baiting tactics and methods that are being employed by deer hunters that are proven to work well, there are also many effective yet sneaky baiting tactics that may be employed to achieve the purpose of bagging the whitetail of your dreams. These tactics however are not so unusual or […]

Whitetail Deer Senses – What You Need To Know When Hunting

Posted by on September 9, 2011 at 5:49 am

by Dave Whitetail deer senses are extremely acute and more powerful than any human’s senses. It is actually amazing that hunters can harvest a deer, but with enough information and new hunting technology any hunter can bring home some venison from their next hunt. In order to be successful you need to know what whitetail […]

Whitetail Deer Feeding Habits: Follow the Food Deer Eat to Find Your Next Huge Trophy Buck

Posted by on September 6, 2011 at 6:07 am

By Todd Jensen Deer HAVE to eat all year round. Even during the rut, which is prime hunting season, deer must eat. Here is an awesome tip I am going to share with you… There is a rhyme and a reason to where deer eat, how much deer eat and what deer eat based on […]