MO’s Spring Turkey Hunting Regulations-Change needed?

  Missouri Turkey Hunting Regulations Monday, April 16th marks the start of my 13th season turkey hunting in the great state of Missouri. Upon preparation, I had some thoughts on existing season dates and regulations. April 9-May 31st; all day hunting with harvest limit of two male turkeys (can be…

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A Fishing Memory of a Lifetime

In 20 years of fishing, I’ve learned many things about techniques and strategies to make my trips more successful. The exhilaration of landing a fish after matching your lure to the present conditions provides a satisfaction like no other. Even more important than the technical fishing skills I’ve acquired over…

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KDWPT Commission Meeting about Pet Deer

The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism held their most recent commission meeting on January 5th. During the meeting, the pet deer shooting incident is addressed. The homeowner starts the discussion about her pet deer shortly after the 20 minute mark. She spoke about her family’s relationship with the…

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Game Wardens Shoot Pet Deer

There’s a story picking up a lot of steam nationwide and it comes from Dodge City, KS. A local family raised a wild deer, named Faline, for nearly two years. Over time, it essentially became a pet. But, it was never kept in the traditional sense by leash and collar.…

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Shed Hunting: Antler buried underground

Shed Hunting Video – Antler Buried Underground I’m getting reports of deer antlers starting to drop around the state of Missouri where we hunt! Has anyone else been out shed hunting yet and having any luck? The above video shows an antler we found back in 2012 on our Warsaw…

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Creating Rutting Buck Behavior

How was the rutting buck activity this year in your area? Did you witness much chasing? Did you see many deer for that matter? We heard mixed reviews across the state of Missouri and even from many of our next door neighbors. However, the rutting activity on our property was…

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