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General

Trapping Still Open

In the past, we’ve written very little about trapping.  Mostly because I have yet to get into this sport.  But it clearly is an interesting hobby. Check out the article sent in by alert reader from the Philadelphia Inquirer: Lynch,

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Valentine’s Day

It’s a made-up holiday for the card makers, chocolate factories, and rose greenhouses. But most women expect something. So why not check out some of these offerings. 2005 Valentine’s Day Post. (We neglected, as all should, Valentine’s Day in 2006).

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Phil Says …

Punxsutawney Phil says Spring is coming! Phil’s official forecast as read 2/2/07 at 7:28 a.m. at Gobbler’s Knob: El Nino has caused high winds, heavy snow, ice and freezing temperatures in the west. Here in the East with much mild

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Live Targets

Oops, someone did it again; used live animals as targets. This time, it was turkeys. Dozens of domestic turkeys were staked to bales of straw and used as live targets at an archery contest, according to authorities who charged a

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Forget Deer Hunting

Want a challenge?  Feel the need to hunt something you don’t normally see in Penns Woods?  Try Wallaby.  Seems one is on the loose near the City.  Check out this story: Wallabies, which look very similar to kangaroos, are native

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Geezes Freezes

I’m not a goose hunter. Not that I don’t like goose hunters. It’s just not my bag. Rex on the other hand may hate goose hunters. Truth be told, I’ve only ever been goose hunting once. To call it goose

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New Bune & Crokett Record – Questionable Kill

You would not believe how many alert readers sent me this picture of the latest record book entry. It has sparked a great controversy throughout the hunting community. Most claim this might have been an illegal road hunt. If anyone

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Snow

Finally!  We finally got some snow across Pennsylvania.  My area only received a dusting.  But it is enough to get out and check the tracks of that mythical deer herd. Take a day off and get yourself out in the

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New Blog Added

Fellow Hunters and Fishers, I’ve added a new blog to the links, Deer Camp Blog.  Check out the cool article posted there about us. Please take some time and read some of his posts. If you are passionate about duck

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A Christmas Story

Forget the Red Rider BB Gun, my good buddy Wilbur found the perfect shotguns for his kids for Christmas this year–a .410 gauge for Tiger and a .20 gauge for Evie. Thanks to the warm weather, the new shooters got

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