The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) has brought on Charlie Stockstill as Regional Director for Texas. He has a military background and experience fundraising.

The earliest TPWD would issue permits for trapping wild mule deer to mate them with breeder stock will be 2014. More research on mule deer captivity is needed.

Starr County Sheriff’s Investigator, Javier Peña has had a run in with the wrong side of the law after being charged with three misdemeanors for illegal poaching.

On Wednesday, Nov 16th, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on and passed H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act.” Please thank Rep Smith.

The House Natural Resources Committee passed the Recreational Fishing & Hunting Heritage & Opportunities Act, protecting sportsmen’s access to federal land.

Under pressure from gun owners, the Interior Dept announced it would ensure shooters have access to public lands long made available for firearms recreation.

Gun owners who have been able to use public lands for shooting practice would be barred from millions of acres under rules drafted by the Interior Department.

The region did not receive rain, and more producers were taking cattle to auction due to a shortage of water and forages. The Texas drought continues.

A new study by the NSSF reveals that last year eleven million meals and almost 3 million pounds of game meat were provided through donations by hunters.

This year’s Big Time Texas Hunts winners have been announced. This season 62,210 entries generated almost $600,000. Ticket sales support wildlife research.