Deer Hunting

By Josh Harendt Last year was an off hunting season for my family and me. I’d made it to a friend’s lease once for a quail hunt, and I managed to get one dove hunt. The season was closing fast,

Hunter takes big buck in Liberty County By Corey Fuller Beep…Beep…Beep. The alarm on my phone went off opening day of rifle season 2016. I jumped out of bed and got in the shower for my de-scenting ritual. I threw

Judge orders poacher to weekend jail-time during hunting season Texas Parks and Wildlife reports a district court judge in Grayson County recently ordered a man convicted of poaching a big white-tailed buck to spend every weekend of hunting season in

Close of whitetail season would be uniform across state The Houston Chronicle reports the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission will consider extending the whitetail season an extra two weeks for next season. According to the paper, members of the public

White-tailed deer forecast looks promising, experts say By Will Leschper The deer-hunting forecast in Texas is always good. Even in what the whitetail prognosticators term as “down” or “average” years, we’ve still got the largest population estimate in the country.

The Trophy Experience

TTHA Member shares his own Trophy Experience By Prentice Clemons Year after year of watching my uncles, Jimmy Spivey and Garland Spivey, taking record scoring bucks in North Texas, I was inspired to hunt in Walker County. On Nov. 30,

General Gun Season Opens Nov. 4 Texas bowhunters have already taken to the field since last Saturday, when the state’s deer hunting archery season officially kicked off. Wildlife biologists with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) expect good hunting

STORY BY JASON STOCKSTILL I have a desire to teach my two sons the joys and responsibility of hunting that my father taught me as a child. My son Jaret has been learning to shoot with me for the past

Deer Parasites

By Jim Heffelfinger Although internal and external parasites are common in most deer populations, they only become a problem when deer are under stress for other reasons. At such times, parasite levels may increase and start to affect reproduction or

by Luke Murray With half of the year nearly gone and summer rapidly approaching, it’s becoming increasingly important to plan for the best season of the year; whitetail season of course. Maintenance: The summer sun does more than burn your