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How to Identify Deer Poop

How to Identify Deer Poop

Knowing how to recognize a deer's droppings can tell you how close you may be to the animal and how many are in the area, and also help identify favorite bedding and eating spots. A deer commonly drops bullet-shape ...

List of Small Songbirds

List of Small Songbirds

The songbirds comprise the largest of all bird groups in the world. Also known as Passeriformes or perching birds, because of the arrangement of their toes that allows them to grip a twig or power line, the songbirds ...

How to Scare Off a Bear

How to Scare Off a Bear

Whether camping in black-bear-occupied eastern forests or the wide-open west, where brown bears and some grizzlies still roam, outdoor enthusiasts must learn how to scare away a bear if the situation arises. While most ...

How to Repel Deerflies

How to Repel Deerflies

Deer flies aren't a simple annoyance like their house fly cousins. Deer flies are painful biters that attack humans four or five at a time: their bites knife through the skin, and when done feeding, they can leave a ...

What are the Fines for Fishing Without a License in Florida?

What are the Fines for Fishing Without a License in Florida?

Florida may be a fishing paradise, but if you're thinking about dropping a line without dropping some cash for a fishing license, think again. Fishing without a license, whether in fresh water or salt water, is ...

Side Effects of Stepping on Rock Fish

Side Effects of Stepping on Rock Fish

There are more than 300 members of the rockfish family in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. The Latin name for this prolific family is "Scorpaenidae," or the scorpionfishes. Of this family, 57 species are known ...

The Best Times for Crabbing

The Best Times for Crabbing

Enjoy a feast of crabs by catching them to creel limit. Crabbing gear includes crab ring nets, crab traps, bait, measuring gauge, gloves and catch container for holding crabs. Once you have all the necessary gear, ...

How to Set Options for a Unicorn Electronic Dart Board

How to Set Options for a Unicorn Electronic Dart Board

Unicorn electronic dartboards are self scoring with an LCD automatic display and are made with eBristles, specifically to minimize the bounce outs that often happen with other types of dart boards. Thirty-two games of ...

How to Tan Cow Hides

How to Tan Cow Hides

If you have sent a cow to the slaughter and want to ensure that you use all parts of the animal responsibly, consider tanning the hide. The tanning process involves drying the skin so that it can be repurposed. Tanned ...

How to Use a Gut Hook on a Deer

How to Use a Gut Hook on a Deer

Some hunters prefer skinning and gutting a deer with a straight-blade knife. Others prefer a gut hook to cut through a deer's skin without nicking the intestines or damaging the muscle. You can also use a gut hook for ...

Moultrie Game Camera Set Up Instructions

Moultrie Game Camera Set Up Instructions

Moultrie game cameras capture images of live game like deer in the wild. They can be used to identify feeding patterns for hunters and to pinpoint the type of game that areas of the wild attract. Some users put them up ...

How to Make a Squirrel Call With Your Mouth

How to Make a Squirrel Call With Your Mouth

A squirrel communicates via what seems to be a vocabulary of chirps, squeals and barks. Squirrels are also attracted to a series of chirps and clicks, making it handy to know how to simulate these noises with your mouth ...

Easiest Way to Tan a Deer Hide for Beginners

Easiest Way to Tan a Deer Hide for Beginners

Take your hunting to the next level and tan the deer hides after cutting up the meat. Deer hides are used to make leather jackets or boots or as wall decor. If you are just learning tanning and taxidermy, use this easy ...

How to Attract Deer

How to Attract Deer

Attracting deer is often a simple matter of providing them with safe access to a source of food, water or salt. You must place these items in the proper habitats, though, to expect success. As always, be sure to comply ...