Trapper & Predator Caller was created with a singular purpose: offer practical, comprehensive information for those who harvest fur and call predators. Each edition offers insights from experts with years of experience, offering ways to enrich trapping and calling knowledge. From beginners to veterans, Trapper & Predator Caller has something for everyone. Discover more with a subscription.
• Editor Jim Spencer keeps himself from taking it easy by setting goals for himself. Click here to read his "Editor’s Call" column.
• Jim Spencer writes there are some challenges in coping with changing depths of water on the trapline.
• Iced-over rivers become heavily used ’cat travel routes during the winter months, according to David Essink.
• Have more fun and learn faster by bringing some fellow trappers on your line. Serge Lariviére explores this concept.
• Calling near livestock can be an effective strategy for
predator hunters. Mark Kayser has the insights.
• Being a little hard-headed can be an amateur trapper’s most important tool, writes Mike W. Freeman.
• Predators often roam on the fringe of town. Rich Byerly says they can be called there too.
• Bob Sheppard has spent more than a half century trapping and protecting the tradition. Toby Walrath reviews his accomplishments.