On the land I deer hunt on in central Wisconsin, we often see evidence of coyotes or hear them howl at night, but a sighting of one of the predators in the thickly wooded country is pretty rare. So, it … [Read More]
Jerry Welch, of Priceville, Alabama, started hunting coyotes in order to keep his pets safe. The lifelong hunter lost a cat seven years ago and took up the sport of coyote hunting to help control the coyote population in his … [Read More]
We received some neat photos of red foxes in Alaska via e-mail today. The first photo is of a fox chasing a long-tailed jaeger. And the second photo is of a fox that caught a spectacled eider. Make sure to … [Read More]
An Ohio resident got an interesting first-hand look at two coyotes chasing a deer in his backyard last week.
Footloose Montana, an anti-trapping group, has pushed forward an initiative on Montana ballots that would outlaw all trapping on public land in the state.The Montana Trappers Association has been monitoring the situation for months and President Tom Barnes had … [Read More]
Two familiar foes, trappers and wildlife advocates, are waging against each other in a debate on whether the rising numbers of bobcat pelt sales are a matter of concern. RedOrbit has a recent story on the topic. The Humane Society … [Read More]
Here’s an interesting story from The Huntsville Item of Huntsville, Texas on the trapping of predators to fit them with tracking devices in order to determine the degree of impact that they are having on the eastern wild turkey populations … [Read More]
Trapping Today linked to this Capital Press storyon some beaver troubles in Washington. Beavers are chewing on fruit trees in a fruit orchard.Of course, this wouldn’t be a problem if the state didn’t have heavily restricted trapping laws that ban … [Read More]
Predator hunts are a lot more dangerous when the predator can turn the tables and hunt you. Wow, that is some crazy footage.
DL-Online.com has a feature on an award-winning beaver skinner and handler from the rural Detroit Lakes area in Minnesota.Kay Bachman has been skinning beavers for over 40 years and will be featured in an upcoming episode of “Kent Hrbek Outdoors,” … [Read More]