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Summer time!

Summer time!

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Summer, is this the optimum time for hunting? Animals congregating around water points, they need water, some regularly, others can consume enough through vegetation to last a few days, others need it to cool off  like pigs! The warmer weather is here, the daily temperature is to increase as we head to what is supposed […]

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The Big Dry?

The Big Dry?

| October 14, 2012 | 3 Comments

Are we heading for a real hot and dry summer? Has the last two years where above average wet seasons are coming to an end? Seems that the country is drying out, and quickly. I’ve noticed that the various places I visit and also talking to landowners that they need some rain as it’s staring […]

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Working hard for the money!

Working hard for the money!

| September 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

Probably not the best title, but what I’m on about is that as hunters, we all have had this experience in that sometimes things just fall into place, and other times you have to work your butt of to be successful! Out in the field, perfect conditions for a presumably successful day in the field […]

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Finding game!

Finding game!

| August 13, 2012 | 2 Comments

Is it an art or just luck? A skill acquired by many years of experience out in the field or just in the right place at the right time? Something that seems to get thrown around by a lot of new hunters or ones that have spent some time in the bush but have had […]

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Game trails, what they tell you!

Game trails, what they tell you!

| May 20, 2012 | 2 Comments

Your out in the scrub and you come across a well worn trail. (Also known as pads) What does this tell you, well a lot in fact? Most importantly is the type of animal and also some idea what numbers are moving through the area. The type of animal, hopefully it’s what you are targeting, […]

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Satisfaction at the table.

Satisfaction at the table.

| November 1, 2011 | 3 Comments

  I always have the pleasure of having an endless supply of game to fill my freezer. Being it rabbit, goat or fallow deer, there’s always some sort of game there.  The satisfaction of knowing you have successfully downed your game and are now sitting at the table eating and appreciating it sure puts a […]

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