turkey hunting clothes

How to Dress for Turkey Hunting

It is a well-known fact that turkeys have exceptional vision and are quite easily spooked and therefore dressing for turkey hunting comprises of both common sense and taking into consideration a few key elements.   The truth is, wild turkeys are quite paranoid and elusive. Combine that with their advanced vision and you have a…

hunting and deer conservation

Can hunting help conservation?

Can hunting help conservation? Although anti-hunting activists believe otherwise, hunters do in fact support and contribute extensively to wildlife conservation in many ways.   Those opposed to hunting, argue that the wild animal you have just taken down, was surely not being conserved. True, but they might just be missing the bigger picture.   Theodore Roosevelt,…

Deer Hunting Clothes

What to Wear for Deer Hunting?

What to Wear for Deer Hunting? Choosing your deer hunting outfit has everything to do with protection from the elements (keeping warm), color for blending in with your environment (camouflage), safety and comfort.   It is therefore important to ensure your clothing includes all the necessary items. The success of your hunt may be affected if…

Calling Turkeys

How to Call Turkeys

How do you call a turkey? Turkeys are called in many different ways and by using different strategies. Hunters use cluck, cutt, yelp, cackle, kee-kee, gobble, putt, and purr sounds. Specific devices are also used for tube, friction, locator, and diaphragm calls.   Turkey Calls As expected, turkey calls are not mere vocalizations; they are specific…