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Hunting Sheds is a Fun Challenge
At the end of winter, many people shun being outdoors, but hunting deer antler sheds can be an enjoyable and rewarding activity. As a bonus, searching for sheds can also be a means of scouting for the following deer season. If you think that seeing a buck, especially a good quality buck, is challenging, then try scouring the woods and fields looking for shed antlers. Finding even small antlers can be a trophy. Finding a matched set might even be more rewarding, but whatever the case, you’ll discover that locating antlers is harder than it appears. Hunting sheds can be the equivalent of finding a needle in a haystack. You might think with all the deer roaming the woods, antlers wo...

Deer Facts

The North American deer family includes white-tailed, black-tailed and mule deer, elk, caribou, reindeer and moose.

The sizes of the members of this big family range from a mere 100-pound Coues whitetail at the small end of the spectrum to the largest of all members of the deer family, the Alaska/Yukon moose, which reaches 1,600 pounds or more. So, what do all the members of the deer family have in common? Several things. They all grow antlers that they shed in the late winter. With the exception of caribou and reindeer, only the males grow antlers...


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Whitetail Deer can live anywhere

Whitetail deer are the most versatile big game animals on the North American continent...



YBO Know How

Get a bird's eye view of a bald eagle nest onlineKeep Watching Online As Bald Eagles Tend Their Eaglets
By early summer, three new bald eagles may take flight from the area where last year, a young bald eagle fledged from a nest within the city limits of Pittsburgh. It was the first time that occurred in perhaps 200 years. This year, a pair of eagles nesting near Monongahela River in what is...


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