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Top 10 Hog Hunting Tips

  I’ve been hunting hogs seriously for just about 4 years now.  When I started I tried to absorb every bit of knowledge I could from the outfitters and guides I hunted with.  Every tip and trick and tidbit they offered, I...

Snakes

It’s that time of year. Be on the look out for snakes. Copperheads and rattlers are out in full force so watch your step. Wear snake boots and keep your eyes open. Best to be aware of the common species of snakes...

Wild Boar Hunting – The Big Ones

We’ve been working hard these past few months on patterning and hunting several large, sollitary boars on our new lease in Rusk.  They are proving to be incredibly challenging.  Of course, this is no surprise as these beasts don’t get as...

Prepare Your Hog Skull – A Guide

Many folks who take a trophy hog either get it mounted by a taxidermist or prepare the skull.  Getting a mount from a taxidermist can run you between $400-$600 and is usually reserved for giants or memorable kills.  The basic skull...

Hunting Hogs With Dogs

I have to admit, when I got into hunting hogs I didn’t even know this method of pursuit and kill existed.  I wasn’t born and raised in Texas and being from California, hunting was always something people frowned on.  So, when...

The Power of Community

Our followers know that I started hog hunting in late November 2014. I think back to that time and how far I’ve come. I’ve improved exponentially and am now what I consider to be a decent hog hunter. Not pro and...

Safe Handling of Wild Hogs

We’re all aware of the saefty precautions that must be implemented in order to pursue and harvest wild hogs.  The hunting environment is wrought with dangers.  Snakes, poison flora, the game itself, weather, shooting direction and gun safety, treestand security systems,...

ATN X-Sight – The BEST Hog Hunting Scope

  Hog hunting demands the right equipment for the situation. There are many ways to take hogs. Stalking, blind over a feeder, push hunting, etc. Regardless of what you prefer, the right firearm and optics are paramount. When I started hog...

A Hog Hunter’s Rant

OK.  That’s it!  I can’t take it anymore.  I have to say something.  Since when did people get the idea that hunting hogs was easy?  Watching too much TV?  Making gross assumptions?  Being completely ignorant and having unrealistic expectations?  Well, I...

The Wild Hog – Get to know your quarry

Silent, intelligent, crafty and oh so delicious! All too often people think that hogs are dumb and are easy to kill.  Nothing could be further from the truth.  Feral Hogs are extremely intelligent and are a challenge to pursue and ultimately...

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