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Retrievers are amazing animals. They crash through icy marshes and cornfield snowdrifts without a single complaint.  They’ll take everything Mother Nature has to throw at them and still return with…
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After enduring months of hunting pressure on sprawling lakes, bays and sounds, there’s nothing a late-season duck wants more than a quiet, secluded spot to hide out. Small, neglected potholes…
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Fix These 7 Early Teal Season Mistakes

Friday, August 22 2014 3:00 pm - for Duck
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  Cinnamon teal ducks in flight. Photo credit: Magnus Manske,   Hunters often look forward to early teal season as the first opportunity to hunt ducks for the year.…
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Big River Ducks

Wednesday, November 20 2013 6:00 am - for Duck
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Hunting ducks on big rivers is a sport in which few waterfowlers participate. Big rivers intimidate many hunters who opt instead to hunt flooded green timber, rice fields, reservoirs and…
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Shooting Tips to Bag More Ducks

Wednesday, October 30 2013 6:00 am - for Duck
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It was one of the best shooting performances on ducks that I'd ever seen, and from one of the most unlikely shooters. It was Youth Waterfowl Day in Tennessee. Thirteen-year-old…
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Surviving the Elements of Duck Hunting

Saturday, October 26 2013 6:00 am - for Duck
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Duck hunters are well known for their sport in bad winter weather. Fact of the matter is, they often suffer out there; it's part of the sport. What many forget…
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Float Hunting Ducks

Tuesday, October 22 2013 5:00 pm - for Duck
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The canoe slides like a whisper on the river, just inches from a slick, muddy bank. Its two occupants are on high alert. The man in the front cradles a…
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Duck Hunting Success in Any Weather

Wednesday, October 16 2013 6:00 am - for Duck
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Weather conditions have an enormous influence on duck hunting success. To make the most of their days afield, waterfowlers must understand weather patterns and how they affect bird behavior. In…
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Duck Hunting the Mississippi River Delta

Sunday, October 13 2013 3:00 pm - for Duck
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The Delta region of southeast Missouri is home to thousands of acres of rice fields, many of which are flooded for waterfowl season. Scott Downing blew a truly southern style…
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4 Great Decoy Spreads for Ducks

Friday, October 11 2013 6:00 am - for Duck
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Ask a half dozen duck hunting veterans to set decoys for the same spot and conditions, and chances are the result would be six different layouts. Setting decoys is a…
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