duck hunting


Do You Speak Duck? Take This Duck Calling Quiz to Find Out

September 18, 2018
Some days, ducks are suckers for a call … almost any call. On other days, even world champion duck callers can’t get them to even turn their heads. Yet calling is an important and intriguing part of…

Ducks Unlimited Featured on Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio

October 5, 2017
Host Rob Keck is talking waterfowl, ducks, geese, shore birds and more with two outstanding guests who are both celebrating the Ducks Unlimited 80th anniversary. Join Keck for an insightful show…

3 Ways to Find Your Waterfowl Honey Hole

November 24, 2015
Instead of following all the other waterfowl hunters to areas where pressure is heavy on ducks, geese and other acquatic game birds., search for out-of-the- way waters where there is very little…

Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio Features a Flock of Waterfowl Experts

September 10, 2015
Tune in to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio as host Rob Keck talks with two icons of the waterfowl world. He’ll visit with the President of Rich-N-Tone Calls, John Stephens, and the owner of Zink…

5 Ways to Prepare Your Retriever for Frigid Weather

January 28, 2015
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…

Ponds & Potholes: Taking Advantage of Late Season Duck Magnets

January 23, 2015
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 and…

How Hunters Fund Conservation Through the Federal Duck Stamp Program

October 26, 2014
Many of the people who buy a federal Duck Stamp probably don’t realize how important this conservation program has been to the healthy duck and goose populations we now enjoy across the United States…

Are You Feeding Your Gun Dog Digestible Protein or Chicken Feet?

October 24, 2014
You’ve invested hundreds of hours on dog training to perfect its performance. However, for your hunting dog to perform at its highest level, you need to feed it a high-caliber, high-nutrition diet.…

4 Common Duck Hunting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

October 19, 2014
With duck populations at the peak of long-term averages, expectations for every hunt are always high. The reality is, even when ducks are plentiful, hunts can fall short of expectations. And it may…

Tools and Techniques No Bird Hunter Should Be Without (infographic)

October 13, 2014
If you take care of gamebirds bagged in the hunted field or forest, they will take care of you at the dinner table. Having the right tools and techniques for field dressing gamebirds can make the job…

Eight Little Known Tips to Help You Become a Better Hunter

September 24, 2014
Whether you hunt deer, bear, pronghorns, turkeys, elk, quail, ducks or squirrels, the following eight hunting tips will up your chances of success. Whether you're a veteran hunter or a newbie, these…

Finally, No More Gamey Gamebirds! Field to Table Tricks for Delicious Wild Game Meals

September 18, 2014
One of the greatest rewards of hunting upland game birds, waterfowl and wild turkeys is the delicious dinners that result from successful hunts. But for the ultimate in wild game dining, proper field…