can you hunt with air rifles

Hunting Deer with Air Rifles

Can you hunt deer with an Air Rifle?  Deer can be successfully hunted with air rifles but it strongly depends on the specific caliber used and which State you are hunting in.   Deer hunters choose air rifles for very specific reasons:   Practical reasons – In short, air rifles may be used in areas where…

Deer eating habits

What do Deer Eat in the Wild?

What do deer eat? Deer love to eat plants; fruits such as apples, blueberries, blackberries, and persimmons; nuts such as acorns, pecans, hickory nuts and beechnuts when they are available. They choose the most highly palatable, nutrient-rich food that they can find.   Animals such as deer are called ruminants because they have a special…

Elk hunting tips for beginners

Elk Hunting Tips for Beginners

Elk hunting is becoming increasingly popular.  Prepare properly and this could be your most rewarding hunt ever. This article will guide you through all the steps from applying for a tag, habitat, rutting season, feeding habits, firearms, shot placement and meat benefits.   How to prepare for an elk hunt? When you are preparing for an…

Bow Hunting Tips for Beginners

So you love to hunt or want to hunt.  And you want to use a “primitive weapon” such as a bow and arrow.   Here are the different types of bows: Longbow English Longbow Recurve bow Mongol bow Crossbow Arbalest Ballista Repeating crossbow   There are hunters with guns and hunters with bows and arrows. …

Plan a hunting trip to Africa

Planning a Hunting Trip to Africa

Choosing a Hunting Location in Africa Africa has some of the most beautiful hunting locations in the world. Choosing the perfect hunting location can be tricky since Africa is a very large continent.   Here are some of the most popular hunting locations in Africa: South Africa Namibia Mozambique Tanzania Uganda Zambia   Top 20…