Hunting

Man Holding Bow & Arrow

Fixing common archery blunders

by Jeff Kavanagh | August 10, 2022

Many people make archery more complicated than necessary. Here are some simple tips to avoid some of the most common shooting faults.

tim watts victory

OOD columnist wins archery gold medals

by Steve Galea | August 3, 2022

OOD Bowhunting Columnist Tim Watts won three gold medals at Archery Canada’s recent Canadian National Archery Championships.

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August 2022 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | July 20, 2022

The solunar calendar for August 2022 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

bowhunter takes aim in a field

Migratory bird regs modernized

by Steve Galea | June 30, 2022

New regulations recognize existing Indigenous rights and improve the ability to manage migratory birds in Canada by better protecting nests.

a doe in the forest

July 2022 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | June 27, 2022

The solunar calendar for July 2022 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

a late-season buck peeking

Sizing-up trophy antlers

by Sarah Snetsinger | June 9, 2022

I set out to learn if harvesting large white-tailed deer with impressive antlers reduces the number of large deer in future generations.

dog in water

Introducing young dogs to water

by Al Davy | June 7, 2022

Help your retriever discover the joy of swimming without force and they will begin to churn water like a paddle wheeler to fetch your ducks.

debating jakes in a field with a decoy

Debating jakes

by Jeff Helsdon | May 26, 2022

As hunters, we should embrace our hunting and conservation success stories, and focus less on the age and size of our harvests, Jeff Helsdon writes.

muskie release

June 2022 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | May 25, 2022

The solunar calendar for June 2022 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.