Big Game

moving deer

Six ways to transport deer in a pinch

by Jeff Helsdon | October 26, 2016

Here are some innovations for moving deer we have used over the years…

Food plot thought

Food plot for thought

by April Scott-Clarke | September 7, 2016

We thought having a large food plot would give us open area where deer could stop on their way to the larger fields. Having 12 acres, we want to make the most of them.

shot placement

The vitals of shot placement

by Alex Gouthro | June 30, 2016

Proper shot placement is key for a humane kill. We rank the best shots for gun and bow hunters.


Butcher your deer: A complete guide

by Steve Galea | June 28, 2016

OOD’s Steve Galea breaks down butchering so you can do it yourself.

Antler on ground

How to score a whitetail shed antler

by Justin Hoffman | February 11, 2016

It takes time and effort to find prized antlers

Maintained roadway

What is a maintained roadway? Ask a C.O.

by Editorial Staff | January 4, 2016

Reader wants to know if he is safe to shoot

season deer - Harvested deer

Trusted tactics for late-season deer

by Tom Armstrong | December 3, 2015

Don’t hang up your bow or gun too soon

Deer quiz

Quiz: Test your knowledge ahead of the hunt

by Bill Hodgins | October 30, 2015

Our quiz designed for deer hunters

bull moose - wood antlers

Do-it-yourself moose calls

by Tom Armstrong | September 26, 2015

What you need to bring that bull out in the open