Hunting

Dakota Deer

Dakota deer: Ontario’s other whitetail

by Bruce Ranta | October 26, 2021

In recent years, many of us have read and heard a lot about the Algonquin wolf, non-migratory, forest-dwelling woodland caribou, and other animals that some think are unique species, subspecies, or ecotypes.

white-tailed deer in forest

Deer EHD outbreak confirmed

by Editorial Staff | October 25, 2021

Samples taken from deer found dead in the Kingston area have tested positive for epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD), officials confirmed.

a moose, hiding

November 2021 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | October 25, 2021

The solunar calendar for November 2021 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

Autumn deer

COVID-19 antibodies found in wild US deer

by Steve Galea | October 22, 2021

A USDA study has determined that some free-ranging deer in some states have been exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19.

Laura Myers shops at Bass Pro Shops.

OFAH report examines hunting firearms

by Editorial Staff | October 14, 2021

What firearms are reasonable for hunting is the focus of a report released today by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH).

Discover the fun and freedom of old-school bowhunting

by Jeff Kavanagh | October 13, 2021

I had to watch every step I took through the thick grass, reeds, and bulrushes. I was making my way alongside the meandering stream in the lush flats below the beaver dam.

leading a moose to water

Lead a moose to water

by Scott Earl Smith | October 12, 2021

Learn how to call, track, and locate moose using Ontario’s water-rich environments with a variety of water-based strategies.

hunting ammo

Ammo supply still spotty

by Jeff Helsdon | October 12, 2021

This hunting season, ammunition availability should improve but could still be limited due to consumer demand and the impact of COVID-19.

Browning BAR Horizontal

Appraising a Browning .338 BAR

by Ken Doherty | October 6, 2021

The following is an appraisal of a Browning Auto Rifle from Classic Gear columnist, appraiser, and consultant Ken Doherty.