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Potential world record whitetail

by Jeff Helsdon | January 18, 2019

A 38-point deer shot by a bowhunter in Illinois could set a new record as the largest hunter-harvested non-typical whitetail deer ever…

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Errors in 2019 Ontario fishing regs

by Emily Convery | January 17, 2019

Anglers who have obtained a copy of the 2019 Fishing Ontario, Recreational Fishing Regulations Summary are advised to use it with caution…

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Garmin enters Canadian gun dog market

by Tom Goldsmith | January 15, 2019

Garmin International Inc. has finally introduced a legal GPS tracking device option for Canadian hound and pointing dog enthusiasts…

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Fee freeze on hunting licences

by Emily Convery | January 10, 2019

Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry John Yakabuski has announced that the government is stopping hunting licence fee increases for all Ontario residents…

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Grizzlies in Ontario?

by Jeff Helsdon | January 7, 2019

A recently published study is raising the possibility that grizzly bears are establishing a foothold in extreme northwestern Ontario…

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Rare buck is vampire deer

by Steve Galea | January 7, 2019

When Brian Towns, walked up to the deer he shot he was justifiably proud. It was much later, however, that he discovered the truly unique thing about his buck. It had fangs…

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Top 10 articles of 2018

by Emily Convery | December 21, 2018

2018 seems to have come and gone in a flash! As we draw near to 2019, it’s always fun to take a look back at what piqued your interest…

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Parker Bows ceases operation

by Steve Galea | December 21, 2018

Parker Bows, a well-known manufacturer of compound bows, crossbows, and accessories, announced on Dec. 17 it will wind down its operations.

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Fishing licence fee freeze and more free fishing

by Steve Galea | December 18, 2018

A provincial government announcement on Dec. 17 confirmed the province has cancelled a scheduled 2% fishing licence increase for Ontario residents. It will come into effect in 2019, when the government will also remove the $2 service fee on the purchase of fishing licences…