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Ultimate Upland Cache #2 – Yooper Treasure

Sponsored by Orvis Many upland hunters are unaware of the hidden jewel of wild bird habitat just across the Straits of Mackinac in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It’s remote, … Read more

Mountain Climbing with Bird Dogs

Finding Answers

Spike camp was two miles from base — as the raven flies not really that far in this expansive National Forest. But as flatlanders taking on the thin air of … Read more

Wild Places

The Ultimate Upland Cache

Sponsored by Orvis The past few seasons we’ve had a fairly singular focus on the wild places that upland birds frequent. Many times these places are part of the broad … Read more

Bird dog and trainer

Winging It

This upland season is fast approaching. The preparations of the past few seasons manifested in paper and piles. Maps stretched over more maps to cross-check terrain and access. Gear overflowing … Read more

Companions For Conservation

Winners of 2017 Companions for Conservation

SportDOG® Brand, the industry-leading manufacturer of electronic dog training products and accessories, has announced the winners of its fourth annual Companions for Conservation contest. Earlier this year, SportDOG called for … Read more

Puppy Love

The First Month with the New Puppy

Selective memory is a close ally to puppies. Recollection of puppy breath and cuddles gloss over the challenges of house training and toothy destruction. Adorable naps and puppy eyes erase … Read more

Shotgun Throwing

Throwing the Shotgun

The problem with having a primary gun you carry to the field is over time other shotguns just don’t feel quite right. But I worry dedication to a single shooting … Read more

Companions for Conservation

SportDOG Kicks Off Companions for Conservation Contest

SportDOG® Brand, the industry-leading manufacturer of electronic dog-training products and accessories, has announced the continuation of its Companions for Conservation contest, a part of their Conservation Fund initiative. The social-media … Read more

Ohio Division of Wildlife

Open Letter to Governor John Kasich

Governor Kasich: Ohio’s wildlife and wild spaces are no place for power-brokering or politics. Despite over 30 conservation and sporting organizations and five retired Ohio Division of Wildlife chiefs calling … Read more

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