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Should We Revise Baiting Regulations?

by David Hart

Most duck hunting rules are pretty simple; no shooting after sunset, your shotgun can’t hold more than three shells and… more »

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Waterfowl Forecast Points to Promising Year for Duck Hunters

by Charlie Puckett

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) recently released its annual waterfowl forecast report, “Trends in Duck Breeding Populations,” and… more »

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WILDFOWL Recipe: Grilled Goose Breasts with Chestnut Stuffing

by Jacques Haeringer

Chestnut Stuffing: (Serves 8-10) 1 pound fresh chestnuts 4 tablespoons vegetable oil ½ pound pork shoulder, cubed ½ pound veal,… more »

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WILDFOWL Spotlight: Hard Core

by Joe Genzel

In a cut pea field on a sunny Saskatchewan morning, Randy Hill thumbs through his iPhone, checking emails between flocks…. more »

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WILDFOWL Recipe: Wild Duck Liver Terrine

by Jacques Haeringer

Duck Liver Terrine: (Serves 25-30) 1 lb fresh pork shoulder, cubed 1 lb fresh pork belly, cubed 1¾ lbs. wild… more »

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How to Repurpose a Sailboat for Waterfowling

by Mike Marsh

The ducks and geese were way out there, resting on open water. Eric Marek needed a layout boat, but knew… more »

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WILDFOWL Spotlight: Haydel’s Game Calls

by Joe Genzel

No kid ever wants to be summoned to the principal’s office. It can only mean one thing—you’re in deep trouble…. more »

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WILDFOWL Recipe: Grilled Goose and Wild Rice

by Jacques Haeringer

Rice Ingredients: (Serves 6-8) 1 cup wild rice 1 quart water 1 teaspoon salt 5 tablespoons butter 3⁄4 cup finely… more »

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Ruffing it Up: A Bird Dog’s Legacy

by Tony Vandemore

They say you only get one good dog in a lifetime…but I pray that isn’t the case. Ten years ago,… more »

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WILDFOWL Spotlight: Drake Waterfowl

by Skip Knowles

Like all the best people in the waterfowl industry, Drake founder Tate Wood is the last one to want to… more »

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Great Dog Nutrition Products

by Wildfowl Online Staff

Canine nutrition products have come a long way in recent years. No longer do we bring our dogs out in… more »

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Puppy Precautions: Why Early Screenings Are Important

by Kyle Wintersteen

Plenty of literature is available to address the care and basic obedience training of puppies. Trouble is, most of it… more »

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How to Turn Your Duck Dog Into a Pro

by Tom Dokken

Professional dog trainers are supposed to have The Secret. Something, anything, that guarantees success many times over in an arena… more »

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Picking the Right Pedigree for Your Gun Dog

by Tom Dokken

We’ve all heard stories about picking a retrieving pup from a farmhouse litter that turned into a world-class hunting dog…. more »

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Why Targeting Banded Birds is Bad for Conservation

by David Hart

Killing banded birds isn’t just a bonus for some hunters. Some take band collecting to the extreme, specifically scouting for… more »

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The Best Waterfowl Gear for 2014

by Joe Genzel

Whether you’re looking for a new jacket, an ATV or an e-collar, there’s plenty of new gear on the market… more »

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How to Select Your Next Retriever

by M.D. Johnson

As a kid, my father and I floated Ohio’s Mahoning River for Christmas mallards and black ducks, scooping up birds… more »

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Why You Should Consider An Off-Breed Retriever

by Kyle Wintersteen

Visit any public boat ramp in the Washington, D.C.-area during duck season, and you will find a hodgepodge of characters… more »

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WILDFOWL Recipe: Beer-Braised Goose Legs

by Wildfowl Online Staff

Prepare Goose Legs: Slice off any loose pieces of skin. Season the legs on all sides with salt and pepper… more »

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Rio Bismuth Shot Review

by L.P. Brezny

Bismuth shot is an old friend of mine, having worked with the very first batch of pellets invented by John… more »