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Shotguns

Best Youth Shotguns for Little Duck Hunters

Helpful Hints and Suggestions to Find Your Little Hunting Buddy Their Perfect Shotgun

David Rearick

The Goose Factory: Saskatchewan Prairie Waterfowl Hunt

In Canada's Saskatchewan prairie, WILDFOWL Editor Skip Knowles and friends test new Browning

Wildfowl Staff

World's First-Ever Combination Shotgun Fishing Pole for Hunting and Fishing

If you've ever wanted a hunting shotgun and a fishing pole to use at the same time, the long

Drake Stackem

Killing Geese With All Shotgun Gauges

From .410 to 10 gauge, one hunter clobbers honkers with shotguns large and small to find they

Foster Bartholow

Best Waterfowl Shotguns of 2023

Start your new year off with a bang in one of our top pick shotguns.

Wildfowl Staff

Ammo

Time to Give Your 12 Gauge a Break?

With the new 20 gauge loads, it just may be.

Scott Haugen

Fiocchi Golden Waterfowl Bismuth Shotshells

Italy's gold standard load is certified deadly.

Colton Heward

Federal Premium Black Cloud 28-Gauge Shotshells

Federal expands their proven lineup to eager 28-gauge shotgun enthusiasts.

Colton Heward

Best Waterfowl Hunting Shotshells of 2023

Here is a sneak peek at several brand-new ammunition and other top-trending shotshell

Wildfowl Staff

Winchester BlindSide 2: Shotshell Review

The original non-toxic load still reigns supreme for the vast majority of waterfowlers.

Colton Heward

How to Select the Right Shot Size for Shooting Ducks & Geese

Killing more waterfowl comes down to choosing a shot size for the species you're hunting and

Jace Bauserman

Calls

Best Goose Calls of 2022

Get your goose on with these top pick goose flutes and short reed goose calls.

Wildfowl Staff

Best Duck Calls of 2022

Take charge of the marsh this season with a new duck call.

Wildfowl Staff

Top Duck Calls of 2021

Whether you are choosing your first duck call or adding another quacker to your lanyard, check

Wildfowl Staff

Top Goose Calls of 2021

The short list of our favorite short-reeds that should have a place on your lanyard this

Wildfowl Staff

Best Goose Calls of 2020

Find the perfect goose call that fits you with our lineup of favorites for 2020!

Joe Genzel

Greenhead Gear: Mallard Decoys & Calls

Dupe mallards with our top picks for decoys and calls in 2019.

Tony J. Peterson

Decoys

Heyday Outdoor - HydroFoam Diver Duck Decoys Review & Field Test

A first-hand look and field test with the new HydroFoam diver decoys from Heyday Outdoor.

Chris Ingram

Best Diver Duck Decoys

Whether you're deep into divers or just starting to dabble, here are our top-picked diver duck

Wildfowl Staff

Best Goose Decoys of 2022

Here are our favorite goose decoys for the year.

Jace Bauserman

Best Duck Decoys of 2022

Our favorite duck decoys of 2022.

Jace Bauserman

Top Duck Decoys of 2021

From floaters and full bodies to confidence decoys, these are our favorite fakes for this

Wildfowl Staff

New for Dakota Decoy Company in 2021

Checking out the new X-Treme Full Body Pintail decoys from Dakota Decoy Company.

Wildfowl Staff

Blinds

DIY Heavy-Duty Welded Aluminum Duck Boat

A gem-state hunter builds a heavy-duty vessel to navigate lakes and rivers.

Mike Marsh

No-Weld, Conduit-Framed Duck Boat Blind

A Centennial State hunter strikes greenheads with a boat blind that looks like an ordinary

Mike Marsh

Lightweight Aluminum Duck Boat Blind

Two ‘fowlers from the Beehive State create the ultimate aluminum duck boat blind.

Mike Marsh

Shipping Container Goose Pit

A Buckeye State hunter builds one giant goose hunting hut.

Mike Marsh

The Perfect DIY Pond Duck Blind

This Kansas family pond duck blind proves perfectly deadly for ducks and geese.

Mike Marsh

Light & Fast Fiberglass Duck Boat Blind

A father-and-son team of Hawkeye hunters score big with their light, fast, fiberglass boat

Mike Marsh

Clothing & Waders

The Evolution of Camo

To get closer to the game you're pursuing, you've got to be seasoned in the art of blending in.

Mossy Oak

The Rapid Rise of Chêne Gear

A young brand pushes the boundaries to build the best hunting wader on the market.

Colton Heward

Migration Strike

Waterfowl funnel through North Central Kansas in big numbers when the cold weather hits and

Wildfowl Staff

The Complete Guide to Duck Hunting Waders

Stuck on which set of duck hunting waders to get as your first or next pair? We're here to

Chris Ingram

Best Duck Hunting Waders of 2022

Of all the gear duck and goose hunters invest in, waders should be one of the most important.

Scott Haugen

Top Waterfowl Hunting Clothing, Camo, & Waders of 2021

Here is a list of our favorite outerwear for duck and goose hunting this season.

Wildfowl Staff

For Dogs

Best Dog Kennels

A good kennel is perhaps the first and most fundamental piece of equipment you can have for

Nathan Ratchford

How to Choose the Perfect Dog Kennel

This guide will help you navigate the great crate debate.

Chris Ingram

5 Best Dog Kennels

These crates and kennels were designed to keep your hunting dog safe.

WILDFOWL Staff

Essential Dog Training Gear of 2023

Top gear for your duck dog this year.

David Rearick

Best Retriever Gear of 2022

Here's what you need to keep your duck dog safe and healthy all year long.

Jace Bauserman

Top Retriever Gear of 2021

From training tools to hunting equipment, here is a list of our must-haves for you and your

Tony J. Peterson

Boats

The Benefit of a Duck Boat

Hunting With a Water Vessel Can Provide More Places to Hunt and More Birds to Bag

Scott Haugen

Best Duck Boats This Season

Gear Up With The Best Boats to Kill More Ducks When Season Arrives

Dave Rearick

Buying a Used Duck Boat

Buying a Used Duck Boat Can Be a Challenge, Avoid Getting Burned With These Helpful Hints

Ryan Barnes

Using A Sneak Boat to Kill More Birds

Sneak Boats are a Great Tool to Help You Bag More Birds

Ryan Barnes

Best Duck Boats and Motors of 2023

Our favorite duck hunting boats and motors to get you rolling toward the coming season.

WILDFOWL Staff

Hull Yea! Diving into the Duck Boat Bottom Debate

Understanding the differences between flat bottoms, modified-V, deep-V, and other duck boat

David Rearick

Accessories

Wildfowl Holiday Gift Guide 2023

Gear up on all the right stuff for the hardcore waterfowl hunter in your family this holiday

Wildfowl Staff

Chasing Snow Geese with TETRA Hearing

A leisurely spring fling for white geese in the latest of seasons is a goose hunter's dream.

Skip Knowles

The Greatest Father's Day Gifts for Waterfowl Hunters

We have just what you need to get the duck and goose hunting dudes in your family.

WILDFOWL Staff

Best Snow Goose Hunting Gear of 2023

Get the gear that is ready to take on the toughest conditions.

Wildfowl Staff

2022 Wildfowl Holiday Gift Guide

Gear up on all the right stuff for the hardcore waterfowl hunter in your family this holiday

Wildfowl Staff

Best Waterfowl Hunting Gear & Accessories of 2022

A few of our favorite waterfowl hunting accessories that have a wide range of applications.

Scott Haugen

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