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Calling

Skills that Kill: 5 Secrets to Mastering the Goose Call

It never hurts to be a whiz kid on the ole duck or goose call, but the ability to make the

Mark Romanack

Calling Ducks: Tips to Remember While in the Blind

When I began trying to call ducks as a boy in the 1950s, about everyone who owned a duck call

John Taylor

22 Must-Know Duck and Goose Calls

Hunkering down in a layout blind in a cut cornfield or hugging a tree while standing waist

P.J. Reilly

Duck Calling Tactics

I sat in a blind on the south end of historic Beaver Dam Lake in Mississippi as the marsh came

John Taylor

Speaking & Calling

They have more in common that you might think

Jim James

Decoy Tips

Do Silhouette Goose Decoys Really Work?

We're in the midst of a modern revolution of old school hunting tactics, and skinny

Jace Bauserman

How to Decoy Ducks

Get them feet down and fully committed with these helpful tips and tricks.

Terry Denmon

Can You Decoy Wood Ducks?

Decoding the myth; yes, you can decoy wood ducks!

Scott Haugen

4 Classic Duck Decoy Spreads You Need to Know

While there are no guarantees when it comes to getting ducks to commit to a decoy spread, it

M.D. Johnson

How To Use Long Line Decoy Spreads

Don't be intimidated by all the clips, ropes and decoys; this open water tool is not as tricky

Ken Bailey

When to Use a Small Decoy Spread

There are times when ducks are more susceptible to diminutive decoy rigs'here's how YOU can

Jack Ballard

Retriever

What To Feed a Sporting Breed Puppy

What you feed your puppy today will directly impact their health and performance tomorrow.

Wildfowl Staff

Robert Milner's Flight Pen Retriever Training Method

This unique training regiment develops steadiness like nothing else.

Tom Keer

Off-Season Retriever Training Considerations

Critical advice to get your duck dog ready to max out in the good times ahead.

Scott Haugen

DIY Dog First Aid Kit

Here are the tools you should carry should you need to care for an injured dog in the field.

Brad Fitzpatrick

Is there a Return Policy on Your Retriever?

What to do if your puppy develops a serious medical issue.

Tony J. Peterson

Hunting Tactics

Stop Crippling Ducks & Geese!

You have a state-of-the art shotgun, excessively engineered ammo, and a combat-ready choke

Chris Ingram

Even a Seasoned Snow Goose Hunter Can Learn Some New Tricks Each Season

Snow goose hunting success is hit or miss but there is always something new to discover to

Jim McConville

Mistakes Snow Goose Hunters Make and Why You Should Hire an Outfitter

While freelancing for spring snows sounds like an alluring enterprise, there may be good

Chris Ingram

Can Crow Hunting Help You Shoot More Ducks & Geese?

Why hunting for crows can sharpen your waterfowl hunting skill set.

Mario Friendy

5 Worst Ways to Call the Shot

Hopefully you do NOT fall into one of these five classic shot-calling personas.

Nate Corley

Tried & True Old School Waterfowl Hunting Tactics That Still Work Today

Pump guns, silhouettes, jerk cords, goose flutes, and simply learning to hold still and sound

M.D. Johnson

How-To

How to Make Diver Ducks, Mergansers, and Sea Ducks Taste Good

Tips and tricks for eliminating that strong gamey taste from these often-overlooked waterfowl.

Jack Hennessy

Complete Guide to Processing Waterfowl from Field to Freezer

Are you getting the most yield and flavor out of your birds at the end of the day?

Jack Hennessy

Want to Learn More About Ducks & Geese? Get Out and Watch Them!

The best way to study the behavior and habits of waterfowl is to observe them outside of the

Scott Haugen

Wood Duck Nesting Boxes

Building and maintaining wood duck boxes is your ticket to hands-on waterfowl conservation.

Chris Ingram

How to Decoy Ducks

Get them feet down and fully committed with these helpful tips and tricks.

Terry Denmon

Can You Decoy Wood Ducks?

Decoding the myth; yes, you can decoy wood ducks!

Scott Haugen

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