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Calling

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

Skills that Kill: 5 Secrets to Mastering the Goose Call

Mark Romanack - July 20, 2016

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

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

Calling Ducks: Tips to Remember While in the Blind

John Taylor - July 05, 2016

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


Ahhh, there's nothing like the smell of fresh acrylic in the morning.

New honker hunters are Calling

You Talk Too Much: Why Aggressive Calling Isn't Always the Answer

P.J. Reilly - February 02, 2016

Ahhh, there's nothing like the smell of fresh acrylic in the morning. New honker hunters are

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

22 Must-Know Duck and Goose Calls

P.J. Reilly - August 04, 2011

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

Decoy Tips

This open water tool is not as tricky as you think. Decoy Tips

How To Use Long Line Decoy Spreads

Ken Bailey

This open water tool is not as tricky as you think.

There are times when ducks are more susceptible to diminutive decoy rigs'here's how YOU can take advantage. Decoy Tips

When to Use a Small Decoy Spread

Jack Ballard

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


Day 1
Daybreak arrives over a small water puddler setup facing a fickle north wind, conditions Decoy Tips

Motion Decoy Know-How

Skip Knowles - May 24, 2017

Day 1 Daybreak arrives over a small water puddler setup facing a fickle north wind,...

It felt like yesterday that honker season came to an end in southwest Washington. And here we are Decoy Tips

Score Big with Small Spreads

M.D. Johnson - October 14, 2016

It felt like yesterday that honker season came to an end in southwest Washington. And here we...

Retriever

Keep your retriever sharp in the offseason. Retriever

Waterfowl Workouts: 3 Summer Duck Dog Drills

Tony J. Peterson

Keep your retriever sharp in the offseason.

Nourish your pup's noggin for elite performance. Retriever

Gun Dog Nutrition & Intelligence

Tony J. Peterson

Nourish your pup's noggin for elite performance.

The key is off-season work. Retriever

Training Gun Dogs for Double & Triple Retrieves

Tom Dokken

The key is off-season work.

Training never ends - try these quick drills. Retriever

Daily Drills for Duck Dog Consistency

Tom Dokken

Training never ends - try these quick drills.

Hunting Tactics

Here's where to go and the tactics to kill these tasty birds. Hunting Tactics

How to Hunt Black-Bellied Whistling Ducks

John Gordon

Here's where to go and the tactics to kill these tasty birds.

Deadly shallow-water hunters show you how to kill more greenheads and geese. Hunting Tactics

How to Hunt Shallow Rivers for Mallards & Geese

Joe Genzel

Deadly shallow-water hunters show you how to kill more greenheads and geese.

Locate a few small-water spots and let nature do the rest. Hunting Tactics

Low-Cost Duck Hunting on Public Water

Tony J. Peterson

Locate a few small-water spots and let nature do the rest.

Here's how to cash in on the spreading numbers of white-fronts. Hunting Tactics

Take Advantage of the Specklebelly Surge

John Gordon

Here's how to cash in on the spreading numbers of white-fronts.

How-To

Knowing how to plant spring crops pays off big on opening day. How-To

When to Plant Crops for Wildfowl

Brad Fitzpatrick

Knowing how to plant spring crops pays off big on opening day.

Follow these rules to live by for killing more ducks than your neighbors. How-To

The Best Crops for Attracting Waterfowl

Brad Fitzpatrick

Follow these rules to live by for killing more ducks than your neighbors.

Using high-tech tools such as aerial photography and smartphones for duck scouting hasn't quite caught on like it has in deer hunting. Here's why it should! How-To

High-Tech Duck Scouting

Tony Peterson - July 18, 2018

Using high-tech tools such as aerial photography and smartphones for duck scouting hasn't...

Drowning and hypothermia are the two deadliest killers of waterfowlers. Here's what you need to know to survive! How-To

Deadly Waters: 11 Survival Tactics Waterfowlers Need To Know

David Hart

Drowning and hypothermia are the two deadliest killers of waterfowlers. Here's what you need...

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