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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

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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...

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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, conditions

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

Develop the duck dog of your dreams by paying attention to neurological needs. Retriever

Early Neurological Stimulation for Better Duck Dogs

Tony J. Peterson

Develop the duck dog of your dreams by paying attention to neurological needs.

Times have changed, and so has the size of our retrievers.  Retriever

Size Versus Drive in Hunting Dogs

Tom Dokken

Times have changed, and so has the size of our retrievers. 

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Don't let personal bias get in the way of making improvements during the season and beyond. Retriever

Keep Your Duck Dog Sharp Throughout the Year

Tom Dokken

Don't let personal bias get in the way of making improvements during the season and beyond.

Labs are especially prone to back-leg ligament tears. Retriever

How to Prevent CCL Injuries in Labrador Retrievers

Tony J. Peterson

Labs are especially prone to back-leg ligament tears.

Hunting Tactics

Follow along as Fred Zink calls, teaches skills and thrills on the western prairie of Saskatchewan. Hunting Tactics

Fred Zink's Playbook for Hunting Lesser Canada Geese

Joe Genzel

Follow along as Fred Zink calls, teaches skills and thrills on the western prairie of...

This is a simple setup for a solo small-water hunter. Here's how! Hunting Tactics

An Easy Rig for Hunting Gadwall

Mike Marsh

This is a simple setup for a solo small-water hunter. Here's how!

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You don't need a trailer load of full-bodies to put honkers on the ground. Hunting Tactics

How to Hunt Geese on a Budget

Mark Fike

You don't need a trailer load of full-bodies to put honkers on the ground.

Find a slow-moving stream and paddle to your own duck and goose paradise. Hunting Tactics

Hunting Waterfowl from a Kayak

Richard Massey

Find a slow-moving stream and paddle to your own duck and goose paradise.

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.

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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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