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6,000 coyotes killed in Utah’s bounty program

Utah has paid hunters $50 each to kill coyotes in an effort to save its deer population.  Since last September, some 6000 ‘yotes have been redeemed for cash.  Details here…

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Deer Survival in Michigan Broken Down

To better understand predator-prey relationships, SCI Foundation helped fund studies on  Whitetail deer in Michigan.   In Michigan, Deer survival is influenced by many factors including disease, predation, weather, and hunter harvest. In the Upper Peninsula (UP) of Michigan, deer survival is … Continue reading

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The Varmint X™ Factor: Winchester Gives Hunters New Ammunition for Coyotes and Varmints

EAST ALTON, Ill. (Nov. 27, 2012) – Coyote and varmint hunters all over North America are howling in approval of Varmint X™, the new line of predator and varmint ammunition from Winchester®. The super accurate Varmint X lineup will initially … Continue reading

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A New Experience and Unique Combo

By Glen Wunderlich The crisp, clear morning of opening day of firearms deer season in Shiawassee County was made to order.  It was somewhat noisy with the crunchy ground afoot but an early start would mean plenty of time to … Continue reading

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Making the Varmint Rifle Sing

By Glen Wunderlich April 15th – that mournful day when we must reckon our financial gains in the form of “contributions” to the government so that it can” invest” in the future for us.  The date is also well known … Continue reading

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Whitetail Fawn Killers Studied in Michigan

In an ongoing study by Mississippi State University in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, much has been learned about whitetail fawn mortality.  Yes, weather is a factor, and so are wolves, but the number one killer of fawns is here…

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Whackos Hate Coyote Bounty

“We think it’s ridiculous to send the public out there to [kill coyotes],” the whacko said. “For example, if someone is living in St. George and they go and they bring back a bunch of ears of coyotes, there might not even … Continue reading

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When Coyotes Attack

“I was sitting on this chair reading,” says victim Roberta Caravello. “I didn’t see a thing, didn’t hear a thing until my leg got bit.”  Several incidents of coyote attacks in suburban Phoenix have people on high alert.  More here…

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Utah Looks to Up the Ante on Coyote Bounties

The Utah Senate voted 23-5 to pass SB25 to increase bounties on coyotes to $50 each, up from about $20 in most counties. If the bill is also passed by the House, it is hoped it will encourage hunters to … Continue reading

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Coyotes in Clarkston

What some people don’t realize is just how many coyotes we have in Michigan; they’re in every county.  It’s no surprise to me that they are being spotted in even our more urban areas.  Story and cool photo here…

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