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General

Dove hunting isn’t complicated, so don’t make it that way!

Those who enjoy a hunting lifestyle are fortunate. Because hunting isn’t always easy—especially for the millions of Americans looking to get into the sport. Competition for hunting ground, a significant financial investment in gear, and time spent on hunter education, scouting and shooting practice are just a few of the barriers to hunting participation. Thankfully, some types of hunting (Doves) are simpler than others.

Image is a painting of a man and a dog in a field waiting to shot doves.

Hunting and Outdoors

Throwback Thursday: Dove Season—A Beginner’s Guide

Whether you are a bird-hunting novice, or a seasoned veteran, dove hunting can be one of the most rewarding outdoor experiences you can participate in. It is a great way for new hunters to become acclimated to the outdoors, and it tends to offer a lot more shooting time than deer or other large game hunting. CTD Rob shares a few insights to help you prepare for a successful dove hunting season.

Hunter wearing camo with lab and dove decoy.

Hunting and Outdoors

Women Afield — Dove Hunting Basics, Part 2

Preparing yourself for a successful dove hunting season includes being ready for the dove’s tendency to rocket, making sure you and your dog stay hydrated, properly setting up your decoys and following the rules of the United States Fish and Wildlife Services (USFWS).

Man holding a camo shotgun in the field

Safety and Training

Put Down the Gun Before You Down the Brew

Saying goodbye to summer, we use the day now to spend time with friends and family at the lake, celebrating with brews and bar-b-ques. It is also the weekend dove season opens in many states. A lot of us will be choosing to shoot over Labor Day weekend. Do me a favor—let us all vow to shoot and drink responsibly, but not together, okay?

Hunting and Outdoors

Women Afield — Dove Hunting Basics, Part 1

Dove hunting season marks the passage from summer to fall and dove hunting is a perfect choice for both the new or experienced hunter no matter what size your property is, what kind of gun you have or how much money you have to spend. To make the most of your experience and resources, take the time to learn about dove habitats and patterns to ensure a successful hunting season. In this post, discover how to scout for doves to ensure success.

Remington VERSA MAX Realtree camo version, barrel pointed to the right on a white background

Firearms

We Talk To Sheriff Jim Wilson About Remington’s Versa Max

Learning about hands-on experience with the Remington Versa Max 12-gauge shotgun is second only to trying it yourself. Remington really went all out on flexibility and versatility, out of the box…you don’t have to buy a lot of add-ons and extras to customize this shotgun to you, your style and even the season. Read this interview between Cheaper than Dirt and Sheriff Jim Wilson for all the details.