Pete Young, Author at Great Days Outdoors
How to Deal With Buck Fever

How to Deal With Buck Fever

Here are some ways to work through it and not ruin your hunt.   This first thing we need to know about buck fever is that it has little to do with bucks only. The name is misleading. The phenomenon can occur when hunting for a doe, hog, turkey or practically any...
Deer Tracking Dogs — A Nose That Knows

Deer Tracking Dogs — A Nose That Knows

Nothing makes these dogs happier than finding your deer.   Can’t Find Your Deer? Can’t Sleep? One of the toughest decisions a deer hunter will ever face is when to call off the search for a deer he knows he hit but can’t find. If you’ve hunted much at all, you’ve...
Are Hunter Numbers Declining in Alabama?

Are Hunter Numbers Declining in Alabama?

Why technology may destroy the future of deer hunting.   As the sport of deer hunting continues to evolve, one can almost draw an exact parallel in the evolution of hunting and the changes in our hi-tech society. Are hunter numbers declining in Alabama? Your...