Author Archives: Jennifer Walls
Author Archives: Jennifer Walls
Having chased the deer for years now, I can comfortably attest to the fact that it’s quite an elusive animal.
There are days I could sit on my stand the whole day without seeing a single whitetail, leave alone striking one down with my bow.
Truly, this was a frustrating experience until...
…until I discovered that I could easily attract the deer to my hunting spot and hold them “hostage” for easy shooting.
I know you might have found yourself in this scenario too. So, I’ve put up this post to share with you the best methods of attracting the deer to your hunting zone/property.
PS: There are many methods shared in other blogs but here, I’ll ONLY share with you the FOUR methods I’ve personally used and brought in real results.
These 4 effective methods of attracting deer are:Continue reading
Today, I want us to do things in a different way…
BUT wait! Where are your deer calls?
If you’ve not been using these highly important pieces of equipment in your deer hunting life, you’ve been missing quite a lot.
Though there are numerous deer calls out there, today we’ll focus one of the most important calls and how it can help you bag a deer easily and quickly - the deer grunt call…Continue reading
I’ve had many people ask me if a bow stabilizer is a necessary accessory for a compound bow. Most of them didn’t think a stabilizer makes any difference, while others didn’t really want to spend extra money on another bow accessory.
Today I will address the topic of bow stabilizers and give guidelines to help you decide if you should invest on one or not. I will also give a list of the best bow stabilizers out on the market today that you can choose from.Continue reading
The deer tick, commonly referred to as black-legged tick- or scientifically as Ixodes scapularus (dammini) - is an arachnid that’s well known for feeding on the white tail deer. Not only that, it tends to feed on other mammals, including human beings (where it might cause the Lyme disease).
That sounds scary, right?
Now, most hunters don’t have an idea what this tick looks like. Some even confuse it with the brown dog tick. If you’re one of these hunters, I’m going to enlighten you on everything you need to know about the bloodsucker in this post.
I want to make everything easy for you to understand, so I’ll divide the post along the following subheadings:Continue reading
So you’ve caught your first buck. Congratulations! Now you may be thinking of keeping its head as a trophy, but you don’t want to spend a lot of money on a shoulder mount. Instead, you want to make a European style mount that you can hang proudly anywhere you like.
In order to make a beautiful European mount, you need to learn how to clean a deer skull properly. To do that, you can choose from these two options. I’ve also included the pros and cons of using both options to help you decide.
Doubtlessly, the best 3d deer target lets you learn how to accurately hit the vital organs of your target deer with each arrow you fire. But choosing the best one for your needs is a daunting process given the many varieties out there today. Luckily, I’ve picked the four best targets to help improve your shooting and accuracy needs below.
**Below, you find more detailed reviews but you can also click links above to see current prices and read customer's reviews on Amazon.Continue reading
Cutting arrow shafts to length is a task that I encourage bowhunters to do. Not only does it allow you to save money (as opposed to buying new arrows every single time), you can also customize your arrows’ length depending on your needs.
To cut arrow shafts properly, you need a reliable arrow saw that will do the job. Some bowhunters prefer to make their own saw, while some attest to the advantage of a store-bought one.
If you’re looking into buying an arrow saw for your cutting needs, then look no further. Here are my recommendations for the best arrow saw, which you can choose from.Continue reading
A ground blind setup is not complete without a good chair. After all, where else do you expect to sit down while waiting for game to pass by your blind? Surely you don’t want to spend long hours slumped on the ground, right?
Finding a good blind chair these days could be tricky, especially if budget is a primary concern. But don’t worry! Today, I will share my top 5 best ground blind chairs for every hunter’s budget and needs.Continue reading
Have you ever tried to make rattle calls but still fail to attract any bucks your way? If yes, then you may have been rattling your antlers at the wrong time, in the wrong place, and using the wrong way.
Don’t just rattle randomly and hope for the best! You need to have a strategy and good technique to attract bucks with your rattle calls. Today, not only will I discuss when to rattle for deer, but I will also give helpful tips on how to make the most of your rattling efforts.Continue reading
Have you ever found yourself asking, how do deer survive the winter? If you have, then you are not alone.
If you’re a new bowhunter thinking of harvesting some whitetails in the snow, then chances are that this question might have crossed your mind at some point. Or you could be a concerned citizen who is fond of deer and other animals. Either way, it is a valid question, and it is something I intend to answer in this article.
Today, not only will I answer whether deer freeze come wintertime, I will also give some of the reasons why they usually don’t.Continue reading