They’re down by six. There’s :03 seconds left in the fourth quarter. Your team has the ball. That familiar nervous excitement wells up in your gut. They line up on the 45. Only a Hail Mary shot can win. The ball is snapped. The QB rolls left, he sets his feet….he launches the ball. The … Continue reading
It’s safe to say the signs of my addiction started at an early age. According to Thrubis legend the first word I uttered as a child was “bird”. My second was “dog”. My priorities have been definite ever since. While the other kids doodled cars and scrawled their names repeatedly in the margins of their … Continue reading
Duck hunting is all about those few perfect seconds. You can close your eyes and re-live those times when birds suddenly appear and enjoy that excitement when you realize they’re coming in. You always remember when a few notes on the call make them spin and set on the decoys with wings locked and feet down. You can’t forget everytime … Continue reading
This website is the complete resource for Waterfowl hunters. They feature awesome videos (http://tinyurl.com/2856568 )of hunts, advice articles about decoys/calls/dogs from pros, and links to great companies for the gear we all beat to hell. I read about this site in DU magazine. You know if DU endorses something then it’s got to be good. At first I found the … Continue reading
It’s time to book your bird hunting trips for the upcoming season. We only have a little over 20 weeks to research, make reservations, save up the cash and request time off of work. Talk to your buddies. Post online. Put a plan together. Then fully enjoy the best 60 days of the year. Sunset over … Continue reading
http://www.fancyflours.com/field-stream-duck-hunting.html It’s your duck hunting buddy’s birthday. He has all the calls, decoys, shells and camo anyone could possibly want. So what can you give them? How about a really cheesy cake topper complete with functioning “duck caller”. This is pretty funny. Thanks to Aaron for the link.
Although I’m enjoying a spring of great fishing I’m excited that summer is just around the corner. But I hate hot weather. And I’m not a “beach dude”. The only reason I love summer is because when it’s over…duck season begins. My photos from last season motivate me through the summer to train the dog and get … Continue reading