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Frequently Asked Questions about Deer Hunting answered by Musket Hunting

Deer Decoy Hunt: How to Make it Effective?

Deer decoy hunting is considered one of the most effective types of hunting. If you do not want to come back without a catch, then we are glad to share some tips, which will make you deer decoy hunt as effective as possible.

Deer hunting is an exciting activity. There are many types of lures for such animals, but using deer decoys is considered one of the best ways to make your hunt most productive. For such a hunt, you need to install a deer fake in an accessible place and wait for it to attract the attention of a real animal.

At first glance, this type of hunt is rather easy and does not require much effort. But many hunters make mistakes, which do not bring the proper results of hunting, and they give up hunting with a deer decoy. We would like to share some helpful tips, which will help you to make hunting with a deer decoy a great and interesting activity.

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How to Score a Whitetail Deer: 3 Simple Steps to Follow!

So you’ve caught and shot a huge whitetail buck and plan to send your prize to friends. The first thing many would ask is, “what’s its score?”

Learning about a whitetail deer’s score can tell a lot, from the animal’s strength and size down to your hunting skills. With that in mind, what should you do to score a deer properly? Read on to learn how to score a whitetail deer!

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5 Tips for Getting the Whitetail of Your Dreams

Every year in November, hunters get excited about whitetail deer hunting season. It’s their chance to shoot one of America’s most challenging game animals. These deer roam all across the American continent from Peru to the Northern parts of Canada. The further up north, the bigger the animals are. Any seasoned hunter knows stalking and shooting a whitetail is no joke.

Most hunters spend the off-season studying, observing, and preparing for the annual deer hunting season. These whitetails are highly adaptable animals; they can change their diet depending on location and crop availability. Their favorite food is acorns from the white oak tree. But more recently, they’ve been observed eating things such as ants, cactus, and even chicks from bird nests. Experts know that these animals must be watched closely and their habits monitored, or else they’ll be almost impossible to catch.

Here are five useful tips to help you get the Whitetail of your dreams:

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11 Essential Hunting Gears For The Serious Deer Hunter

A serious deer hunter is someone who takes the sport so seriously that nothing but the best hunting gear will be acceptable. This is because your hunting trip will definitely proceed more smoothly if you have these essentials, and you will be able to stash enough fresh venison in your freezer to last for the rest of the season.

Here is a list of the essential items you will need for your deer hunting trip.

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Try These 7 Fantastic Genius Camping Hacks on Your Next Hunting Trip

You are probably busy preparing for your next hunting trip.

Of course, who does not want to enjoy a great day out there in the deep woods?

No one.

We all want.

Yes.

We all want to have a ball while playing out in the thick of the woods.

Of course, this is the big question:

How can you become an excellent deer hunter so that you can bag every buck targeted in the deep woods?

Well, let's right away, get to the point!

You certainly need the following 7 camping hacks to help you in your next expedition.

What is more, the tricks are all gorgeously inexpensive!

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Why Do Deer Rub Their Antlers On Trees?

For the animal world, both scent-marking and granular secretions are an important communication role, even more, important compared to vocalizations and visual signals sometimes! This is because scent marks can provide the extension of animals themselves, remaining functional even after the annual left the area.

That’s where deer rubs come to play, one of the main scent-marking behaviors. But exactly why do Der rub their antlers on trees in the first place? There are different reasons why so read on to learn their ways of communication through rubs, which go beyond the usual calls and short-range actions.

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How to Find a Deer With No Blood Trail: Easy Ways to Follow

When you’re hunting deer, I’m sure you’ve already experienced the frustration of tracking them without blood trails! While you might think it’s the end of the hunt, it’s still possible to find your catch without trails! But how can you do that?

There are a lot of ways on how to find a deer with no blood trail. So read on as I show you different tips you can follow to track your targeted deer even without any signs of blood and whatnot!

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Deer Hunting In Windy Conditions: A Helpful Guide

When I first began hunting, one of the first things I was told was to forget hunting in the wind. Many hunters have experienced unsuccessful hunting days trying to catch deer during windy conditions, after all. But what if I told you that it’s still possible to go deer hunting in windy conditions?

Sure, the wind does affect deer movements to a certain extent, but you can still hunt successfully as long as you know your stuff! So if you're about to go hunting on a windy day, plan ahead and read my tips!

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Can Deer Smell Human Urine? The Answers Here!

Whether you’re hunting on a tree stand or on the ground, we’ll out in the field tracking deer for hours. Even those with the most powerful bladder won’t be able to hold their urine for that long, especially since we need to stay hydrated! But wait, can deer smell human urine?

Many hunters worry about being detected by deer when urinating, carrying bottles and finding other ways to hold it in. If you’re worried about human urine scaring off deer, read on! I’ll be answering the question if deer can smell human urine and what you can do about it.

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The Best Time of Day to Hunt Deer Late Season: All the Answers Here!

A lot of hunters claim that late-season hunting is impossible, as you won't be able to get as many games! While there is some truth to that, it's not entirely impossible to catch a few deer. All it takes is the right methods and tips to have successful hunts, with time being the essence.

So what’s the best time of day to hunt deer late season? Read on as I’ll be sharing to you when you should hunt deer during the late hunting season and some tips on how to do so!

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