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DSC Applauds Bernhardt Confirmation as Secretary of the Department of the Interior

David Bernhardt DALLAS – -(AmmoLand.com)- DSC is pleased that the U.S. Senate voted to confirm David Bernhardt, President Trump's nominee, to serve as Secretary of the Department of the Interior (DOI). DSC has supported this nomination since the beginning because of Bernhardt's dedication to the sportsmen's community. He was confirmed in a bipartisan vote of 56-41. DSC looks forward to working closely with Bernhardt, who was a keynote speaker at last year's DSC convention. In his new role, Be...
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Extreme Huntress Competition Goes Ultimate in Africa

Extreme Huntress Competition Goes Ultimate in Africa: The winner will also receive the prestigious, Extreme Huntress Award, a bronze designed by famed artist Mark James. Whitefish, Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- After ten successful years of competitions, promoting its mission to create positive role models for women who hunt and ensuring children have an opportunity to be exposed to hunting, executive producer and founder Tom Opre has announced a new twist in the series. Out of the ten previous...
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Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming “The Disease” Short Film

Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming “The Disease” Short Film WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak GO is now streaming “The Disease,” an all-new short film produced by Slate and Glass Productions. “The Disease” features Redbeard, a veteran outdoorman consumed by a passion for wild turkey hunting as he takes us on a trip from his turkey call shop building to his secluded hunt. Mossy Oak recently announced Mossy Oak GO, its all-new 100% FREE television and mobile digital streaming platform, offering on-demand ac...
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SCI President Babaz Responds To Anti-Hunting, Anti-Science Bill Intro’d by House Dems

Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International President Paul Babaz today issued a statement that points out the lunacy of a bill that has been introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives that, if passed into law, would harm the very wildlife it purports to want to help – all in the name of vilifying hunters and hunting. President Babaz' statement notes: “As expected, Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) has reintroduced an unserious wildlife bill designed to...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Africa, United States, Washington Dc, House, House Of Representatives, SCI, Hunting News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Raúl Grijalva, Anti-Hunting, Grijalva, Safari Club International First For Hunters, Paul Babaz




9 Cases where both Bear Spray and Firearms were used to stop Bear Attacks

Grizzly Bear U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- Many places on the Internet continue to claim that bear spray is more effective at stopping bear attacks than firearms. There is no objective source for these claims. They are mostly based on a spurious comparison of the deterrent effects of bear spray on curious or food seeking bears compared to a selection of bear attacks where firearms were present, and sometimes used.  It is not a valid comparison.  Author Dave Smith explains the problem: Efficacy of F...
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9 Cases Where Both Bear Spray & Firearms Stopped Bear Attacks

Grizzly Bear U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- Many places on the Internet continue to claim that bear spray is more effective at stopping bear attacks than firearms. There is no objective source for these claims. They are mostly based on a spurious comparison of the deterrent effects of bear spray on curious or food seeking bears compared to a selection of bear attacks where firearms were present, and sometimes used.  It is not a valid comparison.  Author Dave Smith explains the problem: Efficacy of F...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Montana, US, Department Of Defense, Canada, Wyoming, Alaska, Ford, Arizona, Usgs, TOMS, Tom Tom, Holden, Tom, Dan


Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming “NRA Country Spotlights”

Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming “NRA Country Spotlights” WEST POINT, MS – -(Ammoland.com)-Mossy Oak GO is now streaming “NRA Country Spotlights,” a brand new series to the free digital streaming platform. ​The “NRA Country Spotlights” series shines a light on country stars and their love for the outdoors.  The short videos reveal topics like who taught them how to hunt, how their music is impacted by the great outdoors, favorite firearm at the moment, and why it’s important for them to make time t...
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Moss & Willis Win Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Southern Open

Moss & Willis Win Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Southern Open: Photo Courtesy of Bassmaster WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- As a title sponsor of the Bassmaster High School Series and the official pattern of B.A.S.S., Mossy Oak Fishing is excited to congratulate Westin Moss and Josh Willis from Whitwell High School in Whitwell, Tennessee, on their Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Southern Open win at Alabama’s Guntersville Lake. On Saturday, March 30, 2019, 296 boats with...
Tags: Guns, Alabama, Moss, Josh, Brown, Cox, Mack, Westin, Willis, Robison, Taylor Brown, Josh Willis, Hunting News, West Point Miss, Haas Outdoors Inc, Mossy Oak BioLogic Mossy Oak Productions MOOSE


Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming Timney Triggers’ “Modern Vintage” Short Film

Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming Timney Triggers' “Modern Vintage” Short Film WEST POINT, MS – -(Ammoland.com)- Mossy Oak GO is now streaming “Modern Vintage,” an all-new short film presented by Timney Triggers and produced by Slate and Glass Productions. “Modern Vintage” is a short film that follows three longtime friends as they spend time together in south Florida talking about turkey hunting, turkey hunters and their passion for all things old and new involved in the pursuit of the wild turkey....
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Poachers Are Not Hunters, The Two Have Nothing In Common

Poachers Not Hunters USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International supports legal, regulated trophy hunting and condemns criminal poaching of wildlife. Hunting and poaching are not the same. One is good for wildlife and the other is bad. Yet there seems to be confusion in the media about the difference between legal hunting and illegal poaching – the two terms, when used interchangeably, are used improperly. There is a video circulating in the mainstream and social media that shows a fat...
Tags: Guns, United States, Alaska, Poaching, SCI, Hunting News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Safari Club International First For Hunters, Paul Babaz, USA Ammoland com Safari Club International, Babaz, SCI SCI


Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming “Grand Slam” Turkey Hunting Video Series

WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak GO is now streaming “Grand Slam,” an all-new turkey hunting series featuring employees and friends of Mossy Oak hunting all four turkey subspecies across the United States. From Osceolas to Easterns, from Merriam's to the Rio Grandes, launch into turkey season on Mossy Oak GO with 10 episodes of non-stop action. We're making our start where it all begins, chasing Osceolas in southern Florida, then following the seasons north and west as they begin. Week by week, w...
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SCI Supports Hunter Nation To Protect Rights, Conserve Wildlife

SCI Supports Hunter Nation To Protect Rights, Conserve Wildlife USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International (SCI) today announced its support for Hunter Nation with a $15,000 donation to help fund efforts to protect the right to hunt and to conserve wildlife resources. “We are proud to help support Hunter Nation in their mission of protecting and preserving hunting and hunters' rights, as well as wildlife conservation programs funded by hunters,” said SCI President Paul Babaz. “Hunter N...
Tags: Guns, United States, SCI, Hunting News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Mark DeYoung, Safari Club International First For Hunters, Hunter Nation, Paul Babaz Hunter, Keith Mark Co Founder of Hunter


Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming 2 Seasons of “Pinhoti Project”

WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- Mossy Oak GO is now streaming Seasons 1 & 2 of “Pinhoti Project.” Hosted by NWTF Grand National Turkey Calling Champion Dave Owens, “Pinhoti Project” showcases a more simplistic way of hunting, more specifically the hunting of the wild turkey. A way that is available and easily obtainable for all of us, achieved through effort – not fortune and gadgetry. The focus remains on the quarry, as it should. Season 1 features 48 episodes that follow along with Dave as...
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How Steve Grace Hunts Crowded Public-Land Woods

By John E. Phillips Wild Turkey Hunting USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Many years ago, I met a man named John Demp Grace, when I was turkey hunting at Bent Creek Lodge www.bentcreeklodge.com in Jachin, Alabama. Grace had built a turkey blind, and he was the first person I ever had met at that time who was taking turkeys with a bow. The evolution of that hunting blind and the skills required to harvest wild turkeys with a bow were passed down to his son, Steve Grace, who’s obsessed with taking turke...
Tags: Guns, Turkey, Hunting News, John E Phillips, Turkey Hunting, Wild Turkey Hunting USA, John Demp Grace, Creek Lodge, Jachin Alabama Grace, Steve Grace, Pennington Alabama


Hyde-Smith Duck Hunting Season Measure Signed Into Law

President Trump Signs Major Lands Bill, Which Includes Federal Duck Hunting Season Extension, Special Hunts for Vets, Military and Youths. Duck Hunting Dog WASHINGTON, D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- President Trump today signed into law a major lands bill that includes U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith’s legislation allowing states to extend duck hunting season to January 31 and to schedule special hunts for military, veterans, and youths. The Natural Resources Management Act (S.47), which passed the ...
Tags: Mississippi, Guns, Senate, House, Jackson, Trump, Wildlife Service, Cindy Hyde-Smith, Hunting News, Duck Hunting, Hyde Smith, Myrlie Evers Home


Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming Season 1 of “Avian-X TV”

  Mossy Oak GO Now Streaming Season 1 of “Avian-X TV” WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak GO is now streaming the 2018 season of “Avian-X TV.” “Avian-X TV” follows some of the world’s top bird hunters on jealousy-inducing pursuits all over the country. In addition to raising heartbeats and inspiring future hunts, the Avian-X team shares product reviews, helpful tips and a big helping of personality. The collection of the first season is a total of five episodes available now for free, on-demand with ...
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Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears

Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Many people have a difficult time changing their minds once they have formulated an opinion, especially once they have committed to the opinion on the record. I am happy to say fellow writer Wes Siler is of better material than that. In a June 2017 article, Wes was of the opinion that firearms, all firearms, were worthless as a defense against bears. He opined that statistically speaking, a person, when at...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Wes, Arizona, Handguns, Todd, Cooper, Patrick, Anchorage Alaska, Conservation News, Hunting News, Pistols, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


Hunt and Take a Hand-Me-Down Turkey with Preston Pittman

By John E. Phillips Quail image by John E. Phillips : I’ll often take a quail whistle with me and blow the quail whistle after I’ve given a series of yelps and clucks, or after I’ve cut to a gobbler with a cutting call. Every animal in nature affects another animal. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- My longtime friend, Preston Pittman of Pickens, Mississippi, one of the nation’s top competitive turkey callers, has won five turkey-calling championships. Not only is Pittman a contest winner, Preston Pit...
Tags: Usa, Guns, David Letterman, Turkey, Preston, PITTMAN, Hunting News, John E Phillips, Turkey Hunting, Preston Pittman, Pickens Mississippi, John E Phillips Quail


Use Binoculars to Locate Turkeys with Preston Pittman

By John E. Phillips Wild Turkeys Drinking USA – -(AmmoLand.com)-   My longtime friend, Preston Pittman of Pickens, Mississippi, one of the nation’s top competitive turkey callers, has won five turkey-calling championships. Not only is Pittman a contest winner, Preston Pittman actually becomes the turkey when hunting. On a “David Letterman Show” several years ago, Pittman strutted and gobbled and preened himself just like a wild turkey would. According to Pittman, if you’re hoping to take tur...
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Assembling the Ultimate Turkey Hunting Side-by-Side, Can-Am

  2019 Defender DPS HD8 Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Turkey hunting can require a lot of gear and oftentimes the need to get from one place to the next quickly. Can-Am is highlighting some accessories to put on its Defender line that will help get you and your gear from one place to the next when chasing Spring gobblers this season. Defender DPS in Mossy Oak Camo: Available in three Rotax engine options, the Defender DPS can tow up to 2,500 lbs. and has a locking re...
Tags: Guns, Turkey, Gear, Bimini, Hunting News, Can-Am, Turkey Hunting, Visco Lok QE, Mossy Oak Break Up Country Camo USA


Trinity Oaks’ Thumbtack Ranch Hosts Field-to-Table Weekend for Austin-Area Boys

Trinity Oaks’ Thumbtack Ranch Hosts Field-to-Table Weekend for Austin-Area Boys SAN ANTONIO –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Trinity Oaks, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded on the premise that active participation in the outdoors is a powerful, healing, and fundamentally life-changing experience, teamed up with the Hill Country Chapter of the Quail Coalition on Feb. 15-17 to offer six Austin-area boys the opportunity to truly learn where their food comes from. The boys, all from different backgrou...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Austin, San Antonio, Longoria, Hunting News, Tom Snyder, Trinity Oaks, Table Weekend for Austin Area Boys, Austin Area Boys SAN ANTONIO, Trinity Oaks Thumbtack Ranch, Batesville TX Happy Trinity Oaks, Britt Longoria, Thumbtack Ranch, Trinity Oaks About Trinity Oaks


PETA Uses Staged Video of Animals Being Gruesomely Killed

PETA Uses Staged Video of Animals Being Gruesomely Killed Washington, DC — -(AmmoLand.com)- A new report published today in fashion magazine Women’s Wear Daily alleges PETA and other animal activists have been propagating a staged video of sickening animal abuse to support their anti-fur lobbying campaigns. The video, filmed a decade ago and published online by PETA, shows the gruesome killing of an animal in a Chinese fur market—supposedly a standard practice. The men filmed in the video, ho...
Tags: Guns, California, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Fbi, Washington Dc, Peta, Petsmart, Conservation News, Hunting News, Will Coggin, Center for Consumer Freedom, Rodney Coronado, Earth Liberation Front


Outdoor Access Launches Sweepstakes with GoWild to Promote Hunting Mentorship

Outdoor Access Launches Sweepstakes with GoWild to Promote Hunting Mentorship USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunting social media app, GoWild, has partnered with Outdoor Access to help more hunters and anglers take to the woods or water this year. The two tech companies are kicking off a series of efforts to get more people enjoying the great outdoors – whether that’s for the first time, or for the first time in a long while. Outdoor Access, often referred to as the “Airbnb of the outdoors,” serves a...
Tags: Amazon, New York, Guns, South Carolina, Robinson, Richmond Virginia, Louisville Kentucky, Hunting News, Eastern Texas, National Wild Turkey Federation, Outdoor Mentoring, Recruit Retain, Brad Luttrell, GoWild, Erin Crooks, Buck Robinson Co


Hyde-Smith Introduces Legislation To Combat Growing Threat Of Chronic Wasting Disease

Bill Authorizes Additional Resources for State CWD Management & Surveillance Efforts, Establishes Unified Response Framework. Hyde-Smith Introduces Legislation To Combat Growing Threat Of Chronic Wasting Disease WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today introduced legislation to establish a unified response framework for combating the threat of chronic wasting disease (CWD), a growing epidemic threatening white-tailed deer populations in Mississippi and at least 24 oth...
Tags: Mississippi, Guns, Washington, Agriculture, Senate Appropriations Committee, U S Department of Agriculture, Senate Agriculture Committee, Mississippi State University, Cindy Hyde-Smith, Conservation News, Hunting News, Chronic Wasting Disease, Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries, Hyde Smith, Parks MDWFP, MDWFP


Bear Spray or Handgun in a Pack, are not Bear Spray or Handgun Failures

Grizzly Bear U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- One of the issues in determining the efficacy of guns and bear spray in stopping bear attacks is how to decide if an incident should be included in the database. One of my selection criteria is: an incident should only be included if the bear spray was actually sprayed or if a shot were actually fired.  Here are two examples of incidents that should not be included in the statistics for the efficacy of either bear spray or firearms. The first is an exampl...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Department Of Defense, Alaska, Arizona, Associated Press, Albuquerque, Anchorage, Berg, Rico, Joshua Berg, Talkeetna Mountains, Gun Rights News, Hunting News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch


Download Mossy Oak GO & Enter to Win a Grand Slam Turkey Hunting Adventure

Mossy Oak GO Enter to Win a Grand Slam Turkey Hunting Adventure WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- Mossy Oak is excited to announce a giveaway that will send one lucky turkey hunter after his/her Grand Slam, which is tagging all four U.S. turkey subspecies (Eastern, Osceola, Rio Grande, and Merriam’s). To enter the giveaway, simply download Mossy Oak’s app from the Mossy Oak GO giveaway page at www.mossyoak.com/MOGO. The app is available on any mobile or television streaming device, where app...
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Final Report: Was Bear Spray Effective in the Mark Uptain Grizzly Fatality?

Final Report: Was Bear Spray Effective in the Mark Uptain Grizzly Fatality? Wyoming -(Ammoland.com)- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGF) has released a final report on the grizzly bear attack that killed hunting guide Mark Uptain and injured his client, Corey Chubon. The report confirms previous information that the Glock pistol was found without a round in the chamber, and separated from its magazine. The magazine was fully loaded with 15 rounds of  F C flat nosed full metal jacketed ...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Wyoming, Arizona, Dave Smith, Glock, Conservation News, Hunting News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing, Bear Attacks, Mark Uptain, Corey Chubon, Chubon


Taxidermy Preserving History at 2019 SCI Hunter’s Convention

Editors Note: The North America model of conservation that has hunting as its core management tool is the greatest conservation system ever devised by mankind. For those that are against hunting please recognize what this system has and continues to accomplish and put aside your personal feelings while giving credit where credit is due. Taxidermy Preserving History at 2019 SCI Hunter's Convention Nevada – -(AmmoLand.com)- A few weeks ago I attended the 2019 SCI (Safari Club International) Hu...
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Woman Holds Mountain Lion While Husband Shoots It

Woman Holds Mountain Lion While Husband Shoots It U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- On January 30th, 2019 a woman thought she was stopping a dog fight. She ended up holding a 35-pound juvenile mountain lion instead. From idaho.gov: Early on the morning of Jan. 30 a woman responded to what she thought was a fight between her dog and another dog outside of her Mackay home. As she pulled the two animals apart, she realized that in one hand she held a juvenile, male mountain lion about 35 pounds, and not a...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Idaho, Arizona, Mackay, Mountain Lions, Gun Rights News, Hunting News, Self Defense, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing, Larimer County Colorado