How Traditions Begin

What are your family traditions at the holidays?  I have to admit most of the traditions that have stood the test of time in my family center around food, the eating of food, the preparation of food…let’s see, did I miss anything?  Oh yes, the gag table decorations while we eat the food.  Being the […]

A pup no more.

There come days in every bird hunter’s life where the memories come flooding in.  Maybe it’s the end of a great season, or at the inevitable end of a season too filled full of bad weather days, good weather days wasted on deer hunting (or worse yet raking leaves).  Today it occurs to me that […]

Back in action

Well, It’s been too long, but as evidenced by the flurry of posts surrounding the #birdhunting type blogs that we all subscribe to, one might well imagine that the various season openers are at last upon us.  I have not posted over the summer as there has not been a lot of interest to report. […]

After a brief hiatus…

Well, there’s been a few hunts to report in the last couple of weeks.  I finally broke loose for some much awaited grouse hunting.  Made one quick afternoon trip up the road to a spot that I hadn’t been to this season.  Bad weather and not a lot of time meant we had to be […]

Need some birds….NOW

Anybody else sick of deer hunting?  This year has been especially torturous to me due to terrible acorn crops in the woods and the fact that the 3 deer I passed up early and the one that I shot that dropped on the other side of the property line I hunt were the only deer […]

Sportdog 2525 review

Ok…so following the review that’s not a review for the SportDog 2500 here is a real one for the 2525. Customer service came through and without question replaced my defective 2500 taking the other one back on their dime. I ended up with a brand new collar at 50% markdown all said and done…not bad. […]