9 Deer, Antelope, or Sheep Species | Name Those Animals Time for a pop quiz! Think you know your deer, antelope and sheep breeds? Well, we’ll see won’t we! We’ll show you a picture and you guess what it is. Then, we’ll provide you with the right answer and some additional fun facts! Ready, set,… Read More 9 Deer, Antelope, or Sheep Species | Name Those Animals
EWA Congressional Fundraiser Update! As a reminder, the Congressional Fundraiser is August 24-25 at the YO Resort Hotel and Conference Center. Please make plans to attend this year’s event beginning with the EWA board of directors meeting Friday afternoon followed by an open house meet and greet at the new EWA office. The video animal auction, brought to you… Read More More Than 40 Species & 130 Lots | EWA Congressional Fundraiser Update!
Don’t worry. I’m not going to go full blown into People Eating Tasty Animals, but there are a few key points I’d like to discuss. As a conservationist and animal lover, it’s interesting that I feel like I have nothing in common with animal rights activists when in theory, we have similar principles. I fully… Read More What Animal Activists Get Wrong
Chronic Wasting Disease | Wisconsin Update This message provided by the Whitetails of Wisconsin Association On Tuesday, July 24th, the DATCP Ag Board voted to NOT advance the Governor’s Scope Statement. By not advancing the Scope, DATCP has no authority to write an emergency rule. The Ag Board listened and heard our comments and agreed… Read More Chronic Wasting Disease | Wisconsin Update
The chital, or axis deer, is recognized by its white spots and reddish coat. You’ll find the abdomen, throat, inside of legs, ears and tail to be all white with a black stripe running along its backbone. They are from India and Sri Lanka and therefore, nonnative to the US. Axis are beautiful deer with… Read More What You May Not Know About the Axis Deer
1000+ Acre Auction Coming Soon – Rocking King Ranch Auction All leads email Craig Buford 1,000± Ac Turn-Key Game Ranch Auction Included in Winning Bid: 900± Acres High Fenced • Equipment • Exotic & Native Game Species • Lighted Skeet Shooting Range • Target Shooting Station • Fully-Furnished Lodge/Home • Bunk House Rockin’ King Ranch|King County,… Read More 1000+ Acre Auction Coming Soon – Rocking King Ranch Auction
Why Women Hunt Better Than Men Okay, I have your attention, don’t I? This isn’t a girl power or feminist post, I promise. But, I am going to provide you with two key reasons why women are better hunters than men. We all know men have historically been the hunters, and in my opinion are… Read More Why Women Hunt Better Than Men
Exotic versus Invasive Species Let’s start with what native species are so we can get that portion out of the way. Native species are those that are indigenous to an area. These are white-tailed deer, mule deer, desert bighorn sheep and pronghorn antelope, for example. Now that we know what native species are, we can… Read More Exotic versus Invasive Species
Feral hogs are an invasive species. They destroy our agriculture and economy. We’ve all heard this and most outdoorsmen have seen the damage they do firsthand. Hogs were brought in almost 300 years ago by Spanish settlers as an important source of meat. Then in the 1930’s, European hogs, or Russian boars, were brought into… Read More Feral Hogs: The Damage Is Done
Mountain Lions | Steve Forest Get ready EWA members!! The Mountain Lion is on the comeback and headed your way. When I moved out to west Texas, I didn’t have much experience with lions, but sad to say I’ve gained lots of experience. The first lion I took was an intriguing novelty, but now after number 45 and… Read More The Mountain Lion is on the Comeback!