for keith from phoenix...can you advise type of call you uses for the bears and where i can get one ( or a variety that you would recommend ) plan on trying it in pa this year and read your comments with much interest... thanks a lot...bill
I have bought bear calls and other predator calls from http://www.allpredatorcalls.com and had wonderful service. It's quick and they shipped the call to me in about three days, so if your local store doesn't carry bear calls, try them out! Good luck everyone! I am going on a brief hunt starting tomorrow morning and will be using my Knight and Hale bear call once I am in position.
I recently completed my first skull plate mount of my buck antelope from the 2010 season. I used a kit from Van Dykes, and I thought I would pass along the tips my dad shared with me, as well as one or two I figured out on my own. I have only completed the one antelope kit, but these tips should work for kits for other species as well.
1. Leave as much depth to the skull as possible when you remove the antlers/horns from the skull of the animal. This...