If you go into a restraunt and eat dinner do you tip the waiter who is also the owner?
Some say you don't have to tip the guide if he is the outfitter that you paid, others say that you should no matter what.
In reallity tipping is up to the person that is having the service performed for. Some feel it is necessary to tip everyone out there and then there are others that feel that the wage that a guide is being paid should be enough.
There is just a lot of gray area with no steadfast rules.
I've spent countless hours either on my hands and knees or bent over, messing up my back, looking for blood. One such instance I remember most was a hog hunt a few years ago in Mississippi. I had never shot a hog so when I poked a hole in this guy; I was determined to find him. Wearing snake leggings, I crawled on my hands and knees through the briars and the brambles and bushes where a rabbit wouldn't go. I found a spot of blood here and there but never the pig. And lucky for me, I didn't find...