Being home during the day these days I noticed that the Outdoor and Sportsman channels have paid programming. Just informercials. Does anyone really watch these things? I guess they do or they wouldn't have them, would they?
I have a sister that watches them and buys from them just like a religion. Her home is so full of junk you can't find a thing but she knows where every thing is located and and can find it fairly quickly. The funny thing is that some of these things that are sold on TV actuall work to an extent.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...