A forked stick to hold down his head and a long knife will do the jub. Just don't touch the head after you cut it off. The fangs can still inject venom hours after the head has been severed. Don't mess with them until they're strung out. They're really only can strike when they're coiled. If you do shoot them, cut the head off before you pick it up, or better yet stick with cottontail or pheasent, safer!
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...