Shed Hunting - In Search of Lost Bone (featured article)
I've never really hunted for sheds before, but I think I'll give it a try this year. Sounds like a good excuse to get outside, survey the hunting areas and maybe even discover some mature bucks I never knew about in my area.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...