For those of you more experienced hunters, do you have more success with Mallard decoys or goose decoys when hunting teal?
Our season starts Sep 8th, can't freakin wait!
I'll be hunting mostly on the MO river
around here we use mallard and black duck decoys mostly, but realy with teal get where they want to be and just kinda try and hide and you should be able to kill a few .
i had the same bunch come back to the pond i was hunting 3 times and each time i killed atleast 1 so if they want to be where your at all you need is a gun shells and waders and a dog never hurts.
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...