Creating a Pigeon Palace

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Anyone else keep a small flock of pigeons for their dog training? Any suggestions, advice or warnings you’d care to share? Any pigeon-related training tips?

Okla. 89er QF Chapter Donates $20,000 for Quail Habitat Work

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

The eastern red cedar is quite literally taking over the quail-hunting landscape in my home state of Oklahoma.

Should I Give Up My Old Strapless?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Strap vests are an increasingly popular option for bird hunters, but should I try one or just stick with my comfortable old traditional vest?

First Gun

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Sometimes the story of a boy’s first gun doesn’t follow the traditional arc, but that makes it no less special…

Is It Time For A Federal Quail Stamp?

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Waterfowlers have been buying federal duck stamps since 1934. Is it time for quail hunters to do the same?

A Series of Lovely Paintings

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Oftentimes I can’t adequately articulate why, exactly, I choose to quail hunt. That’s when it’s handy to have a nice literary quote to do your explaining for you. What’s yours?

A Little Quail-Themed Flair for Your Ride

Friday, July 8th, 2011

If you had just five characters to come up with a message for a quail-themed vanity vehicle license plate, what would it be?

Quail Hunting Regs of Yesteryear: The Past Can Keep Them

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

The quail hunting regulations from Depression-era Oklahoma were confusing, to say the least. Was Oklahoma alone in having strange regs, or did (or does) your state have them as well?

Making Quail Hunting Kid-Friendly: How Do You Do It?

Friday, June 10th, 2011

Introducing a kid to fishing is easy, but introducing a kid to bird hunting? Not so much…

Of Brush Pants Blues and Good Ideas…

Saturday, May 28th, 2011

Why is it that we always wear out our brush pants in the one area that doesn’t offer any protection?

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