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Blog - "Solid Shots" Part 6

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For a deer hunter, hunting season is the very best time of the year. We anxiously count off the months until we finally have the opportunity to pursue the game we love.

Texas Hunter Products want your hunting experiences to be the best they can possibly be, and this means getting you properly prepared to hunt.

Be sure to check out Part 5 in which we demonstrated where to place when your shot when your target is not completely in the clear.


A Special Word Regarding Youth Hunters and New Hunters

As a hunting community we are going to have to get serious about recruiting young people and new hunters, otherwise we risk losing our treasured hunting heritage. One way we can creatively introduce potential new hunters into hunting is by giving them resources that will instill sound hunting and shooting practices. This not only gives the new hunter the best chance to have a positive experience in the field, it is our ethical responsibility to the game animals we love to hunt.

While practice shooting at a 10-ring target is certainly productive for instilling basic shooting technique, giving the new hunter an opportunity to shoot at practice targets that depict real world hunting scenarios they will encounter in the field is the proper way to train a new hunter. With the correct knowledge of kill-zones, and by incorporating a creative, fun, inexpensive way to teach and train a new hunter, we can ensure that a new generation of hunters is trained in the proficient and ethical way to take game.

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Special thanks to Shur Kill Targets for article content.

Blog - Helping Fawns Survive the Summer Months

Providing cover helps fawns survive these summer months. Fawns experience fast growth over the summer months. Fawns in northern states are typically born in May and June while fawns in the South are born over a much wider time frame. Healthy fawns average 4 to 8 pounds at birth, and then double that weight during the first 2 weeks [...]

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Blog - Does Protein Feeding Really Make a Difference?

Have you wondered why some land managers feed protein to deer while others don’t? Let’s take a look at two whitetail studies that used high-quality protein to see what impact it made on antler and body sizes. The results might shock you! The main reason to feed protein is because deer and all other mammals need it to grow. It’s [...]

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Blog - Springtime Protein Feeding

Spring is here! The air and soil temperatures are rising, and new vegetation is emerging in the fields and woods. Whitetail deer require a balanced diet throughout the year and, as the seasons change, so do the nutritional requirements of bucks, does, and fawns. Their diets will vary slightly but protein is critical to all three. It is important [...]

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Starting a Successful Protein Feeding Program

Feeding deer protein is becoming very popular to help improve antler growth, fawn production and to keep your herd healthy when vegetation and other food sources are limited. During certain times of the year, the nutrition available from the deer’s natural habitat may not meet the deer’s needs. Introducing a quality protein feed that’s palatable [...]

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Recipe - Venison Stew with Potatoes, Onions, and Carrots

Venison Stew with Potatoes, Onions, and Carrots/span> Makes: 10-15 Servings Ingredients: 8-10 lbs. Venison                             2 Cans Tomatoes 2 Tbsp. Apple Cider Vinegar           2 Cans Tomato Paste Salt to taste                                     4 Medium Carrots,Sliced Water                                               2 Medium Onions, Chopped 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire Sauce        3 [...]

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Will Great Nutrition Guarantee Trophy Bucks?

Will Great Nutrition Guarantee Trophy Bucks? By Purina Animal Nutrition Expert Dr. Larry Varner, Deer Nutritionist for Purina Animal Nutrition If only it were that simple! Great nutrition will give your deer the opportunity to maximize their genetic potential for antler growth, but it is just one (albeit an important one) of many factors that affect deer antler growth. Even [...]

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Customer Testimonial - Michael LaVere

"Just wanted to take a moment and let y'all know how happy I am with your products and services. You guys have hands down the most dependable feeders on the market, and your customer service is second to none. I've been using your feeders now since 2004 and couldn't as for a better product. Thanks [...]

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Customer Testimonial - Carl Walk

" Just wanted to send you a few pics of the Texas Hunter Feeders we have. Here’s the new Fish Feeder installed on our pond. Love the products and the customer support you have given me over the years. When you buy a product and it does what it’s supposed to do, year after year....that just [...]

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Protein Feeding Strategy, Benefits & Feeder Placement

Now is the ideal time to get your protein feeders in place during these winter months when whitetail deer are desperately searching for the necessary nutrition. Whitetail deer can lose up to 30% of their body weight during this ‘winter stress’. Severe winters can affect the quality of nutrition that deer need to grow healthy [...]

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