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  1. Taxidermy Forum
    This has been a pretty common question since I've been in this game and I really never had a great answer till now. This product does a awsome job without ruffleing feathers! Ask your wife if shes got one(I destroyed my wifes swiffer with dust),if not buy one. Make your mounts look like new...
  2. Vendor Deals
    Dead Leaf'n Guide Service has partnered with Bensink Farms and Hansen Outfitters to offer these waterfowl/ upland bird hunting packages. This gets you a half day of upland birds and half day of waterfowl hunting. This includes guides and dogs for both hunts. Price is $250.00 a day per person...
  3. The Lodge
    Seeing how the above Forum seems to be dead for most of the season I thought I'd start this thread. The temps finally seems to be in the early season's favor for some Southern Iowa hunters. What's the activity looking like across the state this week? Not looking for the exact location of your...
  4. Decoy Forum
    for uv white whitch do you like best?puttin it through a pagner power painter.thanks bad dog
  5. Vendor Deals
    Bird Vision UV Decoy Paints is coming aboard as a sponsor Info from the Bird Vision UV Decoy Paints site (Reel wings site); BIRD Vision UV Reflective PAINT Reel Wings Bird Vision UV Reflective Decoy Paint takes your waterfowl decoys to the next level with an even more realistic look...
  6. Turkey Forum
    finally got one tonight around 7. he hung up at 150yds for about an hour. i had to talk him into giving up with the primos power crystal. then he finally came in at 10 yards. after 30 hours of turkey hunting 4th season im burnt out. turkey hunting sucks. 20 pounds 9 7/8th beard (had some rot) 1...
  7. Hunting Gear
    This spring on the way to MO for a snow goose hunt, i had my heart set on The Bird Hitch... knowing what can happen while on a spring snow goose hunt is one thing... and imagining cleaning all those birds after 3 days of hunting is another.. so I wanted the easiest/fastest way i could and also...
  8. The Lodge
    They made it down and back.........2 mallards and a hen by my bird feeder last year (hen was walking through the yard yesterday), same ones, who knows??? Hopefully they stay out of the pool.....
  9. Taxidermy Forum
    Been a long times since I have done any of this but I need a hobby other than drinking beer by next winter. ;) I will need to make a flesher, I am thinink about something like this with a used sewing machine motor and a wheel from Van *****. Any one got some other ideas?
  10. Taxidermy Forum
    just finished up aroller case for this fella;)
  11. Snow Goose Reports & Information
    Snow cover, bird count and weather for Squaw Creek and Grand Pass 02/12/11 SNow cover link - http://www.nohrsc.nws.gov/snow_model/images/full/National/nsm_depth/201102/nsm_depth_2011021205_National.jpg 4 day weather outlook No birds @ Squaw (last report 2 weeks ago, still locked up)...
  12. The Lodge
    http://www.theonion.com/articles/paranoid-duck-convinced-cia-killing-off-us-bird-po,18953/ Fathead please follow up on this lead....
  13. Taxidermy Forum
    When you guys keep a bird to go the the taxiderm guy, do you wrap it up any specail way? I was gona wrap mine in a towel then bag it. Will that work ok?
  14. Outdoor Photography
    Think anyone would care if I shot a loon and mounted it? Those birds are wicked cool!
  15. Conservation Forum
    I am not sure if this has been posted have not stopped by the site since March. I thought it was an interesting study the state did and found out a few things I did not know especially about how wide spread quail were over the state at one time...
  16. Taxidermy Forum
    Real nice drake......... First and probably the last one of these I'll ever do(imagine sowing a wet kleenex).......... First Chuckar, cool looking birds......... Big beak rooster............ Young Swan head(I've got 2 full size to do this year)....... Can/Rooster dead mount for Gude...
  17. Turkey Forum
    Finally put down a nice gobbler. First tom i've shot since my last youth season in '07. Also the first bird i've actually called in and shot by myself. This is my third year trying with bow and it just keeps getting more and more frustrating. Fourth season came around and I decided to pick up...
  18. Turkey Forum
    Shot this guy on the opener second season. 24 lbs, 10 inch beard, 1 1/2 spurs.
  19. Turkey Forum
    I had to work yesterday so decided I wasn't going to go 2nd season but the old man had already bought his tag so my buddy and him headed out. Buddy shot his Tom yesterday and my dad got his this morning. 22lbs. 8 inch beard and 1/2 inch spurs. Sorry about the pic it is a phone pic my buddy...
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