Podcast Ep. #37: Traveling Bird Hunting Adventures on a Budget

Podcast Ep. #37: Traveling Bird Hunting Adventures on a Budget Consider this your guide for planning a DIY public lands bird hunt with some thoughtful tips, tricks and hacks from a pair of budget-conscious bird hunting biologists Sabin Adams and Will Clayton. Bob St.Pierre drives the conversation with Jared Wiklund, Pheasants Forever’s PR Manager riding […]

Want More Pheasants? Get a 2019-2020 Federal Duck Stamp Today!

Ducks and pheasants have a lot in common — including a huge reliance on Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs). Buy a Duck Stamp and support upland habitat for all wildlife! Upland hunters, waterfowlers, birders and stamp collectors celebrated when the new 2019-2020 Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp – commonly known as the Duck Stamp […]

How to Choose Performance Nutrition Dog Food

Performance factors typically tip the scale when it comes to choosing the best food to feed an individual dog. Does the food in your dog’s bowl provide the nutrition and energy needed to power a hardworking bird dog?  “When choosing a food, it’s best to determine your dog’s energy needs, the most critical part of […]

Podcast Ep. #33: Put Idaho on your Bird Hunting Bucket List before you get out of shape

Podcast Ep. #33: Put Idaho on your Bird Hunting Bucket List before you get out of shape Bob is joined by Matt Hardinge, The Habitat Organization’s western U.S. regional rep for a conversation with Jeff Knetter and Sal Palazzolo, biologists with the Idaho Department of Game & Fish. The group discusses the habitat needs and […]

Podcast EP. #31: Becoming a Bird Hunter with Dave Simonett of Trampled by Turtles and Billy Hildebra

Podcast EP. #31: Becoming a Bird Hunter with Dave Simonett of Trampled by Turtles and Billy Hildebrand of KFAN In this very special episode, Bob and Andrew Vavra, PF’s Director of Marketing, are joined by Dave Simonett, lead singer of the band Trampled by Turtles and “The Captain” Billy Hildebrand, host of KFAN Outdoors radio. […]

The Power of Listening

When it comes to training your bird dog, listening – a lot – is the path to more successBy Tim Otto Everything I ever needed to know about dog training I learned from my cousin Jimmy when I was about 12.  At that age I talked – a lot – and I’d love to have a […]

Bird Dogs Hunt Up Shed Antlers

Most any bird dog can also make a good shed-antler-hunting dog in spring. And they’ll always prefer hunting birds come fall.By Patrick Durkin If you’re looking for a fun-offseason hobby, and your gun dog loves retrieving anything it can mouth and carry, consider training it to find shed antlers. In fact, if your dog excels […]

Upland Gamebirds Forever

Pheasants Forever’s work benefits gamebirds far beyond roosters, as proven by these 7 examplesBy Chad Love Quickly now. Name all the upland gamebird species Pheasants Forever benefits, both directly and indirectly, through habitat work, conservation advocacy and education efforts. If you said just “pheasants” you’d be wrong. Very wrong. From the shortgrass prairies of the Southern […]

Buy and Sell Hunting Dogs

Buy and Sell Hunting Dogs