Good Dog

The Canine Criminal

Some dogs, while good at heart, are destined for trouble


Duck Commander

A conversation with Ducks Unlimited’s new alpha drake

14 Slideshow


Ernest Hemingway’s Guns

Excerpts and photos from the book Hemingway’s Guns: The Sporting Arms of Ernest Hemingway, by Silvio Calabi, Steve Helsley, and Roger Sanger

Land & Conservation

The Great Turtle Rescue

When oil started flowing into the Gulf of Mexico, a handful of volunteers sprang into action in an attempt to save the Kemp’s ridley, the most imperiled sea turtle in the world. This is their story.

12 Slideshow


The Texas Creek Boat

The oldest son of Texas troubadour Townes Van Zandt casts his luck with the perfect flats boat


Tarpon Time

Looking to joust with a silver king this summer? For the best tarpon action off the beaten path, check out these hot spots


Alabama’s Quail Trail

The Black Belt of Alabama is known for its history, its soil, and its poverty. But it should also be known for its bird hunting


The Legend of Bo Whoop

More than sixty years ago, the South’s most famous shotgun went missing. Here’s the story of how it was found

Good Dog

Appetite for Destruction

A true story of a lovable Lab that ate everything

Made in the South

The Texas Creek Boat

The oldest son of Texas troubadour Townes Van Zandt casts his luck with the perfect flats boat


The Grease Experiment

How Jimmy Buffett is helping shrimpers with a slick idea

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Last Dance for My Ladies

What a pair of bird dogs taught me about life, love, and aging gracefully


True Patriots

Virginia collector Michael Tuccori’s eighteenth-century Kentucky rifles are studies in American history

Sporting Scene

A Gun for the Ages

On the hunt for a very famous Greener

Our Kind of Place

A Sporting Sanctuary

Imagine turning a quail plantation into a store, and you’d have Kevin’s

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Fetch Daddy a Drink

How to apply gun-dog training methods to your children

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Emmett & Me

He drooled, smelled bad, and had no manners whatsoever. But I loved him

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The Tree Feist

An eager hunter known for chasing squirrels, climbing trees, and catching Faulkner’s eye

Sporting South

The Turkey Whisperer

How one man brought the wild turkey back from the brink in the Southeast


Casting a Spell

Bamboo fly rod maker Bill Oyster and best-selling author George Black fish the beautiful Soque River in North Georgia