In order to have a successful hunt, you must study the animal you are hunting beforehand. This book is great for anyone interested in hunting black bears for the first time, or for those who want to know more about the animal they have been hunting. Subjects covered in this book include bear behavior, training bear dogs, the basics of baiting, the life history of black bears and more. Published in 2007. 384 Pages - Hardcover. The more you know about the animal you re hunting, the better your chances are of having a successful hunt. Learning about the life history, habits, and behaviors of black bears is important for bear hunters because the animals are different from most other popular big-game quarry--and there s a lot of false information out there. This fully illustrated guide covers baiting basics, spotting, stalking, and calling black bears, as well as where to hunt, snow tracking, training bear dogs, and hound hunting--making it a valuable resource for the novice and expert alike. Loaded with practical advice from a noted hunting expert, this book not only explains the best techniques for the hunter, it also describes the behaviors and actions of the hunted.
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Date of Publication: September 10, 2007
Number of Pages: 384
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