Predator hunting is one of the fastest-growing forms of hunting and is quickly becoming one of the most popular types of hunting in the United States. Due to the increasing popularity of the sport, retailers now offer a dizzying array of gear designed specifically for predator...
The sun rose on a 40-by-40-foot net suspended a dozen feet above a frosty slope on Torrey Rim as Dubois High School students Kurt Leseberg and Rowan Hawk sat in their pickup truck and watched it through the blowing snow. One hour, two hours passed as the smell of apple pulp...
Hundreds of thousands of visitors come each year to Cody, Wyo., equipped with cameras and binoculars, hoping to see an elk, moose, pronghorn antelope, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, whitetail deer or mule deer. Kevin Hurley remembers seeing them all in a single day. "It was...
There's an elephant in the room and it's not the standard 15,000-pound variety with 10-foot-long tusks. This one comes in the form of a desert bighorn sheep weighing in at a couple hundred pounds with massive horns that account for 10 percent of their body weight. And there's...
The Wild Sheep Foundation is pleased to announce that Gray Thornton has agreed to a five-year employment agreement to continue to serve as the Foundation's President/CEO.
An annual survey has concluded that North Dakota's bighorn sheep population is stable. The Game and Fish Department says the March survey revealed a minimum of 293 bighorns in western North Dakota, virtually unchanged from the previous count of 297 last summer. Biologists...
Bighorn sheep are skilled mountain climbers. But one group recently made it over the Sierra Nevada crest in record time. As part of an ongoing effort to return endangered Sierra Nevada bighorns to more of their historical range, state...
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