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Deer Hunters Wanted.  

Jun 13, 2015

Did you know that England has 6 species of deer? And, that technically, because of how the antler growing season falls for one of the species, that you can hunt deer all year round? Yep, it's true. These are just a couple of the facts that we learned. We interview Matt Goodlife, a game management specialist, to figure out what deer hunting is like in England and to explore the similarities and differences between hunting in the United States and hunting across the pond.


  • Polite and Smart, or at Least Polite
  • Working the Estates and Sounding Proper
  • The "English" Hunting Forest, Goverment Laws, and Landowner Control
  • Public National Trust Forest, but NO HUNTING
  • Robin Hood and The Kings Deer and Dictating Your Take
  • A Red, Fallow, Sika, Roe, Chinese Water, and Muntjac
  • A Famous Chef, A Game Keeper, and the Blood Wash
  • Studying to Become a Gamekeeper
  • $70 Per Bird, a Commercial Shoot
  • The Climate, the Terrain, and Where the Red Deer Roam
  • The Antler Cast of a Muntjac and Game Control
  • High Seats, Treestands, Stalking, and Calling
  • What do Muntjac and Roe Deer Tast Like?
  • Limits and Remembering Hunts that Run Together
  • Poor Trophies, Old Animals, and No Paying Clients
  • High Power Rifles, Silencers, and Illegal Bow Hunting
  • 1981- Acts, Laws, and Stuff
  • 100% Kill or No Shot (Generally)
  • Bow Hunting- Illegal in England Since 1965
  • Gun Laws in the UK and How to Hunt England- Permits ETC
  • On a Plane Today, Hunt Tomorrow
  • A Deer Spiker on the Game Cam
  • The Deer Seasons (plural), Summer Stalking, and Hunting Year Round
  • Scotch, Bourbon, Venison, and Jim Beam
  • Fox Crawler at Night, and No Turkey
  • Game of Odds and Playing the Wind, Scent Control Experiment
  • Mike Adams, the Godfather and Glorified Chickens
  • Murphy's Law and Carrying a Gun
  • Buying and Selling Your Venison with a Game Dealer
  • Venison for Dinner: Stalker's Filet


BOOK: Whitehead's Encyclopedia of Deer, Dummy Line, and Moon Under Foot

ITEM: Binoculars

TIP: Hunt the Wind


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This Show was Written, Edited, and Produced by Jason “Jay” Scott Ammann

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