Attention all hunters! Dove Season is only two Fridays away. Yes, fully aware that also means two more Mondays, but hey you win some you lose some. Important Information to know for the 2019 Dove Season: Regular Season for North Zone is Sept. 1 – Nov. 12, 2019 / Dec. 20, 2019 – Jan. 5, […]
A field of blooming sunflowers is something every good dove hunter loves to see before the Texas Dove Hunting Season. When these sunflowers mature, they are one of the best dove attractants for doves. White winged and mourning dove can’t seem to resist the high oil content of sunflower seeds. In Texas sunflower is usually […]
Mourning doves and white-winged doves have white on the tips of their tails and are gray with white undersides. However these species have 3 noticeable differences in appearance that will help you recognize them during your South Texas Dove Hunting Trip: White-winged doves have a distinguishing white band across the top of the wings and […]
From The Texas Gourmet South Texas Dove Hunt and Opening Weekend are phrases that excite hunters like no other. The chance to use your shooting skills against the agile South Texas Dove is an experience that is hard to match. Every year thousands of dove hunters take to the sunflower fields around Hondo Texas for […]
Tips for a successful South Texas Dove Hunt
Once you’ve made thedecision to embark on a South Texas Dove Hunt it’s time to think about how to ensure an enjoyable dove hunting trip. You will see plenty of dove on your South Texas Dove hunt. However, even though South Texas is thick with doves that serve as excellent prey, there are a few things a dove hunter can do to plan for a great hunting experience.
DOVE HUNTING FIELD SAFETY South Texas Dove Hunting can be a safe and fun activity for all ages if the proper precautions are observed. The most recent statistics indicate enjoying tennis, shooting a round of golf or jogging outside is more dangerous than using a firearm or Dove Hunting in South Texas. There are times […]
South Texas Dove Hunting at the Bader Ranch. With over 150 acres of irrigated sunflower seed and strategically placed ponds, the Bader Ranch is a mecca for dove every year. Right now we will begin plowing our fields in preparation for seeding this spring. Check back with us for progress. See you in September!
Central Zone opens in September 2015. Visit the Texas Park and Wildlife website here for updated information on dove hunting season dates http://tpwd.texas.gov/regulations/outdoor-annual/2014-2015/animals/dove