Skip to main content

Dove season is the 'kickoff' for fall hunting for this year

August 8, 2013

Dove season is just around the corner, so I decided to give everyone a little background information on these birds that we love to hunt in the early fall. I know that Wister’s Jesse Hammons and his dad, Bud, will be out after those beautiful birds come Sept. 1. They always take Jesse’s little brothers, Will and Joe, along, and make it a whole family affair. They will be making memories that last a lifetime.
Mourning doves are the most widespread and abundant game bird in North America. Each year, hunters harvest more than 20 million birds, but it remains one of our most abundant bird species in the U.S. In Oklahoma, dove season is often viewed as the "kickoff" to the fall hunting season each year.
Have a great week!
• • •
E-mail questions or comments to gmidgley_golf@yahoo.com.

View more articles in:
S M T W T F S
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 
 
 
Add to calendar
The 2014 cross country season will begin Saturday for the Poteau Lady Pirates and Pirates as they...
The Leflore Savages baseball team reached tonight's championship semifinals as they held off the...
The latest series of motorcross races in the 2014 Summer Series took place last weekend at RaceDay...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes