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Mystery trail cam pic is likely missing wolf-hybrid pet

Nowadays we take the power of the Internet and social media for granted — until something like Tuesday’s coy dog story in Washington Parish reminds everyone how easy it is for people to connect with each other online.

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March 17 at 10:51 am
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Louisiana Sportsman Show kicks off today in Gonzales

The 37th Annual Louisiana Sportsman Show and Festival, Louisiana’s largest outdoor and boat show, will be held today beginning at noon through Sunday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

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March 17 at 5:00 am
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Apex Predator lands a 58-pound mud whale

Just like hunting, when it comes to fishing my goal is big game. So in the springtime I regularly set noodle lines for choupic and catfish, but this year I had the urge to catch a big one the old-fashioned way: with a rod and reel. 

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March 16 at 2:36 pm
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Washington Parish trail cam captures black coyote — or coy dog?

Ray Labat got quite a shock when he was reviewing trail cam pics from his deer lease in Washington Parish earlier this year.

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March 15 at 11:18 am
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Gonzales angler snares Toledo Bend 11.27-pounder near the Indian Mounds

Looking at the weather forecast for last Wednesday, Gonzales’ Brenen Hebert made a wise decision to move up his trip to Toledo Bend by one day.

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March 15 at 8:48 am
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Billy, bass and boudin

Billy Billeaud fishes 50 to 60 days a year — all for bass, except for bream excursions he and his wife Michele have begun making to Toledo Bend Reservoir, where they have a camp.

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March 15 at 7:00 am
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A new year, a new wildlife administration

The 2016 turkey season is the next to the last season of the 2015-16 hunting season (the spring squirrel season is the last). 

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March 11 at 11:00 am
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Sulphur angler catches 11.54-pounder on Toledo Bend near Louisiana islands

When Michael Richard was fishing along the edges of hay grass near the Louisiana islands on Toledo Bend the weekend before last, he lost a monster fish when his hook straightened out. 

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March 08 at 1:11 pm
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Apex Predator: Early-spring is perfect scouting time for deer and ducks

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One of my favorite times of the year to scout for ducks and deer is late winter and early spring. I love fishing these months, too, but when the temperatures are cold in the mornings, I hit the woods in search of next year’s new spots.

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March 08 at 9:06 am
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Ragley angler reels in Toledo Bend 12.25-pounder on Buck Creek

Toledo Bend is much more than the No.1 bass fishery in the United States: It’s also a camper’s paradise with scenic pines and hardwoods situated along its shorelines.

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March 03 at 10:21 am
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Bossier City angler lands Toledo Bend 12.12-pounder in Palo Gaucho

Chad Poulsen was definitely on the fish in Palo Gaucho during a club tournament last weekend on Toledo Bend.

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March 01 at 9:00 pm
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Two Avoyelles Parish men busted for night hunting, numerous other deer charges

Enforcement agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries wrapped up a two-month long investigation last weekend that resulted in numerous deer hunting violations for two Avoyelles Parish men.

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March 01 at 4:05 pm
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Deer-tracking bloodhound finds lost 3-year-old boy in Sabine Parish woods

Douglas Downs’ 3-year-old bloodhound, Honey, already had several impressive tracking recoveries to her credit before last week, including several wall hangers and more than 30 deer sniffed out over the last three seasons in and around the woods of Sabine Parish. 

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March 01 at 11:35 am
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The fish are in the fog — Tips for Catfish Lake’s topwater trout action

“The fleas are on the dog, my friend, the fleas are on the dog, but if its fish you’re looking for, the fish are in the fog.”

— Anonymous

I reckon that old poem was written by somebody who knew a thing or two about fishing, because down here in Southeast Louisiana those foggy mornings mean good fishing.

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March 01 at 7:00 am
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In the bag — Must-have turkey-hunting gear

If it’s spring, Chad Newcomer is on the move, chasing gobblers from Mississippi to Nebraska — and several spots in between — with an intense passion and skilled precision.

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March 01 at 7:00 am
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Lake Charles angler catches 12.90-pound Toledo Bend hammer

A father-son outing on Toledo Bend turned into the trip of a lifetime Saturday when Keith Comeaux landed his biggest lunker ever — an enormous 12.90-pounder that devoured a wacky-rigged plastic worm in Mill Creek.

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February 29 at 6:29 pm
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