Is your deer stand safe for gun season?

This double seat lean to tree stand is comfortable and a great way to coach youngsters during the season. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

During an interview a couple weeks ago, one of the stories AmmoCamo owner Skip Leleux shared with me was about a hunt he made in Missouri two years ago that turned into a rescue.

When is the right time to let a child start hunting?

The Daily Review Outdoor Writer John Flores’ son, David, killed his first deer –– a doe –– at age 14. He killed his first buck, this six point, at age 16. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Raising three boys, I’ve been around a lot of youth-hunters over the years, especially when you also consider nieces, nephews and my buddies’ kids.


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