Sportsmen's Nation - Whitetail Hunting

Iowa Sportsman | Shed Hunting with Tom Peplinski

Episode Summary

On this episode of the Iowa Sportsman podcast, Dan chats all about shed hunting with returning guest Tom Peplinski.

Episode Notes

On this episode of the Iowa Sportsman podcast, Dan chats all about shed hunting with returning guest Tom Peplinski. The two discuss the best time of the year to look for shed antlers as well as specific locations where you might have the best odds of finding them.

Dan shares a theory he heard from a deer farmer about when and how deer lose their antlers based on the amount of stress the animal goes through during the shedding months. For example, if your deer heard has been exposed to large amounts of snow and extremely cold temperatures, this could be an indication to start looking for sheds.

Lastly the guys talk about what finding a shed means, and if holds any weight to your hunting strategy come fall.