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Rocky Venator Hybrid Jacket Giveaway


This is a giveaway for a brand new Rocky Venator Hybrid Jacket only in size Large. If it’s not your size, I’m sure you know someone that it will fit. Would be a great gift. The Rocky Stratum Hybrid Jacket is a true testament to our focus on innovation and providing the hunter with gear for every environment. This unique…

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prostaff field staff

What has “prostaff” become and what does it mean?


Remember 10 or more years ago when you heard someone was part of a prostaff and you thought “Wow, that’s what I want to be” or you thought that person must REALLY know their stuff. Do you remember when the title of Prostaff really meant something? Those times have changed. The title prostaff has taken on multiple meanings over the…

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upland pheasant hunting

Keep a Pet First Aid Kit On Hand At All Times


Reasons to keep a Pet First Aid Kit on Hand Everyone has heard horror stories about accidents that have happened to their dogs in the field.  Whether the incident involved a broken bone, a deep laceration, or even a gunshot wound, chances are that the dog was saved from serious complications or death thanks to the quick thinking of someone…

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The Unsportsmanlike Hunter


How many times are we watching a football game and see a penalty for “unsportsmanlike conduct” or what they are calling a lot these day as “taunting”? We all get furious when we see someone from the opposing team dancing or acting like are the best ever after making a great play.  Dare I say that their actions offend us?…

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treatment for poison ivy in the field

Poison Ivy Treatment in the Field


Tis the season we love being out in the woods with the weather still not too hot, some hunting going on or just going out for a hike or run.  But this is also the season for all kinds of itchy weeds that are laying low just waiting for us to walk by. Poison Ivy is probably the most common…

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Helicoptering Parents in the Outdoors


If you’re a parent then you have probably heard the term “Helicoptering Parent” or “Hovering Parent” before.  For the ones that haven’t heard of that before, it basically describes parents that are extremely over protective of their children.  It could be that they don’t let their kids ride their bike around the block or as far as not letting their…

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Average Hunter Is Back!!


So, if you have followed me over the years, you’re probably asking yourself, “What’s going on here with bringing back the old site?”.  Well, not much really.  I just decided that I missed writing and I wasn’t getting much or any of that done at Average Outdoorsman.  All the free time I had been spent just keeping Average Outdoorsman running,…

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