Tribe. Meat. Movement.

Jay | @shoveltailHunting Culture

Because we put ourselves and what we do out into the public, we draw criticism from people who don’t hunt, primarily on YouTube and to some degree on Instagram, and especially on the video of Chase’s bear hunt on Kodiak Island in 2016. To those who don’t do it, hunting appears to be an exercise in ego, domination, and the … Read More

Giveaway Winners

Jay | @shoveltailHunting

winner selection

With the imminent conclusion of Season 5, it was our pleasure to conduct the Season 5 Giveaway. Starting late last week, we organized all of the entries into a spreadsheet where each was assigned a random number, then ordered by that number. Using random.org, we then started selecting winners for each of the giveaway prizes. But as with many things … Read More

A New Mexico Tahr

Jay | @shoveltailHunting

We recently received an awesome message from one of our Channel subscribers (who asked to not be named), about an incredible hunt he just finished up… in New Mexico of all places. We’re making plans to travel to New Zealand to hunt tahr in 2020, who knew they were only a state away from us. I wanted to share with … Read More

How To Kill Giant Animals

Jay | @shoveltailHunting

I’ve long been a Coues deer fanatic. Something about the little mountain dwelling whitetail caught my interest some years ago, and chasing them has been one of my favorite things to do. Whether it’s their natural state of high alert at the snap of any twig, or the beauty of their mountain habitat, there’s something about them. I’ve been fortunate … Read More