Why Pointers Are Great Hunting Dogs

German Shorthaired Pointers originally come from Germany. Yes, you guessed it right. The purpose back in the day was to develop a breed that would be able to perform hunting missions by their instinct rather than their training. The best thing about Pointers is that they are extremely loveable and playful as well. They make… Read more »

Venison Stew for the Winter Months

Although Texas doesn’t have a very cold winter compared to other states up in the North, there’s still a bit of chill in the air. We know the winter is the soup and stew season, so we want to give you a little Venison Stew recipe to have during these chillier months. Venison meat can… Read more »

The Healthy Benefits of a Hunting Trip

Setting out on a hunting excursion can give you some great benefits, not only to your physical health, but your mental health as well. A hunting trip in Texas with Schmidt Double T Ranches will give you the opportunity to escape your everyday struggles and enter into the wild. The Physical Benefits of Hunting Hunting… Read more »

What to Do with Your Venison Meat After a Hunt

After a successful hunt, the question is always “what am I going to do with the venison meat?” There are plenty of options you can choose from when it comes to the use of the venison meat from your kill. Here are some great ideas for using the meat from your kill! Venison Steaks Venison… Read more »

What to Know About the Bobwhite Quail in Texas

Before you can hunt the bobwhite quail, you need to understand them. So, why is quail hunting such a popular pastime? Why do these game birds pose such a challenge that hunters just can’t refuse? With the largest range of any other game bird in the country, the bobwhite quail has earned itself the number… Read more »

14 Whitetail Deer Facts to Make You a Better Hunter

Whitetail deer can be found in the United States, Canada, Mexico, parts of South America and even in tropical locations like Cuba, Jamaica and the Bahamas. In spite of how widespread whitetail populations are, there are many people who don’t know a whole lot about this increasingly popular game. Here are some little-known facts about… Read more »

7 Tips & Techniques for Quail Hunting in Texas

Whether you’ve bagged hundreds of birds in your lifetime or are just starting out, you’re going to want to heed some of the tips and tricks that the experts at Schmidt Double T have accumulated over the years. After all, our quail hunts are some of the best in Texas! Quail are most commonly found… Read more »

9 Expert Whitetail Deer Hunting Tips

Getting ready for the next rut? You have your gear all packed, your camouflaged attire picked out, but it never hurts to brush up on some of the latest tips and techniques that could help you find more success when whitetail deer hunting in Texas. 1. Cover up your noise These animals have excellent senses… Read more »

What to Bring for Your Quail Hunt in Texas

When hunting quail in Texas, you face the same challenges as with most other hunts. What exactly will you need to wear and bring for your day out hunting—because if you forget something, there’s really no going back for it. Quail hunting can be a tricky outing to get ready for: you want to camouflage… Read more »