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Monthly Archive: September 2013

Sep
25

New colony trap for muskrats with a Invisible doors, higher muskrat catches

colony trap for muskrats  Invisible doors

 New colony trap for muskrats with a Invisible doors Most guys know that I am always striving to make traps better with speed or a design that allows a trapper to catch more fur. Norm Blackwell and myself have been pushing cage trap designs with our bobcat cage trap, multi-catch raccoon cage traps. We already …

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Sep
25

How to catch more muskrats, colony traps from Predator Control Group

  Norm is in his shop right now sweating and getting burned and bleeding to bring you quality traps. In the video below, I show some of the muskrat traps that we have for sale. This is not the whole line, we about to bring a new colony trap to you that is so deadly, …

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Sep
25

Otter trapping, to trap and catch more otter, study the animal

Otter trapping unlike any other animal does not come down to trap sets, otter snares, body grip traps or even blind sets with foothold traps. Otter trapping is about knowing the otter itself. As a trapper you must know the animal you are trapping, but few are more complicated to get your head around, the …

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Sep
23

Long Spring Traps, what advantages, bedding, holding and freezing ground

long spring trap

 Advantages of Long Spring Traps by Clint Locklear I know that what I am getting ready to say has the downside that I may lose a lot of readers in a hurry, but stick with me. I am going to praise a so called outdated trap. To be honest, I cannot for the life of …

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Sep
18

After Bobcat trapping, what are Bobcats worth to sell them, part 2

What are bobcats worth when you sell them and why, part 2 This is the second part of me trying to show the difference between some bobcats and some others when you go to sell them. In the first video I show the differences in the belly width, spots and milk stains. In this video, …

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Sep
18

Norm boy-ar-dee is cooking some wild hog we snared in Texas, Yum!

We not only harvest fur in Texas, we harvest a lot of pure organic food also. Norm Blackwell is the cook for us in Texas when he is not trapping and instructing students. Why don’t I cook, well most guys get burnt out on bacon, sausage and beans after a few days. Plus the chief …

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Sep
18

Gilsvik’s Best by Bob Gilsvik Trapping Book Review

Bob Gilsvik trapping book review

  Trapping Book Review Gilsvik’s Best By Bob Gilsvik   Title: Gilsvik’s Best by Bob Gilsvik Book category: General Trapping Book Length: 231 pages Pictures: None except covers Entertainment: 9 Education: 7 Who is this designed for? All trappers Who is this not designed for? No lure making Rating system: 1-10 (1 = poor, 3 …

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Sep
17

Wilderness Trapping in Northern Canada, Trapper TV show?

I sure hope this guy ends up on TV and gets a show. He is one cool dude that I have enjoyed following on You Tube. One thing for sure he is tougher than wood pecker lips. He traps and hunts in the great north country of Canada. He is old school in his methods, …

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Sep
17

MB 650 trap vs MJ 600 traps, dropping bobcat urine and # 3 Bridger for fox, questions to Clint Locklear

grey fox trapping fox trap

Hello Clint, Could you give me your opinion between the Sterling 600 trap and the MB 650 with cast jaws. What is the difference, or is there really a difference? I”m targeting Bobcats first and foremost and Coyotes second. I have no way to compare so I”m asking you which one you would choose between …

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Sep
16

After Bobcat trapping, what is the bobcat worth? trapping video

What are bobcats worth and why are they so different in prices when you go to sell them. First off I am not a fur buyer, I am not a bobcat buyer or do I have some inside passage of knowledge when it comes to bobcat fur. I have sold a lot of bobcats and …

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Sep
13

Having some fun at Texas Predator School with guns and friends

What happens when you have an Aussie, Texan and a Southerner on a gun range? You have a good time of course! I always like to have a little gun play when we have a student from another country that has tight guns laws. I see it as part of my job to spread the …

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Sep
11

West Virginia Trapping Convention, hope to see you there!

West Virginia Trapping Convention

FTA Affiliate 38 Annual Convention September 20-22, 2013 Gilmer County Recreation Center Glenville, WV Thursday, September 19th 4:00pm – Early vendor setup Demo list for the show, there will be some great demos to see and some great trapping tips to pick up. Friday, September 20th 7:00am – Early vendor setup 10:00am – Vendor buildings …

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Sep
11

Delaware trappers need your help, laws about coyote and fox trapping

how to trap fox

This is a NTA Alert from, well the NTA. It would be good if we all take the time to fill this out. We can all bitch about what the laws are doing or we can take the time and help mold them. Just think……. your state could be next, so lets give our fur and …

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Sep
11

Texas predator School info its on site. Check it

Texas Predator School trapping

  I have put up a web site for Texas Predator School. It is in a format that I can makes changes to if needed. I also wanted to have a way to show the guys taking the course, the catches and all the fun. The other reason way that I needed a way to …

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Sep
11

Mark June, Coyote Trapping DVD, A trapping video review

Mark June coyote trapping video

Trapping Video Review Coyote Trapping By Mark June   Video: Coyote Trapping by Mark June Video format reviewed: DVD Video category: Coyote trapping Video Length: two hours Video quality: 8 Audio quality: 7 Entertainment: 7 Education: 8 Who is this designed for? Trapping coyotes Who is this not designed for? Limited snaring, limited snow footage …

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Sep
09

Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap review by Ryan Nims

 Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap review by Ryan Nims Ryan took some of the new Freedom Brand Dog Proof raccoon traps and put them to work on his ADC line. As normal, people always sit back in front of a computer and tell everyone else why something will not work. The rumor mill has been …

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Sep
08

Red O’Hearn is on Trapper radio, check it out!

Red O'hearn on Trapping Radio

  I finally nailed down Red O’Hearn to give us an interview on Trapping Radio. We are both so busy at the trapping conventions that hooking up was always an issue. This year, we got it done and it is a great interview if I do say so myself. Red O’Hearn is know for raccoon …

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Sep
04

Freedom Brand Dog Proof trap used as a force multiplier on my Coyote and bobcat lines.

Freedom Brand Dog Proof trap used as a force multiplier on my Coyote and bobcat lines As most of you know, I do not like mixed trap lines. I don’t like having to flop back and forth between water and land trapping. It is also not that effective to go from coyote trapping to mink …

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Sep
03

Trapping Red Fox in Cage box trap, on Norms ADC job

Trapping Red Fox in Cage box trap, on Norms ADC job If you are going to trap and catch red fox in cage traps. There are two things that you as a trapper have to keep in mind. We have to keep in mind that red fox are not the super intelligent animals that the …

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Sep
03

Extension Cables for tying off your Bobcat, Fisher, Coyote traps, trapping out of state, questions to Clint Locklear

extension cable for trapping

Hey Clint, If I asked you about this before, I apologies up front, for asking again.   Its about Extension Cables for tying off your Bobcat, Fisher, Coyote traps, instead of using stakes or earth anchors, where trees are at etc.   In your LLT issue one, a article written by Kevin Patterson on page …

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