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What happens to the good, hard-earned money you pay to the state to hunt here in Texas?

Ever wonder what happens to the money you spend on hunting license fees here in Texas? It obviously goes to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), but how do the monies actually get used and divvied up among the … Continue reading

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This little lizard is just loving the record heat…

If anyone’s been loving  the record summer temperatures we’ve been enduring here in south Texas it’s this little gal that we happened to stumble upon recently during our rounds of the land. According to the Toledo Zoo the desert grassland whiptail … Continue reading

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It’s not an eagle, it’s not a hawk – it’s a Crested Caracara.

Out and about during our regular rounds of the property we came across this interesting looking feather. After doing a little bit of research and digging around, we’re pretty sure it once belonged to a Crested Caracara, a.k.a. Mexican Eagle, … Continue reading

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