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Be the Sauce Boss: Making BBQ Sauce at Home

There are so many great barbecue sauces out there, but you could spend an eternity looking through the different types, brands, and ingredients. What about making your own BBQ sauce? Making your own sauce means you get to top your smoked meat with the perfect BBQ sauce every time. Today, we’ll go over the different categories of BBQsauce and three of our favorite sauce recipes.

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Tips for Traveling with Your Dog During the Holidays

The holidays are coming and that means lots of trips to visit family and friends. According to a recent Kurgo Survey of dog owners, 36% of people travel to a destination other than their home for Thanksgiving and 43% travel at Christmas time. Over 80% of dog owners will bring their pup along on these trips, because, of course, their dog is part of the family too! It’s fun to bring along your dog, but that might require some planning to make sure it’s fun and safe for everyone!

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Have Proof of Your #BestBigBuck? Enter to Win!

Calling all deer hunters! CHARD is having their #BestBigBuck giveaway to supply three lucky hunters with the perfect tools for meat processing. All you need to do to enter is share your best buck photo with us on social media! Read on for more details. Good luck!

venison jerky  Homemade sausage of beef and venison in a rustic style

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Mini Pumpkin Pies With Caramel, Maple Pecan Topping

Thanksgiving and Christmas are quickly approaching. If you are looking for a dish that is easy to make and tastes great too, try making our mini pumpkin pies with caramel, maple pecan topping. This holiday favorite contains a few basic baking ingredients, and prep/cook time is about an hour. Plus, you can pick up all the tools and ingredients at your local Rural King or on! Instead of forcing party guests to cut (always unevenly) into an entire pie, give them an individual dessert that will have them coming back for seconds!

Mini pumpkin pies finished product

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Why Telling a Story is the Key to Using Deer Urine Attractants

Deer urine attractants can be some of the best tools for improving your hunting experience, but if you don’t know how to use them properly or how urine attractants work, you’re just pouring stink everywhere. The key to creating the perfect attraction for deer is to tell a story with them. Find out what deer urine you should be using during each hunting season and how to fool curious deer with attractants. Plus, a few hunting and deer urine usage tips from the experts!

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