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Man Holding Code Blue Deer Scent in Woods

Bone Collector's Deer Scents Guide

Michael Waddell and his crew are hitting the woods with their favorite Code Blue Scents. Check out Bone Collector’s Deer Scent Guide to learn all the ins and outs of deer scents and the way the Brotherhood uses them. 

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Whitetail Deer in Field

Code Blue Embraces CWD standards presented by ATA

We at Code Blue are passionate about the great outdoors, and in an effort to preserve the tradition of hunting, we have enrolled in the Archery Trade Association (ATA) Deer Protection Program to help prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in wild deer, elk and moose.

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Two Bucks Fighting in Field

Scent And Call Secrets For Big Bucks

A mature whitetail buck is a pretty calm, confident animal. Low-keyed in the shadows, big bucks use instinct and the experience of past seasons to stay out of sight. Just food, water and a comfortable bed – that’s all it takes to satisfy a big buck. UNTIL FALL COMES!

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Scientist Testing Deer's Olfactory Abilities

The Science of Scent

Every hunter knows that deer have a remarkable sense of smell, but just how well can they smell? While there is no research offering specific measurements of a deer’s olfactory abilities, Steve Ditchkoff, professor in wildlife ecology and management at Auburn University, says it’s estimated that a deer can smell at least 1,000 times better than a human.

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Code Blue Odor Elimination Sitting in Back of Truck with Hunting Gear

Summer Scent Control

It is hot and humid now, but in a few short months we will be up in our tree stands looking for a fresh, new set of antlers. The work put in during the summer months can be very rewarding but don’t overlook getting as scent free as possible when running around in the deer woods this offseason. Whitetails know how to adapt and detect danger. Don’t let the deer pattern you this summer and take into consideration these Summer Scent Control Tips. 

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Two Bucks in Field

Early Season Scouting Tips

Despite the unpredictability of the pre-rut, which falls sometime during the last weeks of October or into early November throughout much of the country, many hunters agree that it’s a great time to hunt whitetails.  Travis Creekbaum, host of “The Chase” with Leigh and Travis, affirms that there’s a broad range for the pre-rut, dependent upon many different circumstances, but he also offers some well-tested tips for buck-hunting success.

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