Ben Shadley

Editor & Publisher of The Sporting Report


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First Shots Of Fall: An Introduction to Dove Hunting

Editor Ben Shadley on the basics of dove hunting, including a few observations from years in the field. These birds can make for tough shooting, but the right approach can improve your odds.

Indiana coyote “killing contest” makes headlines, puts pressure on hunters and DNR

Here's what you need to know about this divisive, complicated issue.

Book Review: Game Wars

Editors Note: the following review is the first appearance on for Ben Shadley.  You can read more at I have a lot of books. I read a lot of books. Usually I buy them and they show up in the mail. Game Wars, however, showed up on its...