Aging Bucks on the Hoof With Wildlife Photographer and Author Dave Richards

November 17, 2021 By: NDA Staff

In this week’s episode of NDA’s Deer Season 365 Podcast we’re talking with wildlife photographer and author Dave Richards about how to age whitetail bucks on the hoof by physical features and behavior. Dave has been photographing and documenting the progression of individual bucks on the Hindes Ranch in Texas for over 25 years. Hear about what he’s learned during that time about aging bucks, buck behavior, and how to consistently locate and get close to mature bucks.

Listen Now:

Important Links:

Purchase Dave’s book Observing & Evaluating Whitetails

Richards Outdoor Photography website

Follow Brian Grossman on Instagram

NDA Podcast Membership Promotion

Sign up for NDA’s free weekly e-newsletter

Subscribe to the Podcast on:

Apple Podcasts

Google Podcasts




About the National Deer Association

The National Deer Association (NDA) is a non-profit deer conservation group that works to ensure the future of wild deer, wildlife habitat and hunting. Thank you for subscribing to our podcast!

Support NDA’s mission by becoming a member today.

NDA has the highest ranking from Charity Navigator, an independent group that monitors non-profits for financial efficiency and effectiveness.

Learn more about deer and deer hunting in our weekly, free e-newsletter.

Follow us on our other channels: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube