Liberte Austin’s Hunting Digest

Woah, that’s a lot of boots, belts and handbags. Husbands, get your wife a 17-foot python for Christmas. It’s the gift that keeps giving . . . Snake hunter catches 17-foot python in Florida Everglades A monster Burmese python has been captured by a snake hunter in the Florida Everglades. The female snake caught Friday at […]

Liberte Austin: Duck Hunting with the New Beretta Vittoria

Women who hunt are no longer satisfied with men bringing home the bacon. Literally. With the increase in female hunters nationwide, some manufacturers are answering the call. I spent the weekend with some ladies of all ages testing the latest “just for girls” Beretta Vittoria shotgun. Sorry. “Lady upland game hunters and casual sporting clay […]

Liberte Austin’s Hunting Digest

I nearly choked on my popcorn this weekend. While the trailer is hunt-free, Daddy’s Home 2 included a full turkey hunting scene! Not only is Mark Wahlberg wearing full hunting camo (swoon), Mel Gibson takes his eight-year-old granddaughter to a gun shop to buy her a shotgun (double swoon). Needless to say, best Christmas movie ever. Ralphie […]

Liberte Austin’s Hunting Digest: ‘Revenge’ in South Dakota, Hunting in the Big Apple and Therapy in the Great Outdoors

WTF? Revenge? How about, “Teen protects his land, home, family and livestock with a gun.” Awesome, kid. . . . Teen gets revenge on mountain lion that killed goat After a long, sad day, Streff’s youngest child, 14-year-old Dalton, who fancies himself a hunter, told his mother he was going to go sit in the backyard […]

Beretta Tactical Experience: APX

I don’t carry a plastic pistol. I carry a .45 caliber STI Shadow 1911-style handgun. So when Beretta Gallery Dallas invited me to “the full tactical experience” to try out the Beretta APX, I wanted to know if the the gun billed as “the ultimate striker fired pistol” lived up to its claims. The APX […]

Liberte Austin’s Hunting Digest

Some women have it all: beauty, a husband, wonderful children. I’m more envious of the fact that this woman nailed a 12 foot gator on her first hunting trip! . . . South Carolina mom bags huge alligator nearly three times her size and the biggest of this year’s hunt A South Carolina mother has bagged an alligator […]