Monthly Archives: May 2014

Photo Essay: Introducing Cooper and Marley, Rescued Pals

Written by: Kenny Onufrock


Cooper and his mom enjoying a snow day.
All photos by Kenny Onufrock

Editor’s note: After seeing Jaci Brillon’s photo essay introducing her dog family, photographer Kenny Onufrock sent me an email saying, “Hey, can I do that too?” Since we love great pictures and stories of dogs, I said, of course. In fact, anyone is welcome to send me a family introduction like. . .

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Man Who Rented Billboard to Find Lost Dog is Reunited Seven Months Later


Written by: Phil Monahan

Eddie Williams with the mobile billboard he rented to help find Boomer.
Photo via Fox59

Eddie Williams was devastated when his Toy Poodle, Boomer, was stolen from his car at an Indianapolis gas station seven months ago. Back in April, he rented a mobile billboard with Boomer’s picture on it, in an attempt to bring his best. . .

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Photo of the Day: Second-Chance Permit in Belize

Written by: Damien Nurre, Deep Canyon Outfitters


Kristin Kovalik and guide Scully Garbutt rejoice after a long fight.
Photo by Damien Nurre

We were fishing the flats out of Punta Gorda, Belize, when we saw this permit working toward us from a long distance. It was feeding like crazy, and it ate every crab it saw. My wife, Kristin, made a perfect 65-foot cast as this monster. . .

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Pro Tip: A Better Way to Rig Droppers

Written by: Cliff Weisse, Three Rivers Ranch


The common method of attaching the dropper tippet to the bend of the hook in front, poses some problems.
Illustrations by Cliff Weisse

Here’s a simple solution for one of the most common problems I’ve encountered when fishing droppers. Dropper tippets are typically tied off the bend of the hook. This is true whether. . .

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Petfinder: Sibling Success Story


Written by: Daryl Kenny

Shelter Pups Vinnie and Vic put their best paws forward at adoption event
Photo by Petfinder

Vinnie and Vic are a couple of lucky dogs. The English Setter mixes were rescued by A Second Chance Puppies and Kittens Rescue in Royal Palm Beach, FL along with their Mom and nine siblings. The rest of the family found homes, but not Vinnie and Vic…

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Photos: Swings, Hits, and Misses on BC Steelhead


Written by: Phil Monahan

Local guide Darren Bisson, showed Tom how it was done, landing this nice steelhead on the Zymachord River.
Photos by Tom Evenson

Orvis Manager of Pro Programs and Endorsement Services Tom Evenson sent in these great photos from a recent trip to British Columbia to fish for. . .

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