Is it safe to hunt while pregnant?

Wide Open Spaces, September 8, 2015

Female hunters are presented with a few unique challenges that their male counterparts won’t ever have to face. Being pregnant during hunting season is just one of them.

I was a tomboy growing up. I didn’t spend my days planning my future wedding or dreaming about a white picket fence. I was too busy fishing South Carolina’s lakes and traipsing through the woods hunting with my dad.

I certainly wasn’t thinking about how one day starting a family would affect my outdoor pursuits. Read more...