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Philip Hunt, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin

Philip Hunt

It Takes One to Hunt One

Tales of the Hunts By Philip Hunt In the past two weeks, spring has sprung in a grand way. What were once green buds on ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 2:08 pm

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Tales of the Hunts: The wonder of an Appalachian basement

I know we are all probably in the post-holiday haze, where knowing what day of the week it is and fitting into our clothes is ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, January 3, 2019 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: Our family’s ‘golden troublemaker’

Eight years ago, my wife and I decided we should get a dog. She wanted a Labrador retriever, while I wanted a golden retriever. After ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, December 6, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: In praise of Bubba

Ten years ago, you would not hear me say anything positive about deer hunting. It seemed too easy. All you have to do is climb ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, November 1, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: A prime example of trademark Appalachian Ingenuity

Walking through an apple orchard with the cool breeze blowing through the trees is the traditional act to welcome fall for our family. Driving up ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, October 4, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: A guide to the different types of dove hunters

Once again, the earth has completed its trail around the sun, and hunters who had only been daydreaming about afternoons saw those dreams become reality ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, September 6, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: Tips for making outdoor kids

Getting kids engaged in nature may be harder than ever these days. With just a press of a button, a kid can be immediately entertained ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, August 2, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: Are we crazy?

“Are we crazy?” I ask my wife while petting our 7-year-old retrievers. “Maybe, but it will be totally worth it,” she responds. It’s been seven ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Friday, July 6, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts: Lost and found

Every family has traits or quirks passed down through generations. Some are good, some are bad, but most are annoying. We try to teach our ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Wednesday, June 6, 2018 8:00 am

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Tales of the Hunts – Parent Training – how a couple pups can prepare you for kids

My wife and I cannot imagine a house without a dog. Seven years ago, we bought our first dogs (Hank and Sage), and quickly realized ... Read more

by Philip Hunt, Thursday, May 3, 2018 8:00 am

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