The whitetail rut will be here before you know it. Will you be prepared for it? Do you know the rut forecast for this year?

A Deer & Deer Hunting exclusive! 3 Things You Need to Know About the 2017 Whitetail Rut – with Charles J. Alsheimer. Learn more about when, where and why bucks will go bonkers during the rut, and plan your days off from work accordingly with the exclusive insights of America’s top white-tailed deer behaviorist.

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