Articles by: Clint Locklear

how to trap muskrats with a colony trap between ponds, trapping video
on September 11, 2014 at 7:35 pm / in trapping videos, water trapping

how to trap muskrats with a colony trap between ponds, trapping video

Sometimes the simple way is the best way. I guess I could make what I do in this video more complicated, but why? I was trapping some otter and beaver when I noticed a pipe or culvert running between two ponds. I set colony traps inside the pipe. The pipe was two traps wide, so I put in two traps to […]

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Being a Professional coyote trapper, fur trapper or predator control guy, the reality, part 2
on September 11, 2014 at 2:10 pm / in money trapping business

Being a Professional coyote trapper, fur trapper or predator control guy, the reality, part 2

When you make big licks of money, which you definitely will, being a pro trapper if you’ve got your skills down right, you save part of that money for the times that you’re not going to have those big licks of money just to get by.   But if you’re going to be a full time fur trapper I promise you […]

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Jeff Dunlap, dog proof raccoon trapping tips, video of his demo
on September 9, 2014 at 8:00 pm / in dog proof trapping, trapping videos

Jeff Dunlap, dog proof raccoon trapping tips, video of his demo

This is a trapping video of Jeff Dunlap at his demo in PA 2014. He goes into how to tune a dog proof trap. You will see there are two parts of the trap that you need to keep an eye on. If your trigger is not free floating, you will be missing raccoons and that well………sucks. One of his […]

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Fedrales Coyote bait, coyote drags, two traps on two drags for bobcats, questions for Clint
on September 5, 2014 at 3:09 pm / in bobcat trapping, coyote trapping, Land trapping, Trapping Tips and Questions

Fedrales Coyote bait, coyote drags, two traps on two drags for bobcats, questions for Clint

Good afternoon Mr. Locklear. My name is Roman Arnold. I live outside of Dallas Texas and I use a lot of your lure and bait products. I did a trial run with your FEDERALES bait on a 5000 acre ranch and I made 11 sets using FEDERALES only, no lure, no urine and I caught 25 coyotes on a 5 night run. […]

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how to trap beaver and otter in cage trap, a colony trap!
on September 4, 2014 at 2:47 pm / in beaver trapping, Otter Trapping, trapping videos, water trapping

how to trap beaver and otter in cage trap, a colony trap!

How to trap otter and beaver in a cage trap, not a normal cage trap but a large colony trap. As most of you know, I strive to push the limits on trapping. We can always have higher catches, catch fur faster and be more efficient trappers. I can’t help it, this is my mission. So I always try new […]

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Catching Raccoon with Freedom Brand FB2 dog proof traps on predator control line in Texas
on August 24, 2014 at 1:13 am / in dog proof trapping, trapping videos

Catching Raccoon with Freedom Brand FB2 dog proof traps on predator control line in Texas

How to catch Raccoons with Freedom Brand FB2 dog proof traps in Texas on a Predator Control Job. Norm Blackwell is the gentlemen in the below video. He was the other instructor at the Texas Predator School, so he knows traps and trapping. I was leaving Texas and Norm wanted to play with my Freedom Brand FB2 traps as he went to another […]

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Being a Professional trapper, fur trapper or predator control guy, the reality, part 1
on August 20, 2014 at 4:22 pm / in money trapping business

Being a Professional trapper, fur trapper or predator control guy, the reality, part 1

Welcome to Trapping Across America, we have a kind of a different show tonight, I’ve talked about business before and this is going to be a little bit different.  But uh, I’m supposed to be in Little Valley this weekend.  And I didn’t get to make and I’m not used to not showing up at shows and I called, and, […]

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Gang setting for coyotes, fox, bobcats and Raccoons, by Jason Webster
on August 18, 2014 at 4:30 pm / in coyote trapping, dog proof trapping, Land trapping

Gang setting for coyotes, fox, bobcats and Raccoons, by Jason Webster

Gang setting Coyotes, fox, bobcats and Raccoon with Dog Proof Traps by Jason Webster Hello, this is Jason Webster from Webster’s Wildlife Solutions. I want to talk to you today about gang setting when it comes to trapping. This is something that seems so simple but yet is often overlooked by so many trappers.  A good thing to always remember is, if […]

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dog proof traps, how a Raccoon hunter turned into raccoon trapper
on August 18, 2014 at 3:42 pm / in dog proof trapping, Land trapping

dog proof traps, how a Raccoon hunter turned into raccoon trapper

This my story Started out in small town in Iowa 500 or so little school 18 kid in my class. My dad got me started trapping maybe once or twice showing me how to catch muskrat I was not allowed to catch a racoon. We had 8 coon hound on any one occasion 10-15 running dog on any occasion, he […]

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Clint Locklear and many more will be at the Sportsmen’s Rendezvous at Little Valley New York
on July 21, 2014 at 2:12 am / in Land trapping

Clint Locklear and many more will be at the Sportsmen’s Rendezvous at Little Valley New York

This is going to be a great trapping show this year in New York. The dates are Aug 8th, 9th and 10th 2014. I am looking forward to going to this show. I will be giving a demo on…….what for it…….Making a living trapping! This is a very different kind of demo for me. I will explain the realities of […]

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Baiting dog proof traps, early and late raccoon trapping something to think about
on July 21, 2014 at 2:04 am / in dog proof trapping, raccoon trapping, water trapping

Baiting dog proof traps, early and late raccoon trapping something to think about

Is there really a difference is the baits and lures needed for early and late raccoon trapping with dog proof traps. Yep! absolutely! I use what I think is the best performing dog proof trap on the market, The Freedom Brand 1 and 2 traps. These traps are raccoon pelt stackers. Saying that, no matter how good my Freedom Brand […]

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Coyote and bobcat trapping, dirt hole , flat sets, thoughts from Hank
on July 21, 2014 at 1:25 am / in coyote trapping, Land trapping

Coyote and bobcat trapping, dirt hole , flat sets, thoughts from Hank

My learning experience with coyote trapping year one 2012 I had bought 12 Bridgers offset fully modified to try to catch a bobcat with, I gave up and the quotas was filled I only had a short amount of time two weeks for the Iowa season to catch the bobcat. So I turned my attentions to the coyotes. I had […]

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Trapping coyotes and other predators this week on Trapping TV
on July 1, 2014 at 1:09 am / in bobcat trapping, coyote trapping, Land trapping, Trapping TV, trapping videos

Trapping coyotes and other predators this week on Trapping TV

This week on Trapping TV is all about predators. We go into how to trap coyotes and bobcats from Texas to Alabama. This is one cool show. We also go into the portable pocket. We catch coyotes and bobcats on the portable pocket. Plus we going in to trap locations when the coyotes are under pressure. Albert Simpson from PA […]

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Freedom Brand FB2 Trigger set-up on Raccoon Dog proof Trap
on May 20, 2014 at 6:39 pm / in dog proof trapping, raccoon trapping

Freedom Brand FB2 Trigger set-up on Raccoon Dog proof Trap

I posted a video on YouTube on my Wolfer Nation Channel about getting my grubby hands on the new Freedom Brand FB2 dog proof trap for raccoons. I thought they looked good from the box. I played around with them in the yard. I set them and re-set them over and over again. The FB 2 DP traps looked good, but […]

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How to trap raccoons in snow, ice and cold on Trapping TV
on May 19, 2014 at 1:24 pm / in Land trapping, raccoon trapping, Trapping TV, Uncategorized

How to trap raccoons in snow, ice and cold on Trapping TV

This week on Trapping TV we are showing how to trap and catch raccoon when it’s below freezing, ice and cold. For the trapper that understands what raccoons do in the cold weather, the season is much longer than most trappers think it is. Big boar raccoon are the money animal and they are out in force looking for a girlfriend. […]

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