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What scent attracts deer the most?
Doe urine in the liquid form is probably the most common attractant scent used by deer hunters. It is good for calming deer's nerves and piquing their curiosity, since it simulates a new deer in the area. Since it is a common smell in the woods, it very seldom scares deer—bucks or does.
What flavors do deer like best?
Apple flavored attractants have been around for years and many long-time hunters stand by apple being a deer's favorite flavor. A variety of apple flavored products have been created through the years including the long-standing Apple flavored deer corn, apple scented liquids, and apple scented blocks.
Do deer like the smell of vanilla?
Vanilla is a food scent choice that's hard to beat for hunters from Kansas all the way down south in Texas.
What smells are whitetail deer attracted to?
Deer are attracted to the smell of soil as is, but if you want to up the attraction factor, pour some buck or doe urine, or scrape starter into it. This will create an exceptional trail camera site, as bucks will continue to check the scrape every time they pass by or are in the area.
What essential oils attract deer?
Anise oil is used by deer hunters to attract deer; it also doubles as as a scent cover. Originally used for attracting bear, bear hunters discovered that with an increased deer population, anise oil also successfully attracted deer.
Does apple juice attract deer?
Apple juice will definitely cause deer to come and investigate the smell, but of course you could not hunt there using apple juice as mentioned above .. it would be baiting and the area would be an active baiting site..
Does the smell of coffee bother deer?
It'll only spook the deer if you drop it when they're nearby. I was not aware that deer were afraid of coffee, the skunk scent does work well, just be sure to hang the canister on your down wind side.
Are deer attracted to grape Kool Aid?
I've had a few even lick my fanny pack on the ground where my spray bottle leaked and soaked the pack with vanilla. Grape Koolaid or Strawberry Koolaid attracts more hogs to my corn pile than deer though. We just add some vanilla or peanuts to the corn and the deer really go for it.
Is popcorn OK for deer?
So what animals can eat popcorn? Plain air-popped popcorn can be fed to alpacas, cows, chickens, roosters, goats, horses, llamas, pigs, sheep, cats, chinchillas, dogs, ferrets, fish, hamsters, mice, pet birds, rats, frogs, monkeys, raccoons, turtles, squirrels, wild birds, and deer in small amounts.
How do you put out peanut butter for deer?