Tag: chester moore

White Catfish

Billy Faul caught this highly unusual white channel catfish while fishing in a tributary of the Neches River system called Pine Island Bayou. Most white catfish are albinos but this one has standard catfish-colored eyes. The fun of fishing is that you never know…

Unicorns have always fascinated me. There is something about the idea of a beautiful horse with a horn that makes me ponder what type of creatures might have dwelled the Earth before the flood of Noah. Here’s a clip I did for God’s Outdoors…

Real Hogzilla? MONSTER feral hog! (photo)

A few years ago, reader Richard Trahan submitted the photo you see here to share with readers. Trahan got a huge surprise while checking the game camera on his feeder on a Tyler County lease. He knew a bunch of hogs were hitting it…

Cougar kills javelina! (photo)

Ron Wehmeyer, sent in this amazing shot  of a huge cougar standing over its recently killed javelina on his ranch out in the Trans Pecos region of Texas. Having worked around cougars quite a bit I can tell you this is one big specimen….

Senseless Beaver Slaughter

Awhile back, I had the great pleasure of photographing a beaver near its den off of a main road in Orange County, TX. The community was excited to have such a marvel of God’s creative genius in an area where everyone could view it. A…

Alligator garfish found in Asia!?

In one of the strangest wildlife stories to come along in a long time, an alligator garfish has been caught in Myanmar (Burma) in Southeast Asia. From Myanmar Eleven news service…. The alligator gar, a freshwater species native to North America, was caught by…

Coolest game camera photo ever!

We have all seen amazing game camera photos but this is the most unique one that has come across my desk.  Reader Sean Thompson sent this in from the Livingston, TX area. I don’t really have to say any more. This photo speaks for…

Piranha for bait?

“What is the favorite fish you have ever caught?” This is a question I frequently get from readers and attendees to my lectures. It is this payara I caught while fishing on Lake Guri in Venezuela in 1999. Not only is this crazy-looking fish…

Micro whitetail deer?

My late uncle Jackie Moore used to tell a story about seeing a micro-sized whitetail buck cross the road when he was headed out to a deer lease near San Saba, TX. He said it was a fully-developed buck with a nice rack but was…

Red and yellow (really) hurts a fellow

The Texas coral snake is the most beautifully marked snake in my home state and I just had the great pleasure of filming with a large one for an episode of God’s Outdoors with Chester Moore. A recent study shows this snake which is…