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Kyle Kaatz

8 Podcast Episodes

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101 - Glands with Kyle Kaatz

Coyote Trapping School Podcast

This is an interview with Kyle Kaatz about gland removal.  Depending on the species the value of glands can really add up and by adding an extra couple minutes we can increase the yield from the trapline.  To see the latest prices Kaatz Bros is paying for glands visit https://www.kaatzbros.com/reports/glands-essence-castor-and-carcasses-wanted/ We also talk about a couple of their DVDs that show the specific glands and how to remove them, Glands a Trappers Commodity, and Skunks the Best Investment You’ll Ever Make. Kaatz Bros also has a couple of DVDs on lure and bait making if you’re interested in saving glands for your own use, In the Lure Room, and Cracking the Code. And be sure to get your other trapline needs from www.kaatzbros.com.  And don’t forget to to let me know any questions or suggestions, kris@coyotetrappingschool.com. 


11 Sep 2020

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Kyle Kaatz on the Fur Market: Podcast Episode 129

Trapping Today

In this episode Kyle and I talk about the current state of the fur market, from recent auctions to worldwide economic conditions. We get into the supply and demand issue (or non-issue), the ranch fur industry, Canada Goose, local fur uses, fashion vs. utility, and much more. Enjoy!Support our Sponsors:Kaatz Bros LuresOnXMaps (promo code 'trap')Mentioned in this episode:Kevin's fur market analysisCheck out my new marten/fisher hat and beaver mitts!!!!!

1hr 22mins

9 May 2020

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69 - Kyle Kaatz Interview - Kaatz Bros Lures

Coyote Trapping School Podcast

In this episode I interview Kyle Kaatz, of Kaatz Brothers lures.  We talk about how he got started in business at 15 years old and his experience over the past 30 years in the trapping industry.  Kyle is a wealth of knowledge and I really enjoyed this interview, its always good talking to other trappers.  We discuss the future of trapping and the fur industry and why Kyle is optimistic, along with some other trapping business topics.  Be sure to support Kaatz Bros, the new sponsor of the podcast.  Use the discount code POPE5 at checkout to get $5 off your order of $20 or more through December 31, 2019.  www.kaatzbros.com To learn more about trapping visit www.coyotetrappingschool.com

1hr 8mins

10 Dec 2019

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Kyle Kaatz Interviews Jeremiah Wood – Podcast Episode 80

Trapping Today

In this episode, Kyle Kaatz takes over the podcast. In interviewing me, we chat about my background, how I got into trapping, the origins of Trapping Today, and we riff on the future of trapping and our message to trappers in today's society. This might be the most fun I've had on a podcast so far, and we're 80 episodes in!!! Hope you enjoy.

1hr 25mins

2 Jun 2019

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Trapping New Mexico with Kyle Kaatz – Podcast Episode 79

Trapping Today

In this episode I'm joined by Kyle Kaatz from Kaatz Bros. Lures as we discuss his experiences trapping in New Mexico. I know several trappers who have made the trip to NM to trap coyotes and bobcats, and they all have great stories to tell. Support our sponsors:Kaatz Bros. LuresFur Harvesters Auction Inc.Mentioned in this episode:Belisle Magnum Bodygrip TrapsJ.C. Conner Trap Drags


26 May 2019

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Trapping Mississippi and Alabama with Kyle Kaatz – Podcast Episode 78

Trapping Today

In this episode, I talk southern trapping with Kyle Kaatz. For several years, Kyle traveled south from Illinois in the winter months to trap Mississippi and Alabama. He learned a lot about southern trapping, and discusses his experiences an the ups and downs of state hopping in the south. Enjoy!Support our sponsors:Kaatz Bros. LuresFur Harvesters Auction, Inc.Mentioned in the episode: magnum bodygrip traps

1hr 3mins

19 May 2019

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Long Line Iowa Road Trapping with Kyle Kaatz – Podcast Episode 77

Trapping Today

In this episode of the Trapping Today Podcast, I talk long lining and state hopping with Kyle Kaatz of Kaatz Bros. Lures. We spend most of the episode talking about road trapping for raccoon and mink in Iowa: the conditions, regulations, competition, type of sets, and much much more. Hope you enjoy!Check out Kyle's Iowa trapline DVDSupport the sponsors of the podcast:Kaatz Bros. LuresFur Harvesters Auction, Inc.

1hr 14mins

11 May 2019

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Kyle Kaatz: Episode 64, Trapping Today Podcast

Trapping Today

In this episode, I get the chance to talk with Kyle Kaatz from Kaatz Bros. Lures, trapping supply dealer, lure maker, author and entrepreneur.  I always enjoy talking with Kyle, and hope you enjoy tuning in!


10 Feb 2019