Janis Putelis

Janis Putelis

Janis Putelis is the Director and Executive Producer of the Netflix Original series MeatEater and co-host of The MeatEater Podcast. Before joining MeatEater in 2012, Putelis spent over a decade guiding hunting and fishing trips in Colorado, Arizona, and Mexico and three years in a professional kitchen.


Policy & Legislation

Ask the Eagle: What Are Your Thoughts on Trapping Bans?

Introducing Ask the Eagle, where I’ll be answering your questions about everything from hunting to butchering to marriage. This week, someone wants to know my thoughts on 2019’s trapping ban in California. Have a question of your own? You can write to me