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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.

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Whitetail Deer

Ask the Eagle: What Age Should Kids Start Hunting?

Introducing Ask the Eagle, where I’ll be answering your questions about everything from hunting to butchering to marriage. This week, an Instagram follower wants to know if 4 years old is too young to go on a hunt. Have a question of your own? You can write to me asktheeagle@themeateater.com.

Whitetail Deer

Ask the Eagle: Is It Unethical to Shoot a Deer Near Your Truck?

Introducing Ask the Eagle, where I’ll be answering your questions about everything from hunting to butchering to marriage. This week, an Instagram follower wants to know if it’s unethical to shoot a deer right after stepping out of the pickup. Have a question of your own? You can write to me...