Jake Smith is the
editor of several national, award-winning bimonthly magazines. He has also
written several outdoor and dog-training books and published more than 150
articles in national outdoor magazines. A former assistant high school baseball
coach and two-time All-State high school shortstop, Jake now spends his time on
the field coaching his kids’ youth baseball teams.
Jake holds both BS and MS degrees in wildlife sciences and
management, and lives in Traverse City, Michigan, with his wife, Vickie, their
three children, and their Labrador retriever.