"Wild people": an echo of a long-standing shot
More than five years have passed since the leader of a fairly large pack of feral dogs that robbed the land and undermined the well-being of the surrounding villagers was…

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Badger hunting with huskies
A few days ago, a badger hunt is opened, which is not a very popular game nowadays. It seems to be clear: clothing-from synthetic materials, meat-from the store, voltaren -…

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PSO, PO and POSP sights: unity in diversity
With all the wealth of choice of modern optical sights, the constant interest of hunters and shooters is a device with a 50-year history and military career. This is a…

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Passions around the VPO-208 self-loading carbine

Two seasons have been left behind since the publication of the article “VPO-208: non-standard “paradox”. Smoothbore SCS with a 14-centimeter rifled part of the barrel caused a mixed reaction among hunters and shooting people in General. First of all, the price strained, and second-difficulties with the purchase of non-standard cartridges .366 TCM. As usual, we gradually got used to the cost (especially against the background of all other events in the economy), and with ammunition, and modified, the issue is no longer so acute, and the carbine began to be actively purchased. All the more incomprehensible is the complete absence of any reports on real hunting with the VPO-208, and this is for the year of its production. Continue reading

City hunter's dog: reflections of a forced idler
Oh, and it's a thankless business to compare any of the hunting dogs with other breeds. I did not intend to do this, if not for the case: with a…

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As the boar was conquer America
The history of the discovery and colonization of new continents and territories by representatives of European civilization is inextricably linked to the migration of some species of domestic and wild…

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The hunting of the hare
This type of hunting has a long tradition. Hunting for a hare is conducted, mainly because of dietary meat, skins and, of course, for the sake of the most-extremely fascinating…

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Practice of using pneumatic and throwing weapons
In large cities, the immobilization of stray animals is carried out by professionals from various "special vehicles". If a "stray" bear or elk appears on the Avenue, hunters are involved…

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