The dog in the boar: selection and training, hunting
The boar is a very strong, wayward and ferocious animal. Stories about the rampant power and anger of a wounded cleaver are not the stuff of hunters. The force of…

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Summer boar hunting
In a number of regions, wild boar hunting has been opened since June 1. In a month or two, it will become public. The proposed article is devoted to the…

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Hunting for musk deer
Musk deer is not a very large animal, representing the family of musk deer. Literally translated from Greek-carrying musk. With a body length of up to one meter, its weight…

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Monthly Archives: March 2018

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

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 animals. Everyone knows the consequences of importing rabbits to Australia. Once on this isolated continent in the XIX century, in the absence of species competition, rabbits bred so much that within 10 years they became a national disaster. A similar situation, only more delayed in time, has developed with the uncontrolled breeding of wild and escaped domestic pigs brought to the territory of North America. Continue reading

"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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Double-barreled hunting rifle Mr-27 (IZH-27)
The IZH-27 is a Soviet double-barreled hunting rifle designed for commercial and Amateur hunting. The IZH-27 was developed under the direction of A. A. Klimov and has been mass-produced since…

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Open and collimator hunting sights: a short course
Conventionally, hunting sights can be divided into two categories: purely mechanical devices and devices based on effects in optical glass – prisms and lenses. The first includes open and diopter…

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Grey partridge hunting
The number of representatives of field game includes a few species, the grey partridge is one of them. Many attribute it to resemblance to an ordinary domestic chicken, this is…

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