Scheme of placement, use and protection of hunting grounds on the territory of the Novosibirsk region
This work was carried out in accordance with the State contract for the implementation of research work "Scheme of placement, use and protection of hunting grounds on the territory of…

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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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With a rifle on a grouse
Unfortunately, the once extremely common 5.6 mm ring-fired rifles are included in the review mainly for comparison of technical characteristics. Now they are completely in the pen, sometimes inexplicable restrictions…

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Red deer: methods and features of hunting

The red deer, the raisin, and the maral are animals whose image has come down to us from ancient times on the rock paintings of primitive people. Of course, hunting is the only way a person could survive. The successful outcome of this hunt brought the opportunity to be fed to the whole tribe for many days. And if the hunter missed, in a rare case, he remained alive and well. With great strength, a wounded maral can injure or even kill more than one person. Ancient people believed that the souls of animals, as well as the souls of people can live after death. Among the tribes of Europe and Asia, the deer was considered the most revered animal, which may be why the ancient totem cult equated this duel between man and deer. Continue reading

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

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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Hunting black grouse with a COP
With COP dogs, they hunt all forest game: capercaillie, grouse, woodcock and black grouse. But the most popular is still hunting black grouse-killer whale. About the behavior and lifestyle of…

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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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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…

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