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Those who have read the rules for testing police dogs, probably know that one of the price graphs is called "STAGING". The highest score for the production is ten. And…

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Fox hunting with a lantern
In a number of Russian regions, due to a sharp increase in the number of livestock and the danger of spreading rabies, Fox hunting is open. It is clear that…

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Hunting for a hare in the fall without a dog
Encyclopedia of hunting: hare Hunting Many people will think that there is nothing complicated, go through the fields and shoot the flying "oblique". But there are secrets, and it is…

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How to catch up with waterfowl on the hunt

The method of catching waterfowl is not used too often. However, this method is quite justified, and in some cases it is the only way to get a bird. For example, if the game is located on a remote and inaccessible part of the reservoir or swims in open water beyond the distance of the shot, only the driver can not be left without a trophy. This technique has its own characteristics, but if all the rules are observed, the hunt can become more productive at times. Continue reading

Weapons for remote immobilization (euthanasia)

This article is mainly for shooters who for some reason do not want to join the ranks of organized hunters, but the desire to join something like this occasionally occurs. Those who love and appreciate weapons, but support the ideas of Greenpeace, can be reminded that animals, including wild ones, also sometimes have to be treated, or even saved, by evacuating from a dangerous place. However, this review will be interesting for any owner of a pneumatic or crossbow, as well as for the classic rifle hunter.

It is not necessary to frown in advance, anticipating sketches from the life of the team to catch stray dogs and cats, the objects of the hunt we are considering are mainly large and very dangerous wild animals. Yes, it is hunting, since almost all its elements are present here. Continue reading

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 PSO-optical sniper sight, according to some reports, originally “Ovchinnikov sniper sight” (by the name of the designer of the Novosibirsk instrument-making plant).

One of the reasons for this popularity connected with the charisma of a product: people chose the conversion version of the Soviet-Russian small arms – “Tiger” and “Vepr” and “Saiga” optical sight will try to choose the most authentic. But the main driving force, of course, will be economic and practical considerations. Continue reading

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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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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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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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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