Thumallus vulgaris Vills
Of all the fish that inhabit the rivers and lakes of Siberia and the Far East, grayling is the most common fish. The distribution range of grayling is very wide:…

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Woodcock. Hunting for traction.
If spring hunting for capercaillie current can be defined as the most difficult and labor; on a black grouse, as the most spectacular and funniest; hunting with decoy, as the…

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Catching perch and pike perch on a “knock”
I think it was so. Once upon a time, our ancestors were severely tested - they met the arrival of the ice age. For them, I believe, it was even…

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almost century

Old guns. Hunter’s thoughts

To this seemingly not very urgent topic, I was forced to turn by a randomly seen gun. It was released around 1912 at the Tula Imperial Arms Factory, as evidenced by the perfectly preserved hallmarks on the trunks – an eagle and an inscription. A significant year, the 100th anniversary of World War II, ahead – the 300th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty. According to the owner, the release of several batches of hunting weapons was specifically linked to these events.

The gun seen is from this series, although no confirming symbols could be found on it. Nevertheless, for amateurs and experts, such guns are of undoubted interest. For example, this almost century-old product is not only elegant, but also fully operational. The remaining advantages can only be appreciated by weapons experts and collectors. A specific gun prompted reflection on the fate of the old gun in general, and each of them sooner or later will have such an epithet.

We all strive (especially for collective hunting) to go out with an expensive graceful gun. The trunks are blued, the engraving shines, on the bed of a beautiful nut an intricate carving – and nowhere is a scratch or a speck. We understand that such a luxurious product is more suitable for demonstrating its image, and not for practical hunting, Continue reading

False direction
The persecution of hunting is increasing. A well-fed layman who feels sorry for the bird, without thinking about any global problems of mankind, insulted by tabloid newspaper journalists, sees the…

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The whole truth about the Ussuri tiger!
No matter how bitterly aware of this, the Ussuri tigers - the largest and most graceful of the big cats of our planet - are on the verge of extinction.…

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Free breeding hare
More complex measures, for the most part complex, require farming in a Rusak. The development by this hare of previously uncharacteristic forest lands is a kind of reaction to the…

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Features of hunting geese
Many Hunters, who do not really understand the New Hunting Rules, perceived almost as a complete prohibition of spring goose hunting. No, this is certainly not the case. Yes, now…

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