First aid for a bite of a rabid animal
When a cat or dog is suitable for a person, many will be touched and want to caress the animal. And if a wild, but small animal (fox, hedgehog) came…

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Woodcock and Dupel Hunt
Dupel is much less common snipe and most hunter-legati are valued higher than snipe. Usually, the dupel is spoken of as the first, best swamp game, however, S.T. Aksakov argues…

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Forty Shortcomings of a Pointing Dog and a Gun Hunter
Reporting the attached notes on the shortcomings of the rifle hunter and the pointing dog, the notes instilled in me by many years of experience, I am far from thinking…

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doubts arise

What is hunting?

It would seem an unnecessary question. But it often arises, and with a more thorough search for an answer, a lot of doubts arise. Do we correctly understand the essence of such an important sphere of human existence? Both disputes and mutual reproaches among the hunters themselves, and the increasingly denial of the hunt by the uninitiated, made us think about this.

Speaking of hunting in general, one cannot limit oneself to only the traditional concept, which implies the extraction of animals and birds, either with a gun, or with the help of other animals or traps. No wonder in the last century in Russia, under their hunt, everyone implied their hobby, be it horses, pigeons or Continue reading

What to take to a hunter for hunting: List of hunting equipment
Here you are going hunting. They took out a backpack and start packing. Even if you have devoted the whole day to this activity, you are always gnawed by doubts…

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Grouse hunting
Hazel grouse is noticeably smaller than a black grouse, about the size of a daw or slightly larger. Its weight ranges from 330 to 580 g. In general appearance it…

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Spring duck hunt
Starlings and larks began to sing, which means that the long-awaited spring has come. Especially with impatience duck hunters are waiting for her. Already in March, they begin to prepare…

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Duck hunting with stuffed and decoy
The most effective use of stuffed animals on approaching to vast stretches devoid of high vegetation, where the bulk of ducks is concentrated in the daytime. Such places are determined…

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