Trophy Handling
The skin of the fox is removed by the tube, hanging the carcass by one of the hind legs. From the cushion of the free hind paw to the anus,…

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Skinning at home
It is a sin to throw away the skin taken from the carcass of a dead animal, whether it is a trophy of a successful hunt, a domestic goat, a…

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Skinning
This is one of the main works that a successful hunter has to do without fail. Even for those who hunt according to feathers, the ability to remove the skin…

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Choosing a gun sight: Optical sight or collimator sight

If hunting is not just fun for you, then you need to approach the process of choosing a sight with responsibility and knowledge of the matter. Not only your booty, but, possibly, your life depends on how accurately you shoot! Sight – an integral part of the gun. Which one you have: an optical sight, a collimator, a laser target designator or a simple front sight – it does not matter. The main thing is that with the help of this gun sight you shoot accurately.

The choice of sight for a gun: Optical sight or collimator
Night devices
Collimator sights
What is parallax?

Sight selection, optical sight, collimator sight If hunting is not just fun for you, then you need to approach the process of choosing a sight with responsibility and knowledge of the matter. Not only your booty, but, possibly, your life depends on how accurately you shoot! Sight – an integral part of the gun. Which one you have: an optical sight, a collimator, a laser target designator or a simple front sight – it does not matter. The main thing is that with the help Continue reading

The art of shooting, or about the trigger

In order for the shot to be fired, you need to press the trigger. Everyone knows and can do this, such an action is not difficult for anyone. However, if you simultaneously hold the line of sight and maintain its location in the center of the target, pulling the trigger is a rather complicated task. Sequentially smooth descent of the trigger is a simple technique, but mastering it is not so easy.

In order for the shot to be fired, you need to press the trigger. Everyone knows and can do this, such an action is not difficult for anyone.

However, if you simultaneously hold the line of sight and maintain its location in the center of the target, pulling the trigger is a rather complicated task. After all, the human body cannot be in a static position for a long time due to processes that occur, for example, in the internal organs (the work of the heart Continue reading

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 up, not everyone will think about the possibility of a bite. Such communication can be dangerous to our health, and sometimes it threatens life itself. Act in such cases you need to quickly and efficiently. What is rabies, how can they not get sick, and what if a dog bites you?

First aid for a bite of a rabid animal
Prevention and treatment of rabies is carried out exclusively by the state veterinary service. Do not waste time and do not ask for help in commercial veterinary clinics – from there you should be sent to the state civil service at your place of residence. In the Russian Federation, activities related to rabies prophylaxis are carried out completely free of charge for both people and animals. Rabies is an infectious disease caused by the rabies virus. It is transmitted with saliva when bitten by a sick animal. Then, spreading Continue reading

Black grouse hunting
Grouse, in communication with his ladies, is very different from other representatives of his squad (except, perhaps, only a capercaillie). Males of the grouse family can be called feathered knights…

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Hunting with hunting birds
Satisfying the basic needs of man, the hunt was invariably fulfilled for him and with a special charm - unpredictability, risk, the possibility of self-affirmation. Ceasing to be, over time,…

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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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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…

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