Are there perfect knives?
A knife is not a one-time purchase, and therefore I want it to be of the highest quality possible. Only a reliable product will serve faithfully for many years. Universal…

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Table in the forest
Well, if you intend to live a few days on a hunting bivouac, most likely someone from the team will not be too lazy to build a real table for…

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Review of the best blocky hunting bow
On the agenda is a full review of the BEAR ARCHERY AGENDA-6 2014 block hunting bow, indicating the strengths and weaknesses of the new TOP of hunting bows of the…

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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 sheep or nutria. Get acquainted with a cheap and simple method of skinning, which, in my opinion, is available to everyone.

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 sheep or nutria. Get acquainted with a cheap and simple method of skinning, which, in my opinion, is available to everyone. I use it to dress the skins of sheep, deer, marmots, rabbits and goats. But the method is suitable for dressing the skins of all mammals, especially if you want to save fur. After such dressing, the skin becomes soft and comfortable to use, for example, for making things that require cutting and sewing. Continue reading

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 that I “exhausted,” as they say, “my task”, and only wanted to point out the most important of these shortcomings.

Turgenev Summarizing the attached notes on the shortcomings of a gun hunter and a pointing dog, notes inspired by my many years of experience, I am far from thinking that I “exhausted,” as they say, “my task,” and only wanted to point out the most important of these shortcomings. If anyone comes to mind asking me why I did not list the merits of a hunter and a dog, I will answer that these advantages are indicated by the very shortcomings: you just have to take their opposite side.
HUNTER DISADVANTAGES

1. Does not like to get up early. Continue reading

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 on the morning dawn in the direction of flight of duck flocks, arrived on the day.

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 on the morning dawn in the direction of flight of duck flocks, arrived on the day. Moreover, you need to navigate those flocks that fly at a low altitude, which is a sure sign that the day spot is close. Having determined its location, the hunter looks after some natural shelter (bush, reed curtain) and settles in, using it as a barrier and having good visibility for shooting. Continue reading

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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About fraction on a hare
It is widely believed that hares are not strong on a wound. Perhaps this is true for the autumn, not yet dressed in winter thick hare fur. But even not…

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Hunting for upland game
Hunting for upland fowl is very interesting, poetic and, perhaps, the most multifaceted of all sports hunting in the feather. The hunting of pine forest with a gundog on 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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