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 capercaillie and black grouse, on autumn raids of woodcock or on flocks of white partridges is very exciting. There is a lot of poetry in the autumn hunting for hazel grouse with semolina, and with stuffed animals for grouse from a hut or in holes, and in impassable thickets by a candle rising pheasants, and in all other types of hunting for pine forest.
Hunting for pine forest takes place in the most beautiful forest lands. In the process of hunting, hunters of pine forest often visit the most impassable, deaf, untouched wilds. Hunting in forest conditions makes Continue reading
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 from a bird may be useful in order to preserve the memory of a rare trophy in the form of a scarecrow. True, professional taxidermists recommend that they get the bird taken home as soon as possible, wrap it in paper and freeze it in the refrigerator. Then, having agreed with the master, pass him the frozen carcass. He himself will remove the skin and continue to work with her. Some of them do not undertake to make a scarecrow out of already removed skins, because this poorly performed operation will manifest itself on the finished product, which discredits the Continue reading
Sometimes you return home, not only without any booty, but with a clean gun, and your mood is very good. This may be the day after the powders dropped in time. It happens that you can’t even haul out the hare, but you’ll see all sorts of tracks.
For example, in one year, winter began in November. Snow fell, it froze. If you want to, you don’t want to, but those animals that do not hibernate in the winter had to immediately start “telling” about their life on clear, snowy “pages”. And they told a lot.
On the eve of the hunter (no one else) walked across the field, and during the night a vole made a way out of Continue reading