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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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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Mining Transportation
According to travelers, the Eskimos, having noticed a swimming polar bear, which is rather helpless in this position, did not just chase him on kayaks, but sent him towards his…

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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 faded wounded animals can sometimes go a considerable distance. There are cases when a mortally wounded rook ran several tens of meters before falling. With a lighter wound, the chased hare stubbornly leaves and can completely get lost in the more often. Therefore, you should always peel the shot hare and look for drops of blood. But without a dog, the wounded animal is best left alone for a while, allowing him to calm down and lie down.

All of this comes down to the need recognized by most hunters for the need for a strong shot at a hare in order to save both himself and him from unnecessary torment. Despite the variety of rifles (12th or 16th caliber) of shells, the most suitable for rabbit hunting, according to some, are trunks with full chokes (among other requirements Continue reading

Dog hunting – Greyhounds and hunting with them

At a time when people still did not have weapons that would kill game at a distance (in addition to stones and flying darts nearby), they already used domesticated dogs in collective hunts. The first wolf and jackal-like helpers of a person did not have to be trained in the persecution of the pursued animal, it was only necessary to arrive in time for the prey section.

Over the millennia of such a joint hunt in the open, something has changed, especially in the guise of dogs. True, even in medieval Europe, local breeds, rough and bestial, were very different in appearance Continue reading

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, the main way to get food, overgrown with traditions, complicated by numerous tricks, it more and more attracted people to their leisure hours, drawing non-professionals into their magical networks and acquiring, thanks to them, features of sportiness and pure excitement. However, it was precisely these sides of it that have long coexisted with the prose of unauthorized fishing, which pleased the earner except for a carcass that was ready for use, and successfully survived it. And in ancient times there were no less ways of “active” hunting than “passive”.

One of the known from ancient times and survived to the present day amateur hunting of hares is their Continue reading

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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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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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black grouse
The black grouse is a medium-sized bird: its weight ranges from 700 to 1600 g. It is quite slender and mobile. Grouse spends most of its life on earth, although…

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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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