A compressed look at springs
and their fabrication.
Beginning in July, shooters may have to start using non-lead cartridges on many British shoots.
Prospective bird dog owners can increase their odds of success by doing things like researching a pup’s bloodlines, setting realistic expectations and recognizing that training is not a race.
When it comes to shotshells, some of the areas of greatest confusion involve pressures, inertia and shotstringing.
South Africa offers a variety of wingshooting challenges, from hunting over pointing dogs to driven guinea fowl to pass-shooting pigeons (shown here).
If a child is strong enough to control a shotgun and mature enough to understand instruction and safety, then he or she is ready to begin shooting.
Simplifying load choices for various gamebirds
The best guns, gauges and chokes for the uplands
Protecting canine feet in the field
Pants for penetrating the puckerbrush
A sample of letters and responses
Taking a group lesson or attending a shooting school—such as the author’s British Driven Game Shooting Academy—is money and time well spent.