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Tips for Senior Shots

The most important aspect of shooting and hunting is safety, and older hunters can minimize risks by not only exercising but also choosing appropriate equipment, cover and terrain.

Fine-tuning the Fundamentals | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

Fine-tuning the Fundamentals

With hunting season fast approaching, it’s worth taking a fresh look at the role that the eyes, hands, feet and gun mount play in shooting.

Notable New Loads for ’22 | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

Notable New Loads for ’22

Each year most shotshell manufacturers introduce new loads and/or changes to existing loads. Some years a few loads are introduced that prove to be...

Thoughts on Triggers | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

Thoughts on Triggers

A fine shotgun is a synthesis of form and function. One might make the case that quality, as defined by a shotgun, is the...

Heat-Related Illness | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

Heat-Related Illness

During the summer, one way to avoid heat-related illness is to train in more-open areas, so that there is air circulation. Even a slight breeze will help dogs cool down.

Things to Know Before Getting a Bird Dog | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

Things to Know Before Getting a Bird Dog

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.

I Get Questions | Shooting Sportsman Magazine

I Get Questions

When it comes to shotshells, some of the areas of greatest confusion involve pressures, inertia and shotstringing.