A dog is known to be a person’s best friend, and any dog is a reliable assistant. Especially if it is a hunting breed. Agree, it is virtually impossible to imagine modern hunting without a dog.
But any breed, regardless of cost and pedigree, must undergo mandatory training in order to increase the effectiveness of the entire hunting process. It is known that training of hunting dogs, or, as this process is also called, training, is carried out starting from the age of seven or twelve months. To a greater extent, this depends directly on the breed and its characteristics.
The procedure itself can take place in different ways. For example, spaniels and cops are trained alone. Continue reading
Autumn is considered the best time for hunting forest feathered game with a hunting dog. But at this time, again, there is an activation of ticks that carry dangerous diseases, including piroplasmosis.
For some reason, there is a widespread belief among hunters that it is only necessary to protect your four-legged friend from ticks in the spring, although according to statistics, it is in the autumn period that more dogs become infected and die.
Piroplasmosis is a non-infectious disease of dogs that causes the simplest organism Babesia canis and that occurs after the bite of ixod ticks, so infection from other animals is impossible. Continue reading
Goose hunting with profiles has been unfairly neglected by hunters lately. But this is a rather interesting way to hunt a bird, which only at first glance seems difficult.
The most convenient time for hunting geese is spring, when birds migrate from wintering sites. The goose is a gregarious animal, they move in groups and stick to each other. Usually for days and nights, geese choose floodplains and floodplains of rivers, where they settle on Islands that are not flooded with meltwater. As a rule, near such Islands, thickets are always formed, in which the hunter can hide and wait for a convenient opportunity to shoot. But when there are no such bushes, or they are in an inconvenient position, you can lure the bird to a more convenient place. Continue reading