How to protect a hunting dog from pyroplasmosis
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,…

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Moose hunting by round-up method
Elk is one of the largest animals that live in our country. The average weight of an elk is about 200 kg, although there are much larger specimens. In Russia,…

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Bow and crossbow: history of weapons
In the modern world, everyone can choose a hobby and sport according to their capabilities and wishes. As a result of the freedom of choice, there is now an increased…

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Changes to the Methodology for calculating the amount of damage caused to hunting resources

MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ECOLOGY OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

ORDER

from November 17, 2017 N 612

About modification of appendices 1 and 3 to the Method of calculation of the size of the harm caused to hunting resources approved by the order of the Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation of December 8, 2011 N 948

In accordance with article 58 of the Federal law of 24 July 2009 N 209-FZ “About hunting and preservation of hunting resources and on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation” (meeting of the legislation of the Russian Federation, 2009 Continue reading

Hunting in Africa-interview With V. A. Smelov

Not so long ago, I had the opportunity to meet a very interesting person – Vladimir Alexandrovich Smelov, head of Safari-Valmir, a company that specializes in organizing trophy hunting in Russia and abroad. The other day I asked him to answer a few questions about hunting in Africa. The result was a short interview.

Vladimir Alexandrovich, tell us how and when you first appeared on the African continent with weapons in your hands? With hunting, of course.

I made my first trip to Africa in July 2004. This was Namibia. Before that, at a hunting exhibition in Dortmund, I met the hunting company “Otjiruze”, which offered its own hunts. Continue reading

Goose hunting with profiles
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…

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Spring! Opening soon... It's time to choose stuffed animals
Spring goose hunting is ahead, and many hunters are beginning to actively prepare for the opening of the season. An important element of a successful hunt is the decoy stuffed…

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The red Book through the myth-making to the law
EDITOR's NOTE: There has never been such a massive attack on Russian hunting. The most common gray goose, gray duck, turtledove, and similar birds are "driven" into the forbidden list.…

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Duck hunting with an air rifle
Seasoned experts in the forest hunting for a duck with a pneumatic rifle may seem worthless fun – this rifle is less "serious" compared to firearms. But it is much…

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