Hours for hunting and outdoor activities
It would seem that why buy a special wrist watch for hunting? After all, there is, for example, a phone that shows the time. But the point of hunting watches…

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Garmin GPSMAP 66ST: first impressions...
I bought my first GPSMAP 62ST back in 2012. For six years, he faithfully accompanied me on hunting and fishing trips. Despite the frequent fall in the mud, water, and…

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TOP 6 ways to increase off-road traffic
Owners of both passenger cars and SUVs may face the need to increase the vehicle's cross-country ability. For hunting enthusiasts, this problem is most relevant, because they are more likely…

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Monthly Archives: March 2018

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, 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

Meeting with a wild boar

I will make a reservation that I am not a hunter, so the story I told will not tell about the trophies I got. This happened in the distant eighties, when a trip to harvest agricultural products was commonplace for employees of many Soviet enterprises. So it was this time. At the beginning of September, half of the male staff of the Department-young designers-went to the Ryazan region for two weeks to harvest root crops, or as we used to say: “interfere with the collective farmers in harvesting.” I was working at a defense company at the time, under the code name MMZ “Experience”. I will reveal a military secret that even in those days was known to the entire population living near the Baumanskaya metro station. Under the modest name “Experience” lurked a formidable company that develops aircraft of the TU brand. Continue reading

Test of a portable device for intuitive dog training GARMIN PRO 550
Continue testing of the products produced by Garmin. This time we will check the functionality and quality of the GARMIN PRO 550 device. GARMIN PRO 550 Let's start, as usual,…

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Sound masking on the hunt
In hunting, in addition to visual (visual) camouflage, the nature of the cover under your feet (moss, grass, snow, etc.) is no less important, which either muffles the steps of…

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The visit to Tyumen
In mid-June, as one of the editors of our site, I was invited to an information tour organized by the Department of consumer market and tourism of the Tyumen region.…

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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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