Weapons are a liability: fines for loss of weapons and shooting in violation of the rules
It is necessary to carefully observe the rules for the circulation of weapons, which are defined by the Federal Law of the Russian Federation "on weapons" and "Rules for the…

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Note to the hunter: Who is referred to as swamp-meadow game?
Below is a list of swamp and meadow game with photos shared by users of the site "Siberian hunter". If you can add to this list and offer photos of…

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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…

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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Shooting of rifled weapons

Shooting of rifled weapons is an important element in preparing for hunting, and the result of the hunt itself will depend on its quality.

Shooting a rifled weapon pursues the main task-to eliminate the deviation of the STP (the average point of hit) from the point of aiming, or at least allows you to reduce this parameter to a minimum by moving the sight.

Shooting of rifled weapons should be performed with a rigidly fixed weapon, since when shooting from the hands of the probability of the barrel move is very high.

If STP is located to the left than the aiming point, the sight is shifted to the right (fly to left), respectively if STP to the right – aim left (fly – right), so do in the case of location of STP is above or below the aiming point. Continue reading

Training in practical work of young hunting dogs

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

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, there are several main ways of hunting elk, among which you can distinguish such as round-up, with a dog, “on the roar”, as well as the trail.

The most popular way to hunt elk is a roundup. It usually involves 5 to 15 people. The round-up is not usually carried out in large and homogeneous woodlands.

For this method, it is more convenient to use forests with floodplains of streams and rivers, with swampy lowlands, with undergrowth of cherry, Rowan and willow, as well as with glades that cross the area of the roundup in different directions. Continue reading

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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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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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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Unique, ultra-impassable boat for hard-to-reach places
Sometimes, to successfully get an animal, you need to get into the wildest, unexplored corners. One of the best ways, of course, is by water. But not all boats can…

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