A story about boar hunting
The fourth night I sit on the tower, the guard of the boar. Just today I have to get it. Yes, today, and this particular boar. Firstly, I am leaving…

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White Rhino Safari
One day, ten years ago, on the way to safari, I was stuck at Francistown airport, waiting for a plane to Johannesburg. We talked with a neighbor, an elderly Catholic…

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A story about boar hunting
The fourth night I sit on the tower, the guard of the boar. Just today I have to get it. Yes, today, and this particular boar. Firstly, I am leaving…

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flowing lowland

Rescue and save the big spindle

The state of populations of one or another species of animals and birds depends, as a rule, on a whole complex of factors, which, dynamically changing, can in a relatively short time affect the numbers of these species. So, let’s say, straightening a section of a river bed and the subsequent drying up of a floodplain can literally in one or two years lead to the disappearance of a number of animals and plants from a given area. On the other hand, after the restoration of the hydrological regime of any previously drained territory, there will be a gradual resumption of previously extinct animal and plant communities. Unfortunately, such a recovery is much slower than their disappearance. Continue reading

White partridges

The wide area of ​​distribution, the richest natural reserves and good commodity qualities have made the white partridge one of the most popular hunting birds of our country. In addition, it is interesting by a number of biological features that distinguish it from other birds.

The white partridge belongs to the order of chickens, the grouse family, and together with the tundra partridge and the white-tailed partridge living in North America, forms a genus of white partridges, which is different from other grouse densely, to claws with feathered legs and feathered nostrils. Continue reading

Hunting for grouse broods

Spaniel works as a shuttle, evenly searching the clearing, then to the right, then to your left. But then the dog stopped, the tail started to work with a propeller, and then the dog began the liner with the head up.

So it is – for sure the brood of black grouses is ahead!

You are not lagging behind the dog, but she starts to “spark”, as spanielist (do “candles”) say, that is, to jump high with your head up, grabbing the exciting black smell. Continue reading

Stuffed bird
Early autumn with a red brush over the gardens and foothills. But summer reminded of another hot afternoon. On one of these days, the elder brother stood at the front…

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Hunting a hare with a penguin
Our hunt for a hare is still more individual. Pens are not used, and therefore purely German use in this form of continental poles is hardly advisable, and ineffective. The…

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How to choose clothes for hunting?
Every hunter knows how important it is to choose the right equipment. And it is not so much about weapons or accessories, but about clothes and shoes. Choosing a hunting…

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With hounds at the end of the season
Most hunters do not practically hunt ungulates here. Such a hunt is associated with many conditions that are not suitable for everyone. First of all, considerable financial expenses are required,…

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