A friend of Dogs & Doubles sent me these pics. They were taken yesterday, August 13, in Yorkshire, UK. Our friend is experiencing some driven grouse shooting for the very first time. He said he’s having a fantastic trip. On one drive, he dropped 15 birds. Not bad…not bad at all.
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Yesterday was the Glorious 12th, the traditional start of the UK’s red grouse season. While most of these birds are shot driven style, some are still taken the more traditional way: over pointers. Check out this video for a glimpse at what this is like. It was shot on the 30,000 acre Black Corries Estate in Glencoe, Scotland, and there’s some great […]
I used to make it out to South Dakota for the pheasant opener each year. While we always shot a lot of birds, the experience was about a lot more than the birds we brought home. This video from Team Wild TV reminds me of what I loved so much about it. While my crowd […]
Posted in ENJOYING BOTH on Jun 9th, 2015
Head out again with author Malcolm Brooks to hunts chukar and rabbits. He heading in Montana, hunting in the areas that inspired his debut novel: Painted Horses.
Posted in ENJOYING BOTH on Jun 8th, 2015
Join author Malcolm Brooks as he travels to eastern Montana and visits the landscape that inspired his book. Painted Horses.
Being a sucker for history, double barrel shotguns, and all things tweedy, I’ve always wanted to shoot in the UK. If I had the time, I would definitely join Delaney & Sons this fall in Wales for their 2015 Harding Shoot. Established in 1999, The Harding Shoot runs from November 15th to November 21st. It is based in […]
Posted in ENJOYING BOTH on Apr 14th, 2015
If you care about the outdoors, this is a big deal. For generations now, massive tracts of the United States — especially in the west — have been wide open to you and me. This tradition of public access has guaranteed all of us a way to enjoy the wonders and of our great country. Unfortunately, […]
Posted in ENJOYING BOTH on Apr 10th, 2015
Here’s one of the best grouse-hunting videos I’ve seen. It was produced by the Ruffed Grouse Society. If you care about grouse & woodcock, you should join the Ruffed Grouse Society and help them conserve and create wild-bird habitat.
So it’s been a long week here at Dogs & Doubles. The company I work for won a big award, so I’ve been out crazy, pulling together a ton of marketing materials to promote the win. On top of that, it’s still cold here, and even though it’s officially spring, it’s snowing out right now. Oh […]