Larry Brown covers the pursuit of pheasants from A to Z, discussing appropriate shotguns, chokes and loads; ground tactics for hunters with and without dogs; trends in public land use and crop land management; recent shifts in bird populations and habits; and effective gun handling, just to mention a few. Particularly valuable are his strategies for hunting different kinds of cover in varying types of weather.
|Publisher:||Down East Books|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||10 MB|
About the Author
Larry Brown has written literally hundreds of articles on hunting and fishing for virtually all of the nation’s outdoor magazines, including Outdoor Life, Pointing Dog Journal, Double Gun Journal, Gun Dog, Pheasants Forever, and Shooting Sportsman, where he is a regular contributor. He is also the author of The Wingshooter’s Guide to Iowa. He is an Iowa native and lives in Randall.
Table of Contents
|1||The Evolution of Pheasant Hunting and of a Pheasant Hunter||17|
|2||Through the Season||43|
|3||Thoughts on Guns and Shooting||81|
|4||Chokes and Loads for Pheasants||107|
|5||Gun Dogs: The Real Pheasant Hunters||129|
|6||Where to Hunt Pheasants||159|
|7||Pheasant Hunting Tactics||191|
|8||Roosters I Have Known||209|
|9||A Mixed Bag||225|