When I was on the West, my boss had the Mauser 66 in Vom Hofe 7x66 SE as his rifle. The push through safety could be a bit sticky and it was fitted with a double set trigger, which isn't my thing. The rifle only held three below the telescopic two stage bolt.
Iain Milne, of Gray & Co in...
The bitch for this litter is about 24 inches to the shoulder, the dog about the same size. They're great all-rounders, this pair both do just deer work but I know one of the bitch's sisters works on an estate in Morayshire doing deer and birds and she's lovely and steady.
German Wirehaired Pointer x Labrador pups available from 12th of February.
6 gone, 5 remaining:
One black and white bitch
One black and blue ticked dog
Three black dogs (one all black, one with tiny white fleck on his chest, one with little white line on his chest)
Both dam and sire are GWP x...
Used to get £6 a set in the 70's.....I know lot's of older stalkers with jars of them.
That would be about £35 a set in today's money, and venison was a £1.00/Lb. £9.60/Kg if the price had risen with inflation
A version of this was tried back in the early 80's. It was called the Highland Venison Group, based in Grantown-on-Spey, and was managed by a very innovative manager/butcher called Kerry Keysell.
It was an estate owners Co-op and went bankrupt after a few years. It was bought over several...
In essence, don't.
If you have a budget in mind then think of ways that you can improve habitat. Then let the deer feed themselves. You might find the following paper from the Eurodeer (EURODEER | ) project interesting.
Ossi F. et al (January 2017) Plastic response by a small cervid to...