The Chinese try Scottish deerstalking – and they love it

He Li is a target shooter and he has been on a few lowland stalks. This…

On Test: Sako Gamehead Pro

What are the best bullets for roebuck? Paul Childerley tries out Gamehead Pro cartridges from ammunition…

Fallow herd cull: need to shoot 20 animals

Roy Lupton is setting out to make a deer herd healthy. There’s not enough food for…

Shooting Scotland’s Goats

Here’s how to hunt feral goats in Scotland. Remember goatgate? The politicians who condemned Scottish deerstalkers…

Solo red deer stalking – Rucksack & Rifle

Tim Pilbeam packs rifle and rucksack, and heads out on his own after red hinds. He…

Bring roe deer in close with a simple squeak

Roy Lupton is out after roe deer. With the bucks rutting at the end of July,…

Wonderful Wicklow sika stalking with John Fenton

Irish deerstalking legend John Fenton takes Paul Childerley, Jason Doyle and a Sako 85 Carbonlight into…

Roebuck hunt and big game ramble – Hunt & Cook

Cai Ap Bryn has a roebuck to shoot. Along the way, he is treated to some…

Behind the scenes: Maral Movie, with Alberto Rizzini

Alberto Rizzini made a beautiful film about hunting a Maral stag in Kazakhstan with a Browning…

Summer deer management – A Year in the Life of Highland Sport part 2

For around three months of the year, red deer are off the shooting menu. Well, that…

Skinning and butchering a deer, start to finish, with John Griffin

Here’s a masterclass on how to skin and butcher a deer. Jason Doyle meets game butcher…

Deer: from Field to Freezer

Jason is guiding a friend, Daniel, on his first sika deer. Sika deer were introduced to…

Gralloching a deer, start to finish, with Jason Doyle

Jason Doyle grallochs a deer: a sika hind his friend Daniel has just shot. ▶ here…

Stalking Success: Imogen’s first deer

Paul Childerley guides hunters, new, old, experienced and, in this case, practically vegetarian. Imogen has not…

Deer Killer Steam Engine – A Year in the Life of Highland Sport part 1

One of Scotland’s premier tourist attractions is setting fire to Scotland, and that’s causing a problem…

Andy Crow’s after deer and rabbits

 When your farm is under attack – you need to get out and deal with…

On Test: Leica Fortis riflescope

Roy Lupton has his hands on the new Leica Fortis riflescope, which launched at IWA 2019.…

Niall Rowantree’s biggest beast

Deer manager Niall Rowantree is on his way around Planet Deer, this time talking big red…

Norfolk muntjac stalking

Jason Doyle takes Irish friend John Foxton deerstalking in Norfolk with Henry Skeffington. They are after…

Life with Lyme disease

Lyme disease leaves you at your wits’ end. For deerstalker Tim Pilbeam, who has been living…

Scottish hind hunt

The red hind cull is underway on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula in Scotland. Niall Rowantree has Robert…

Scottish Hind Cull at High Tide

Tim Pilbeam is at Ardnamurchan in Scotland on a hind cull. The animals are on a…

On test: Ridgeline Clothing

Will O’Meara and Jason Doyle go on a two-day backpack hunt in the Wicklow Mountains in…

Deerstalking at last light

Cai Ap Bryn is meeting a man in a car park… Chris Dewbury from rifle, clothing…

Wild Muntjac Fever #1

Roy Lupton is out to test a theory. Can Continental driven big game hunting work in…

Calling Sika Stags in the Rut

Roy is out with the guys from Jelen Premier, trying to get on to a big…

Meat hunting in Portugal

Ever looked and a deer and felt hungry? In the latest in his series Rucksack &…

Stalking stags in Argyllshire

The steep hills and deep glens of the Dalness Estate in Argyllshire are the setting for…

Calling Red Stags Viking Style

Cai Ap Bryn is a hunt swap. He goes to visit Johan Trygve ‘Trigger’ Solheim of…

Roy Lupton learns to dart deer

Mike Allison from Jelen Premier Wildlife Services is an expert on darting deer. He is the…

Crow fills freezer with fallow

There are fallow deer munching Crow’s crops. The farm manager from Kent gets out his Blaser…

Sweaty Stag Stalking

Lionel Neuville goes stalking on the east coast of Scotland with John Dodd. Above the Helmsdale…

Viper-Flex Journey shooting sticks

Pro deer stalker Jason Doyle talks through the Viper-Flex Journey shooting sticks – his favourite shooting…

Red Stag Hunt in Portugal

Ever wondered what kind of animals you can hunt in the hilly heart of Portugal? Tim…

Vultures swoop on red deer – gone in 60 seconds!

After the hunt, the vulture clean-up crew flies in to demolish what’s left of a red…

Tahr Hunt and Huge Red Stags

Deer manager Niall Rowantree is travelling Planet Deer again, looking at how New Zealand produces monster…

Browning Maxus and X-Bolt .243 test

Sporting Shooter magazine chef Mark Gilchrist has got a new farm to shoot over, and he…

The biggest red stags on the planet

How did New Zealand produce the largest red deer the world has ever seen? In the…

Cai’s long-winded buck hunt

You’ll get the joke in the title when you watch the film. It took Cai Ap…

Roy calls bucks… and vermin

Want to see Britain’s prettiest deer? Go out with a deer stalker at the end of…

Get Started in Deerstalking

Are you in a city? Do you know that you are less than an hour from…

Deerstalking with Keiron Cunningham

We go after red hinds on the Cheshire/Staffordshire border with rugby league legend and St Helens…

Deerhunting Guide Skills

Top deerstalking guide Paul Childerley has a new assistant. He teaches young Sam the dark arts…

Stalking fallow does in Sussex

Now when you’re trying to impress dinner guests it can be nice to serve up a…

Shooting Goats in Galloway

We’re on an estate in Galloway in south-west Scotland. Nick Latus is starting the day the…

British Deer Society AGM 2018

The British Deer Society AGM covered the big issues facing wild deer in the UK, including…

Fallow for the pot – Hunt & Cook

Cai has to set up an ambush if he is to shoot a fallow buck for…

Stalking roebuck with Sporting Rifle editor Peter Carr

Peter Carr has been editor of Sporting Rifle since April 2009. He took over from Fieldsports…

Crow Buck

What a combination: Andy Crow and Jason Doyle head out roestalking on a lovely warm day…

Rest, Relaxation & Roe Therapy

Deer manager Paul Childerley is in Gloucestershire to stalk and cull roebucks. On a glorious English…