The five-yard fox

Calling Foxes in Close Roy Lupton may look like a mild mannered man taking a stroll in the woods but don’t be fooled. With the coast clear, he nips behind a tree and transforms himself into “The Human Leaf”. It’s not the most flamboyant of costumes but he needs to be brown, buff and beige […]

George Digweed: driven British boar hunting and fox

It’s just before the start of the 2012 pheasant shooting season and George’s cover crops are being destroyed. Boar are back in the area and hitting the maize. He’s got to move them off the ground in Sussex or risk ruining the shoot. We join him as he tries to drive the crop through then […]

Gundog training tips – how to go into brambles

Gundog training tips – how to go into brambles

Some dogs look at brambles and have no fear. But some dogs are shy and say ‘no fear’. Top gundog trainer Ricky Moloney has a dog he wants to encourage. He shows how. Ricky Moloney runs Ribblesdale Labradors. This series on gundog training tips is brought to you by Skinners Petfoods, maker of the Field […]

Fieldsports Britain : Shooting foxes

Fieldsports Britain : Shooting foxes

We’ve got two kinds of foxshooting this week. First up, twenty times world champion shooter George Digweed has got a wild boar problem on his shoot in Sussex. He is out to get them – and uncovers an even bigger fox problem. The there is Roy Lupton, reinvented this week as The Human Leaf. Just […]