Decoying crows with a fox

Pest control has its magic tricks. When it comes to reducing corvid numbers, Roy Lupton has a trick up his sleeve for attracting the attention of the birds. In the past, live owls and even ferrets have been used to keep the crows, rooks and jackdaws busy just long enough to get a shot off, […]

Max Hunt – Hunting Ibex in Spain

Max Hunt – Hunting Ibex in Spain

European hunter and journalist Max Hunt is in eastern Spain hunting a medal class Beceite Ibex. A three day trip with Spanish outfitters, Greenatur, turns into a week long adventure as the team try to get close enough for a shot on the perfect trophy animal. The vast hunting area has stunning views and Max […]

Fieldsports Britain : Hunting ibex, crow control, trout and ferreting

Fieldsports Britain : Hunting ibex, crow control, trout and ferreting

We’re hunting ibex, shooting crows, restocking (and catching) trout, and ferreting rabbits in a packed show this week. * Max Hunt is in Spain after Europe’s most stately game animal, the Spanish or beceite ibex. It turns into a week-long hunt and the animals are keeping him fit. * Roy Lupton has his work cut […]