South Somerset Ferreters – still catching rabbits

South Somerset Ferreters – still catching rabbits

It’s ‘Rabbitopia’ – or that’s what the South Somerset Ferreters claim… They are out enjoying a day’s ferreting in style: learn about the joys of microwaving in the open fields. This item first appeared in Fieldsports Britain episode 207. To watch the whole show go to Fcha.nl/fieldsportsbritain207

Fox shooting thermally

To repay the generosity of a shoot owner Roy Lupton has offered to do some hi-tech foxing to get on top of some of the trickiest customers in the county. The pheasants and partridges are being hit hard on this South-of-England pheasant shoot and the keepers are having trouble contending with ‘educated’ foxes. And there’s […]

Great Bustards of Salisbury Plain

Great Bustards of Salisbury Plain

Meet the man who runs the Great Bustard Group – and see his bustards. Great bustard enthusiast David Waters talks to Charlie Jacoby about how it works and how to release these magnificent birds into the wild. For more about the Great Bustard Group, visit greatbustard.org Read Charlie’s article about the project in The Guardian […]

Fieldsports Britain – Thermal fox shooting

Fieldsports Britain – Thermal fox shooting

Roy Lupton has some educated foxes on his hands. He has to go down to Hampshire with every piece of foxshooting tech he has – thermal imaging, night vision and Fieldsports Channel’s very own Q Branch, Darren. That’s not all. We’re out with the South Somerset Ferreters, in Rabbitopia – or that’s what they claim… […]