A box full of fat September woodpigeons – Crowhow

Andy Crow takes time off farmwork to shoot a basket of wood pigeon to give to David, who is hosting a woodpigeon barbecue. The wind is tricky but it’s all about relief for the Crowman, who has been almost solidly on agricultural machinery for the last three months. He builds a hide on a stubble […]

Fieldsports Britain – Crow’s pigeon happy place

Combine-harvesting is both rewarding and mental torture for Andy Crow. He is getting the crops in – but he is seeing clouds and clouds of pigeons hitting his fields and, there he is, trapped in a cab. Step forward Fieldsports Channel. Our cameraman Carlos drags him from the combine and puts him in the pigeon […]

General licences chaos is coming back – Fieldsports News, 20 September 2019

In this week’s news: New general licences survey Bit.ly/defrasurvey Calor Gas gives £5,000 to LACS – website Gloucestershire shooters winning the ‘boar war’ RSPCA kills shoot turkey – news story Findhorn Bay wildfowling – Facebook and YouTube Animal Liberation Front releases partridges – press release Shooter saves fish from poachers French approve bird trapping American […]

RSPCA kills much-loved shoot turkey

RSPCA kills much-loved shoot turkey

A turkey that lived semi-wild on a shoot was impounded by the RSPCA and then killed. Camilla the turkey became the mascot of a shoot near Bristol. Something of a celebrity with locals and shoot members, a concerned member of the public found her on the roadside and reported her to the RSPCA. Not wishing […]