Keeping their birds alive and well is every gamekeeper’s priority – and the biggest threat to their pheasants, ducks and partridges is foxes. Thermal technology gives keepers the tools to outwit such a cunning predator.

German optics company Zeiss has just released a range of thermal spotters and a front mounted add-on for a riflescope. Paul Childerley and his keepers try out the Zeiss DTI thermal range and discover their own ways of using them to monitor their birds, the foxes and even poachers.

See the Zeiss thermal range at

This feature was part of Fieldsports Britain episode 720

Thermal kit reviewed on Fieldsports Channel's Fieldtester

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