RUNNING YOUR OWN SHOOT: 2ND ED.
Author: David Hudson
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Jan 2008
An indispensable guide for anyone already running a shoot or for anyone thinking of doing so. Fully revised to take into account new regulations & practices. Color photos & illus; 7.5x9.5 inches, 160 pgs.
Running Your Own Shoot is essential for anyone who is contemplating setting up a private shoot. The creation of a shoot adds to the pleasure of shooting & brings it within reach for those without a fortune to spend on the sport.
All aspects of shoot management are examined, including calculation of the realistic costs, finding suitable ground, organizing a shooting syndicate, & planning a shooting day. Other vital issues discussed are rearing & releasing game, vermin control, & habitat management. The book makes you fully aware of the day-to-day hard work involved, but also highlights the satisfaction that can be gained from running your own shoot.
In this second edition, David Hudson has fully revised the text to take into account new regulations & practices. Running Your Own Shoot is an indispensable guide for anyone already running a shoot or for anyone contemplating doing so.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
David Hudson divides his time between writing & photography, running a pheasant shoot, & training working gundogs. He is the author of The Roughshooter?s Handbook, The Shooting Man?s Dog, The Working Labrador, The Small Shoot, Working Pointers & Setters, Pheasant Shooting, & Gamekeeping.