Hunting for geese is becoming more popular

Hunting geese in recent years become increasingly popular.Previously, these birds specially traveled only a few, but today, in some regions it took a massive scale.

Being fairly cautious birds, geese live mostly marshland and meadows, spending most of their time on land.Arriving from hibernation, they are about a month trapped in the Central European part of our country and in Asia, waiting for the northern winter.

Hunting for geese not only requires great skill to shoot or masked, but also specific knowledge about the lifestyle of this bird.Experienced Gusyatnikov certainly beforehand observe the behavior of its potential prey, sometimes it feedings and recreation, as well as studying the routes flocks.Nature Russia is very diverse, so the intensity of their flight, and hence hunting for geese depends on the terrain and climate of the region.

place for a long break these birds selected on the basis of three main criteria: the presence of the fields, inaccessibility to humans and maximum tranquili


Hunting geese begins with detection fields, where they feed.This can be done by the presence of droppings, tracks or feathers.Skradka must be equipped very carefully so they do not stand out on the ground.For this ideal low shalashika remaining from catching grouse with a scarecrow.

Hunting for duck and goose in the places of their trip is almost identical.Pre-defined ways in which the birds are sent to locations with zhirovki night's rest.Ambush should be where they fly low enough.As a rule, sites close to the fields, feed or water.Sitting should be as quiet as possible, depending on the direction of the wind.

shot, to be for some time to monitor the extraction, as even mortally wounded bird can fly up to two hundred meters, and only then to fall.

Success often is hunting for geese using stuffed or profile.Most often they are made inflatable and colored, as clearly emulating real birds, including the size.

believed that hunting for geese most productive in the morning, when after spending the night at dawn, sent to the field, but in some areas, where production lot, shooting can be carried all day.In the morning the birds are usually two to three hours to feed, then fly to the pond, and then again come back.And one place feeding can arrive at a time several schools.

The most common place for the arrival of geese are retracted field with grain, shoots of winter crops and pastures with a young grass.

Usually agencies involved in forestry, in the country from mid-September to early December allowed autumn hunting for goose.2013th year was quite warm, so shooting season ended after the second week.

used for geese, usually with a gun heap and a sharp fight and shot with a large number.Before shooting, you need to carefully aim at a specific bird, not firing on the pack.It must be remembered that the geese, despite the deceptive slowness, fly fast enough.Extraction of the wounded need to finish without leaving the shelter.Also, pick up bagged birds to complete the end of the summer can not pack.