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Ferret breeding

Simon Whitehead knows a top-class ferret, with rigorous breeding, tenacity, a strong prey drive and yet is easy to handle, is often hard to find

Joe Tizzard

Joe Tizzard: Interview with the National Hunt jockey

So, Joe Tizzard, you’re a National Hunt Jockey who has ridden hundreds of winners, including some at various Cheltenham Festivals, but what was the highlight of your shooting season just…

deer poaching

Why poaching is inhumane

The many laws around deerstalking are designed to protect animal welfare, which is why poaching is not only illegal but often also cruel


General Licences

Who write General Licences? Those with a fondness for bureaucratic language says Mike Swan

peter wilson

A shot in the arm for British guns

In recognising Amber Hill’s achievements, the BBC has given shooting a much-needed boost. But there’s a long way to go, says Peter Wilson