Shooting Pigeons

Red letter days

Large flock of woodpigeonsOccasionally, there will be days when the pigeons just won't stop coming and records are broken. Rupert Godfrey does some counting.

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How clever are woodies?

Woodpigeons - how clever are they?It seems that every keen Shot has, at one time or another, been outwitted by woodpigeons. Here Rupert Godfrey considers their intelligence and offers his opinion on the matter.

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A big day's decoying

Huge pigeon numbers in WiltshireIn 2007, it looked as if autumn was going to be a repeat of 2006, with a full crop of beechmast, and loads of acorns too. I hadn’t had a day’s decoying since September 2006, so the prospects weren’t good, writes Rupert Godfrey.

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