The Best Guns and Accessories for Lady Shooters

Lady shooters using Fur Feather & Fin shooting accessories

In recent years, there has been a steady rise in the popularity and accessibility of shooting, which in turn has led to an increase in the number of lady shooters. As a sport centred around skill and technique rather than strength, shooting is a sport anyone can take part and, for beginners, it is just Continue Reading →

Recipe: Pheasant and cider casserole

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When pheasant shooting is in season, there can often be an abundance of the bird available for food. Many surplus birds are available from local butchers, oven ready, for just £5! With the tedious task of plucking the bird already taken care of, you can get started cooking up a delicious pheasant and cider casserole straight Continue Reading →

10 nature reserves to visit this summer

Kingfisher at a nature reserve this summer

There is such a plethora of beauty overflowing in the countryside that one nature reserve is not enough to see the best of British wildlife this summer. As such, we have put together ten of England’s best nature reserves where you can watch birds bursting into song, butterflies fluttering by, flowers providing a mesmerising scent Continue Reading →

Buying guide to shotgun cartridges

buy the correct cartridges for your shotgun

There is a lot of information to take in when it comes to the sport of shooting. From which shooting accessories to take into the field, training your gun dog or the process of securing a firearm license, all the facts might seem a little overwhelming to a beginner of the sport. But don’t worry, Continue Reading →

What to wear when shooting

featured image of a man dressed in shooting clothing

For those who are new to the wonderful world of shooting, one of the first questions to cross your mind is often “what will I wear to the shooting range?” The etiquette and style that comes along with this country sport offers up certain rules and suggestions in what to wear to ensure that your Continue Reading →

Grow a wildflower meadow in your garden

grow a wildflower meadow in your garden

Growing a wildflower meadow creates a vibrant feeding and nesting ground for small animals, birds and insects. Our gardens and the British countryside were once full of wild flowers and flowering plants supporting various wildlife, but in the last hundred years, the country has lost a lot of these areas. However, you can create something Continue Reading →

The history of tweed: function and fashion

Fashionable and functional tweed clothing from Fur Feather & Fin

Tweed could be considered as the closest thing we have to British national dress; it is the cloth of royalty, deerstalking, fly-fishing, academics and fictional detectives. Following the path tweed has forged leads us to an interesting history entwined with class, gender and fashion from the 19th century to the present day. Fur Feather & Continue Reading →

Quarry shooting seasons for game bird and wildfowl in Britain

where appropriate shooting clothing for the sport

There are several game birds, waterfowl and mammals which can be shot legally, and there are seasons when this is illegal. This helps to ensure the birds and animals breed successfully and move between breeding and wintering grounds. Be sure to have the best shooting clothing and shooting accessories ready for the season ahead and Continue Reading →

Delicious spring picnic ideas

Have a picnic with some FFF sloe gin

When the weather is just right – not too hot or cold – the best way to enjoy it is with a good old fashioned picnic. Lounging out on a blanket in the park, wearing your Fur Feather & Fin ladies country clothing, with your best picnic set by your side and sharing delicious food Continue Reading →

Celebrating the rise of lady shooters

national ladies shooting day 2017 poster

Shooting was once a country sport which was highly dominated by men, however this is no longer the case. Lady guns have been on the rise over the last decade as more and more women discover the exciting experiences that await them. This rise in numbers brings with it the rise in clubs and events Continue Reading →