Monthly Archives: November 2014

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What’s on this weekend?

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As we say goodbye to November this weekend there’s a lot going on up and down the country, as this is one of the busiest times of the year. When it comes to country events, markets and fairs, the start of December is as busy as any other time of the year. So if you’re Continue Reading →

Gleneagles offers excellent shooting, gundog & hawking package

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When one hears the name Gleneagles it’s likely you will immediately think of golf — but that shouldn’t be the case. While the golfing hotel has a hard-earned and well-deserved strong association with the sport thanks to the hundreds of high level golf tournaments held at the course, it should also be known as a Continue Reading →

EXPERT GUEST BLOG: How to clean a rifle

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We love keeping our blog up to date, and hope you enjoy reading the articles and features we post to it. But we also know that sometimes it’s good to relinquish a bit of control, which is why we’ve asked Richard Reeve to write a series of guest posts for us. Richard lives in Sussex and is a Continue Reading →

Our best personalised Christmas gifts

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With Christmas just around the corner we’ve put together a page showing off the best of our personalised gifts to help you pick the perfect present. Whether the special someone in your life is a dog lover, a shooting fanatic or a foodie with a love of treats cooked up in a country kitchen, we Continue Reading →

Matthew Wright’s love of fly-fishing

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A new monthly magazine has been launched by a TV presenter — who is featured inside talking about his great love for fly fishing. Channel 5 presenter Matthew Wright, who hosts daily morning chat show The Wright Stuff is featured in the first edition of On The Hill, where he talks about how he got Continue Reading →

How to clean a shotgun

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We love keeping our blog up to date, and hope you enjoy reading the articles and features we post to it. But we also know that sometimes it’s good to relinquish a bit of control, which is why we’ve asked Richard Reeve to write a series of guest posts for us. Richard lives in Sussex and is a Continue Reading →

Great British Game Week starts soon

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November is home to Great British Game Week and here at Fur Feather & Fin we’re fully behind it! November 24th marks the start of the week, with a series of events set to take place during the course of it. The week, which is supported by the Countryside Alliance and runs in conjunction with Continue Reading →

5 of the best National Trust properties for dogs

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The National Trust doesn’t just do a great job of preserving some of Britain’s most treasured homes — it also helps keep the nation’s dogs in tip-top shape! With hundreds of properties up and down the country, and each set in sizeable grounds, the Trust provides plenty of dog walking opportunities for dog lovers. So Continue Reading →

What will the new Downton gundog be?

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Downton Abbey provided a sad twist in the final episode of the current series when Lord Grantham’s faithful pale yellow lab Isis passed away. While the news that his faithful servant had died saddened all who saw the show, it got us thinking about what dog his lordship might replace her with. While his dog Continue Reading →

National Pheasant Week gets underway today

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National Pheasant Week has started today, with a series of events set to take place up and down the country celebrating the bird. The gamest of game birds, often under-rated, has this year been given a whole week in which it will be celebrated by those who love it, as part of an attempt to Continue Reading →