Monthly Archives: December 2015

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More women taking up shooting

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2015 saw a major upturn in the number of women getting involved in shooting according to a number of sporting estates. The news that increasing numbers of women have started to shoot in the past year comes mainly from the Highlands of Scotland, where dozens of major sporting estates have started organising shoots specifically to Continue Reading →

Changes in game farming

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Game farming has seen many changes in the past few years, but what have been the main changes in 2015? It’s been a year which has gone well so far. Birds have been flying well and demand has remained strong across the country, with very few shoots having any days left to sell. So what Continue Reading →

Five ways to enjoy New Year in the country

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New Year’s Eve will be here in just a few days, so how do you plan on spending the evening? No doubt you’ll have plans to enjoy the evening with friends, sip a glass or two of prosecco or champagne and feast on something delicious. But if not, we’re here to help with a selection Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas from us all at Fur Feather & Fin

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Christmas is finally here! We hope you’ve all had a fantastic start to the day and just wanted to quickly wish you all a very merry Christmas. Here at Fur Feather & Fin we have enjoyed a busy year and have seen plenty of fantastic products fly out of the door. We’ve launched dozens of Continue Reading →

Top Ten Festive Family Outings

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With the festive period upon us, and Christmas only a day away, we are all looking forward to spending time with our families – but how will you fill the days? Obviously there are some where it’s obvious what you’ll be doing. On Christmas Day itself you’ll be enjoying delicious food, a drink or two Continue Reading →

Recipe: Festive Mince Pies

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Christmas is just a few short days away, so if you need to while away the time until Santa arrives on his sleigh why not try out this recipe for delicious mince pies? The recipe is from Great British Bake Off judge and expert baker Paul Hollywood and is quick and easy – making it Continue Reading →

Endangered birds thrive on Scotland’s grouse moors

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A new survey of three large Scottish estates has revealed how many red-listed bird species are enjoying a renaissance on managed moors. The news follows a report by the Scottish Gamekeepers’ Association which named Dunlin as one of many species enjoying a recovery on the moors which were studied.

10 gifts for men this Christmas

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We’re now only around a week away from Christmas Day, so if you don’t have a gift for the man in your life, why not check out these suggestions? Whether you’re buying for your husband, father, brother or uncle we’re sure we’ve got something to offer which will be right up their street.

How shoot conservation work supports life cycles

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The head of the Game and Welfare Conservation Trust’s education programs has spoken up about the way in which shoots help to support entire life cycles for British countryside species. Mike Swan has taken the opportunity to write a detailed piece on the well-read Guns on Pegs blog Talking about how he loves the feeling Continue Reading →

Game Share Initiative sees shoots help charities

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A number of shoots around the country have been doing their part to help the needy this Christmas by donating birds to food banks and homeless shelters. While the taste of grouse, pheasant and partridge is something we are all accustomed to, it is something many people can’t afford. Indeed, quality meat of any kind Continue Reading →