Monthly Archives: July 2017

You are browsing the site archives by month.

Game BBQ Recipes for the Summer

A selection of meat being cooked on a barbeque

One of the best things about a great British summer is the opportunity to head outside to enjoy the glorious weather with a sizzling BBQ. As much as we all love the classic BBQ items, it is sometimes nice to explore the tastes of something a little more unusual, and game is the perfect meat Continue Reading →

Best Hikes To Do In Britain This Summer

Go for a summer hike at amazing locations in Britain

Our green and rainy country is home to some magnificent landscapes that make for great hiking locations. There is everything from coastal strolls to scrambles up mountains; British boots were definitely made for walking. This summer, get your own walking boots on and quality ladies and men’s country clothing from Fur Feather & Fin, and Continue Reading →

Wedding Gift Ideas For Country Loving Couples

Wedding gift available from Fur Feather & Fin

Wedding season is here, and that means dancing, drinking, eating and celebrating your family and friends’ loving relationships! Weddings are a lot of fun, but sometimes finding the perfect gift for the happy couple can be difficult. If they love the countryside and the outdoors, why not get them one of our quality Fur Feather Continue Reading →

Top Tips for Buying Your First Gun

Man carrying his first shotgun

Buying your first gun can be a little daunting, but also an interesting process that allows you to learn about them. It is advisable that you start looking at guns while you wait for your license to arrive, and many dealers will be happy to reserve a gun for you. You should also invest in Continue Reading →

Labrador Retriever Gundogs: What You Need to Know

Labrador retriever is a popular gundog breed

The Labrador retriever needs little introduction, being the most popular pet dog in the UK, and also one of the favourite working gundogs in the country. Labrador retrievers are a popular choice for working dogs, being guide dogs for the blind, therapy dogs, helper dogs for deaf and disabled and drug sniffer dogs too. The Continue Reading →

Summer Is Here, and So Are The Food Trends

Flower salad summer food trends

Now that summer is well and truly underway, that means we will have al fresco dining and BBQs galore. We like to do things a little different at Fur Feather & Fin, and we think you might enjoy some of the new summer trends to hit your plates this summer too.

Best Locations for Game Shooting Abroad

Shooting game like partridge abroad

Shooting abroad can raise a fair few questions, and it might not be something you have thought of doing, as the UK has ample shooting grounds and game to shoot. However, there are several places around Europe and further afield which are great shooting locations, and with Fur Feather & Fin’s shooting clothes, you will Continue Reading →

Keep Your Dog Cool in the Summer Heat

Dog swimming and keeping cool in summer

The UK is expecting more hot, sunny days in July and August and that means we must look out for man’s best friend. Unlike humans, dogs can’t sweat through their skin, relying on panting and heat releasing from their nose and paw pads to keep cool. With all of this and their thick fur, it Continue Reading →

Best Places to Photograph UK Wildlife

Photograph of red deer wild in the UK

Summer is a great time to head outdoors with your camera to photograph wildlife and nature; the trees are green, flowers are blooming, and animals are out and about feeding and playing in the good summer weather. The UK has many incredible native animals, and it is a wonderful experience to be outdoors, capturing the Continue Reading →

A Brief History of Gundogs

History to gundogs

Dogs have been used as a hunting companion, able to be trained to locate, chase and collect prey, for many years, and it has started an enduring relationship between man and dog. Today’s gundogs, hounds, terriers and other hunting gundog breeds are descended from these early canine friends.