Category Archives: Shooting

Keep Your Gun Clean This Shooting Season with FFF’s Cleaning Kits

Cleaning kit available from Fur Feather & Fin

It is important not to neglect cleaning your gun, especially in shooting season, as it is getting more use. You should keep your gun in the best possible condition because a well-cared gun will help your fire more accurately and give better results on a day’s shoot. If you need to update or improve your Continue Reading →

10 golden rules for shooting

Man holds open shotgun

As hunting season creeps in with the arrival of September soon to come, let’s take a look at ten of the golden rules for going on a shoot and handling any form of firearm. Whether you are a beginner looking for tips on how to start or a seasoned pro wanted a re-cap on the some of Continue Reading →

Simple Roast Grouse Risotto Recipe

Roast grouse risotto

Grouse season is getting underway, and that means cooking up some delicious dishes with the game meat from the bird. For those who are getting your shooting clothing on and heading out for a day’s shoot, you will need a few recipe ideas for cooking grouse. If you are looking for a different way of Continue Reading →

10 Things To Do Before A Shoot

Three men out with shotgun and two retrieving dog and a brace of pheasants

As the roaring Glorious Twelfth approaches once again, the long summer of rabbit and Pigeon soon to be a thing of the past, we thought it would be an appropriate time to look at our ten things we do before a shoot. A simple guide for guns old and an insight for new guns alike. Continue Reading →

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 →

Top Tips For Clay Pigeon Shooting

Clay pigeons ready to be shot

Becoming a skilled shooter, of clays or game, takes hard work and dedication to the sport. There is no better way than learning through practice and personal experience, and we can help with some top tips on helping you hone those shooting skills. All you need after that is some quality shooting clothes!

Are You Ready For National Ladies Shooting Day?

lady clay pigeon shooting

Shooting as a sport is considered to be dominated by men, but The Shotgun & Chelsea Bun Club are changing that, with their women-only National Ladies Shooting Day. A fantastic event held at shooting grounds across the UK and Ireland, it is helping to introduce more women to the sport of clay shooting.

Guide to applying for a Firearms Licence

firearms licence forms waiting to be filled out

When you first start shooting, you are often regaled with numerous stories about how difficult it was to get a firearms licence. Common myths include: “You need land in order to get a firearms licence” “You won’t get one if you have any history of significant physical or mental health” “You’ll need to set up Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →