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so the 1st of november is getting closer cant wait , havnt missed a 1st since i started shooting lookes to be a good year seeing alot of pheasant about the place. so many lads here going out and what shells ye using and what dogs ye working with. for me it will be my springer and droper with a remington 32g 8 in bottom barrel and a fiocchi 34g7 in the top hopeing to knock one or two birds for the pot.
didn't get out as early as usual, but we battered on anyway. had some sideways rain for a bit but luckily it brightened up. worked three sets with three ferrets in each, alternating the two young jills. had a cracking day all in with two digs, three escapee's and the rest were bolters. fecking knackered now
Got up early to head ferreting this morning, had the gear all ready last night and in the car so just lifted the ferrets and off i went. got to the land around 9 and set up my nets at the top of a hill (which i was regretting after a while) as i was on my jack jones and hauling all the gear myself was a ball ache :yes: anyway i had 2 new jills to try today so was looking forward to it.
netted up with two long nets and then purse nets on the outer bolt holes. in went my trusty jill and ...