wild boar

Hard miles

Rudi van Kets relates the story of one of the longest, toughest tracks for a wounded animal he’s ever followed

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Hunting in the Wild West

In the state of Texas there are few limitations when it comes to hunting and firearms. Thomas Lindy Nissen went there hunting with bow, crossbow and rifle

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A game of chance

On a driven hunt in Bulgaria, Thomas Nissen finds that wild boar hunting is like the lottery. You’re most likely to draw a blank, but maybe, just maybe, you’ll hit the jackpot

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American dream boar

Dutch hunter Martin Tulp crosses the Atlantic to find out what wild boar shooting is like in America

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Spotlight on… wild boar

Editor-in-chief Peter Carr considers the wild boar’s successful re-establishment in the UK and the various methods of controlling the species

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The November issue of Sporting Rifle is out now!

The ever-changing seasons always bring something new for the rifleman – and November brings one of the biggest changes of all. Roebucks are no longer in season and roe does have come in – while fallow, sika, red, Chinese water deer and muntjac are all in season in England and Wales too.

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Driven masterclass

Well-known Danish hunter and Wild Boar Fever video star Jens Kjaer Knudsen shares his driven wild boar hunting advice with Thomas Nissen

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Seeking a Sika solution

Due to the dramatic rise in wild deer and boar, the Japanese government are seeking to revise the wildlife hunting laws to prevent widespread damage to agriculture and forestry.

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In high places

Slovenia is the perfect hunting ground, as long as you’re prepared to work for it, says David Barrington Barnes

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Woods under pressure from wild boar

A Forestry Commission survey suggests that a cull may be required to control the wild boar population in the Forest of Dean

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