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The Shooting Show – Rimfire pest control on rabbits and pigeons

Even with the game season and deer culls in full swing, you can never neglect your pest control duties – and Stuart Wilson has a rabbit population he needs to reduce. So, grabbing his Savage .22LR, it’s time for some

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The Shooting Show – Day and night fox control with Mark Ripley

Long-range foxing supremo and Sporting Rifle Magazine contributor Mark Ripley is out on a protracted foxing mission on the South Downs. First, he’s out in the daytime, waiting out for a fox from a well-chosen vantage point. But his work’s

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The Shooting Show – vehicular foxing with the ATN X Sight

Stuart Wilson’s been dispatched on a lamb protection mission – and he takes to the top of the pick-up to get it done. Armed with the ATN X Sight ‘smart scope’, he patrols the fields hoping to bring any marauding

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The Shooting Show – a night foxing with the ATN X Sight II

We send Stuart Wilson out for a 24-hour foxing stint with the ATN X-Sight unit, testing both its daytime and NV capabilities. Picking a spot in his fox box next to a muck heap (he does get all the glamorous

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The Shooting Show – double foxing outing in Ireland

It’s episode 252 of the The Shooting Show and we’ve got the foxing rifles out to mark the last few weeks of long nights. Jason Doyle leads the charge, heading out late at night for a traditional foray with lamp and caller.

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The Shooting Show – all-night foxing with Mark Ripley

  Mark Ripley has some overdue fox control to take care of – so it’s time to go the distance with an all-nighter. This feat of foxing endurance requires all of Mark’s fieldcraft – plus the best kit in the

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The Shooting Show – lamping foxes in the Derbyshire Dales

We’re on some new territory for the show, heading to Derbyshire with Liam Marsh and Pete Law. There’s a night’s fox control ahead of us as we head out in the pick-up with lamp and rifle in tow. But with

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The Shooting Show – night-time fox lamping double

With the crops coming off the fields, Stuart Wilson prepares to do battle with two problem foxes on his patch. We’re doing this the traditional way, using a torch and calling by hand. But foxes are elusive creatures, and with

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The Shooting Show – lamb protection with long-range foxer Mark Ripley

Long-range foxing pro Mark ‘260rips’ Ripley is out again, but this time there’s a serious side to his excursion. It’s lambing time and the flocks need 24-7 protection if they’re going to get through this season unaffected by Charlie’s depredations.

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The Shooting Show – rabbiting and foxing with Jason Doyle

First, Jason Doyle prepares his .22 rimfire in anticipation of an evening’s rabbiting around the farm. He’s soon at work pruning the pest population – but some larger varmints show up in the shape of a pair of foxes. So

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