Good News

After the last couple of goofy posts, I'm not sure I should post anything for a while. But today's outing was such a great way to end the year (not the season; still another month!) that I can't help it. The good news, and much of the reason for today's goodness, is that I saw …

Stuff Chukar Hunters Say

Feeling the need to demonstrate some of the nobler parlance of this demonic activity, we put together this instructional video to help those stragglers, wannabees, and those otherwise unconvinced of the supremacy of chukar hunting. Prepare to be enlightened.

Chukar Wars

In every chukar hunter's life there comes a time when he (or she) thinks those devil birds are out to get him (or her). For me, yesterday was that day. Angus pointed, birds rose, and rarely did any fall (just once, to be exact). I can't say how Angus felt, but I imagined myself one …

Chukar Freeway

Bob's smarter half here, again: Winter has arrived and so has the first dusting of snow. Yesterday's hunt was in 8 degree weather, not including the stiff wind chill factor. We hoped that the birds would be hunkered down and easy to find in big groups. It doesn't usually get this cold in December, so …

Retrochukar

Seems weird to call something from 1992 retro, but there you go. There it went. Doing my sporadic chukarstalk on youtube, I found this video from Idaho Fish & Game (not to be construed in any way as an endorsement thereof). Some good information about chukar hunting, and some good footage. The Brittany doesn't hurt …