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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES AT THE GUN POST

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES AT THE GUN POST?

Learn how to make yourself less conspicuous by blending in with your surroundings, both silently and by mimicry, in order to increase your chances during a driven hunt.

correct your dog's dry food ration

Correct your dog's dry food ration

Each dog, depending on its breed, size, age, time of year and frequency of exercise, has very different needs in terms of nutrition. It is therefore essential to correct its daily ration of food.

How to estimate range while hunting?

How to estimate range while hunting?

Having a sense of range is essential in hunting. However, the idea might seem a little vague to some of you. Here, we’ll tell you more about it!

HOW TO CHOOSE A HUNTING CARTRIDGE?

HOW TO CHOOSE A HUNTING CARTRIDGE?

Each hunting discipline has its own cartridge. What are the different criteria?

STALKING DURING THE WILD BOAR START OF THE HUNTING SEASON!

STALKING DURING THE WILD BOAR START OF THE HUNTING SEASON!

To make the most of a long-awaited return to the midst of the cornfields, we asked Alexandre, head of the Decathlon-Soisson hunting section and an enthusiastic driven hunter, to tell us about these summer outings.

Driven hunt: hunting in complete safety

Driven hunt: hunting in complete safety

Hunting, especially driven hunting, is a sport that must be practised in complete safety.

PPE security post drive hunts

PPE - what is it?

For Solognac, safety is our obsession, a vital part of the hunting experience. We consider safety on several levels: there is the safety of the equipment including protection of the external factors, eyes, ears, that it provides visibility, and the basic rules of safety such as the angle of fire, visibility, and handling of the gun, etc.

30° shooting angle

30° shooting angle

Shooting at a 30 degree angle on either side of the hunter considerably reduces the risk of ricochets.

summer driven shooting

HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE START OF THE WILD BOAR HUNTING SEASON?

Are you a beater or a gun with a passion for driven shooting and ready for your summer hunting expeditions?

How to channel your dog's energy: is it essential?

How to channel your dog's energy: is it essential?

Is your dog bursting with energy? Do you manage to channel it during your hunting trips, or not? Don't panic, here are our tips and advice for more peace and quiet.

HOW TO ORGANISE YOUR HUNTING BACKPACK

HOW TO ORGANISE YOUR HUNTING BACKPACK

Hunting is a sport that involves transporting equipment and numerous accessories. Consequently, your backpack is essential, but it will only be really useful if it is well organised.

Taking care of your dog in an emergency is possible thanks to the Solognac first-aid kit

Solognac's first-aid kit for dogs: take it everywhere!

At Solognac, dogs are considered hunters in their own right. We realised that it was necessary to respond to their different needs. While hunting, out for a walk, or at home, our companions can get injured and only a swift response will allow you to provide initial care.

Eco-design: protecting our environment

Eco-design: what is it?

At Solognac, protecting the environment is close to our heart. This involves several steps, and in particular the design of our products.