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A Review of the Franchi Affinity Semiautomatic Shotgun

The Franchi Affinity is a reliable Italian-made shotgun for applications from big game to small at a very competitive price. Semi-automatics on a website with a reputation for...

Champion of the Bellwether – Ben Jones President and CEO of the Ruffed Grouse Society

The Dr. Ben Jones story is bigger than just the ruffed grouse . *This article originally appeared in the Spring 2020 Issue of Project Upland Magazine. Ben Jones walked to the...

What Happened to the Passenger Pigeon?

Learning about bird species extinction from the passenger pigeon. Unless you’re pretty conservation-minded, you may not have even heard of the passenger pigeon before. But as a...

2020 Bird Hunting Season – The Project Upland Original Film Series

Take an inside look at the 2020 bird hunting season for the Project Upland community. Every year around March we finally start to regroup from the previous hunting season. Cabin...

Understanding and Fixing Flagging in a Bird Dog

Flagging in a bird dog can be prevented and fixed with proper training. So what if my dog has a wiggle butt and flags a bit on point? It’s kinda cute and still gets meat to the...

Creating the English Pointer from the Pointer Dog Ancestry

A look at the history and development of the English pointer from the pointer dog. In an effort to better understand the development and prevalence of our current achievements in...

You Can Hunt Wild Bobwhite Quail on Prairie Grasslands

Wild bobwhite quail can be found on prairie grasslands in abundance. The typical scenario played out for hunting bobwhite quail in the heartland means following bird dogs down...

The Stevens 315 Side-by-side Shotgun, History, Cost, and Use

A look back at the Stevens 315 side-by-side shotgun. “It’s just an old Stevens, nothing special,” I said, when asked about the gun. I have to admit, the metal two-gun...

How To Read a Bird Dog’s Body Language – Becoming a Bilingual Trainer

Being able to read a bird dog’s body language can increase effective training and communication. I’m sure you noticed that you can’t make a move your bird dog doesn’t...

Small Game and Bird Hunting in Connecticut

Connecticut offers amazing bird hunting like woodcock and pheasant as well as other small game hunting opportunities. The tailgate dropped at about 9 a.m. I searched my strap vest...