Shotguns

Stack of various shotgun shell boxes in a gun store.
First-Timer’s Guide to Buying Shotgun Shells

To the uninitiated, the gun counter can be an intimidating place. Learn how to navigate…

An old painting of early gun dogs used by nobility.
Gun Dog – The Evolution and Definition of Modern Dog Breeds

The history of gundogs and firearms are intertwined as the development of one fueled the…

The side by side and over/under crowd-sourced shotguns from CZ-USA
#140 | Introducing the Project Upland and CZ-USA Crowd-Sourced Shotgun

The Crowd-Sourced Shotgun from Project Upland and CZ-USA, what it looks like, how much it…

Guy Bignell of Griffin and Howe inspects a hammer shotgun.
Guy Bignell of Griffin and Howe – #001 of the Gun Room Podcast

Guy Bignell, former President of Griffin and Howe, one of the oldest gunsmithing and gunmaking…

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#139 | Design Your Next Shotgun With Upland Gun Company

How Upland Gun Company is catering to wingshooters and double gun enthusiasts with their new…

A woman points an over/under shotgun while bird hunting
Why Shotguns for Women Matter

Proper shotgun fit is key to your shooting success; for women, most shotguns simply weren’t…

A turkey hunter about to take a shot with a gun that has been patterned.
How to Pattern a Turkey Gun

Use these steps to understand how effective your shotgun, choke, and shot combination is at…

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#134 | Bird Dogs and Double Guns with Gregg Elliot

A conversation on bird dogs, double guns and more with Gregg Elliot, writer and shotgun…

A pheasant hunter holding an over-under shotgun
Reasons to Consider Carrying a Backup Shotgun

Consider the benefits of a spare shotgun in the event of damage, ammunition availability, or…

Birds-eye view of a clay target shooting range
A New Hunter’s Road from Skeet Shooting to the Dove Field

Hunting can become a passion when you least expect it, even if you have to…

A squirrel hunter stands in the woods with a gun
What’s Better for Squirrel Hunting? – A Rifle and a Shotgun

Squirrel can be taken with either type of firearm, so how do you decide which…

Beretta A400 carried by a chukar hunter
Gear Review: Beretta A400 Xplor Action Shotgun

Reviewing the versatile semiautomatic shotgun offering from Beretta I am not sure exactly when it…

Gregg Elliot breaks down a Fox boxlock shotgun.
How the Boxlock Shotgun Became a Standard

A look at the history behind the boxlock shotgun and the insult that conquered the…

Zach Hein and Sam hunting sage grouse in Wyoming.
#126 | CZ USA Crowd-Sourced Shotgun Update, Wyoming Wildlife Federation and more

An update on the CZ USA Crowd-Sourced Shotgun, sage grouse hunting and much more with…

Jack Homa from Electronic Shooters Protection on a ruffed grouse hunt
#123 | Electronic Hearing Protection with Jack Homa of Electronic Shooters Protection

A conversation exploring electronic hearing protection, hearing loss and the things upland bird hunters should…

A bird hunter uses a bore snake to clean his shotgun
Using a Bore Snake to Clean Your Shotgun Barrel

Simplify Your Cleaning Process and Improve Your Gun’s Reliability in the Field with a Bore…

Ian Harrison of Beretta USA holds a Beretta SL3
#118 | Beretta Shotguns, Beretta Gallery and the Beretta Lifestyle

A conversation about the history and development of Beretta shotguns and the lifestyle portrayed through…

a youth hunter holds a shotgun while hunting grouse and woodcock.
A Guide to Youth Shotguns

If you are in the market to buy a youth shotgun this guide will help…

Two CZ-USA over/under shotguns in a truck bed
A Closer Look at the Project Upland Crowd-Sourced Shotgun

Analyzing the results of the shotgun design survey with CZ-USA We asked and you delivered:…

Three single shot shotgun models on a table
Single Shot Shotgun – The Original Starter Gun

In the hands of a youth or adult, the Single-Shot is the original starter shotgun…

A Winchester Model 12 on a bird hunt
Winchester Model 12 from the First World War to Hunting

From the iconic American pump shotgun the Winchester Model 12 comes a legacy of hunting…