Europe’s Most Popular Driven Hunting Brand Launches in the U.S.
DENVER – -(Ammoland.com)- Driven wild boar hunting in Europe is one of the most-popular and exciting hunting methods in the world. On July 7 at 6 p.m., Outdoor Channel will introduce North American audiences to this heart-pounding style of hunting by launching the brand that is unmistakably-recognized around the world as the most spectacular portrayal of driven game hunting – Wild Boar Fever.
Wild boar hunting in Europe involves more than a bolt-action rifle and steady nerves. A driven hunt pushes boar towards hunters from their daytime cover using specially-trained dogs and a team of fearless beaters. Wild boar are smart, sit tight and often double back behind the beating line making this a complicated exercise. The hunters shoot the boar with single shots from bolt action rifles as they run through the gun line. This style of hunting is the most popular method in Europe because – not only is it a highly-effective means of managing a growing and menacing population – it is a fast-paced, challenging and a thrilling way of shooting game on the run.
Driven hunts result in a substantial meat harvest of the …Read the Rest