Hunting Rabbits With A 22. #6 · nov 1, 2020. How to hunt rabbits with a 22.
Such bullets cause the least amount of damage to the edible meat on a rabbit with body shots, cause virtually no contamination in the meat due to lack of bullet fragmentation. These rabbits are unprotected species and can be hunting all year. It is very common to end up making your way through thick brush and brier patches.
My Tip To You And Your Dad On Spotting Them Is To Look For The Blueberry, The Eye Of The Rabbit.
As soon as i spot a rabbit or a fox the safety comes off and the bolt is engaged. Growing up we would build brush piles on the thickets for wildlife to live in. Found a few boxes of.22 bullets in a wall of an old cottage i'm renovating, pretty neat.
Its Easier To See The Eye Shining Through The Brush Then The Brown Or White Body.
Good luck and have fun. When hunting rabbits for their meat or fur with a.22, it’s best to use round nose or flat nose bullets. Remember look for the blueberry.
When I Use A 22 For Rabbits I Hunt Totally Different Than With A Shotgun.
Hunt south facing slopes in the morning. It was an easy source of protein. The grass or brush is.
I Would Only Use It By Myself Or One Of My Hunting Buddies.
Right off the top, a.22 is a devastating, lethal round when used to hunt rabbits, squirrels, foxes, prairie dogs, ground hogs, and stationary birds like quail and pigeon. Here is the list of animals that can be harvested with a 22lr: It is very common to end up making your way through thick brush and brier patches.
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This video shows some great shots and i hope you en. Again, the boy hunter, tramping the fields with his 22 and actually bent on a crow if he can get close enough, will see a cottontail rabbit sunning himself outside a badger hole and decide on the whiter meat. My single six is sighted in at 50 feet, and while i have shot skunks and possums at longer distances, the chance of hitting the game at those distances is pretty much luck.