On Your Shoot

A Practical Guide to Running Your Own Shoot

Liam Bell



ISBN: 9781846892110

PUBLICATION DATE: April 30, 2015

CATEGORY: Management and Instruction

BINDING: Hardback

EXTENT: 160 pages

Also available as: Ebook


This comprehensive, practical guide covers everything you need to know about creating and maintaining your shooting ground, from breeding gamebirds such as pheasants and partridges to advice on running a successful shoot day.

A useful addition to every shooting mans library and an invaluable guide for gamekeepers, game-keeping students, shooting syndicates, and anyone who has an interest in how a partridge and pheasant shoot is run.
Topics covered include:
  • Stock selection
  • Habitat management
  • Predator control
  • Egg production and hatching
  • Rearing and releasing game
  • Game crop establishment and holding game

Meet the author Liam Bell

Liam Bell is the head gamekeeper at Millichope Park in Shropshire, a traditional family owned and run estate with a renowned high bird shoot. He is a regional chairman of the National Gamekeepers’ Organisation and a judge for the shooting industry awards. He currently writes the popular ‘On your Shoot’ column in the Shooting Times and sits as one of their panel of experts on the ‘Sporting Answers’ page.