Winter grouse hunting is conducted with stuffed. – From late October to January, when the leaf shall fade, disappear and grouse berries begin to eat birch buds. At this time grouse fly in flocks to feed. Neobhodymo explore where and at what time hold grouse, in what directions do flights and what trees usually sit.
Hunting with stuffed carried out of the hut. Tents are set in advance on the edge of forests or forest clearings, near the place where grouse usually sit down at the trees. Tents placed near trees, visible from afar. For the manufacture of tents used by native vegetation. Not recommended put tent under a tree, as it is this tree can catch grouse and then they will not be able to shoot. Spacious hut to do so it was possible to not only stand, but move. This will allow the hunter to occasionally warm. High tent is more convenient because of it you can see from a distance flying up grouse. The walls of the tent should be solid, so that through them could not see the hunter.
If in one place to hunt a few people, huts have put at a distance of 250-300 m from each other. This will shoot hooked grouse, startle shots from other tents, as well as eliminate the possibility of accidents.
Nearly every hut on two – three trees exhibited 2.6 stuffed grouse. Scarecrows must be set at a different height, stand straight, zobami all in one direction – the wind. By slanting or looking in different directions a stuffed grouse usually hooked. Put stuffed animals on podchuchelnikah (six), which they prepare in advance on the spot. Podchuchelniki should not differ from the color of the local vegetation. Grouse is better to sit down stuffed in the morning and evening, in the clear, cold days.
On the hunt for the finished hut come before dawn. Before sunrise, the hunter must place the stuffed and sit in hovel. While in the shelter, you should be complete silence and systematically inspect nearby trees, listening, not listening for flying grouse. Before the end of hunting should not go out of the hut, as this may scare nearby birds.
Hunting with stuffed can last from morning until sunset.
Can have a great benefit beater walking on nearby swamps and woods to raise living there grouse.
Female grouse shooting is prohibited. When hunting with stuffed can shoot only the roosters, dressed this time in black pen.
Shooting is conducted on short distance – 20 – 25 m This allows for a fraction number 5 or 4.
To prevent accidents is prohibited to go into a tent and get out of it with a loaded gun and pull themselves out of the shed for the trunks loaded gun.