I don't own one, but friends seem to like the 35gr bullets. If memory serves me correctly there are two bullet diameters for the hornet. Old, old guns take something like a 1/1000" smaller bullet but modern guns use the standard .224.
The other complaint with the 22 hornet is neck stretching after one or two firings. May want to get a trimmer if you don't have one already.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...