It was (is) an excellent course, beats the one out here (NS) hands-down. Heavy emphasis on firearm safety in the field, survival and game identification. But if they allow hunters to take cheaper courses (even if they are better) how are they ever going to pay off that $1B disaster of a gun registry [sic]
[ This Message was edited by: saskie on 2003-07-11 22:01 ]
It is a great course and getting both at the same time is a major plus. I mean the license and being able to register your guns. I took it last spring and taking both at the same time was really handy.
I am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...