Get Tips on Buying Firearms for Youth

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The Arizona Game and Fish Department will conduct a short, simple workshop for adults on what to look for when buying a firearm for a young person.

The two-hour workshop will be held Saturday, Dec. 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. The workshop will provide an overview of things to consider when thinking about buying a firearm for a youth, including:

- A discussion on recoil

- Action types and sight types

- Matching cartridge and bullet weight to the intended game

- The importance of target acquisition and ways to practice this skill

- Firearm offerings from all the major manufacturers

- Practice locations and shooting clubs

For more information, call (602) 789-3235.