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Featured National News

  • Shed Hunting with Dogs

Shed Hunting with Dogs: Antlers Aren’t Just for Hunting Dogs

August 30th, 2022|

Shed hunting is the practice of looking for antlers dropped by deer in the off-season. The great thing about sheds is that they’re always there, although they’re freshly dropped between late winter and early spring.

  • How to Transport Firearms on a Boat

Boating, Handguns, and Carry: How to Transport Firearms on a Boat

August 29th, 2022|

Carrying firearms on a boat is an issue for more gun owners than one might imagine. Boating is a popular pastime, whether you’re fishing or cruising, and carrying a gun is a daily practice for many people. If you’re wondering about the legalities of carrying firearms on a boat—and if it’s even legal—we’re here to help. Generally speaking, the answer is: It depends.

  • Best Concealed Carry Pistol

Best Concealed Carry Pistol

August 25th, 2022|

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably at least considered the legal concealed carry of a pistol as an option for self-defense. More than ever, people are turning to concealed carry guns to protect themselves, and as a result, carry gun manufacturers continuously develop and produce handguns specifically for this market.

  • September 11th

September 11th: Never Forget

July 20th, 2022|

The morning of September 11th, 2001, began like any other for most Americans across the country. They went to work, attended morning classes, and followed their normal routines. Many of those living on the West Coast were still asleep when the terror attacks began. Some saw the destruction play out in real time; some woke to a world forever changed by hate and terror.

  • Gun Holsters for Concealed Carry

Gun Holsters for Concealed Carry: Choosing the Best Concealed Carry Holster for You

July 13th, 2022|

There are endless options when it comes to gun holsters for concealed carry. Even if you’re a seasoned shooter, the holster scenery is constantly changing and requiring you to keep up with the latest hot—and not so hot—holster designs. Whether you’re wondering what types of holsters there are or how different carry methods work, we’re here to help.

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Defensive Gun Use: What to Expect After a Self-Defense Shooting

July 13th, 2022|

So, you’ve just been forced to defend yourself in a self-defense shooting. Now what do you do? In the heat of the moment, your only thought was to act in self-defense to protect your life; but once the smoke clears, your mind is rattled with worry…

  • 911 Calls

911 Calls: Do’s, Don’ts, and the Law

June 29th, 2022|

“If I had more bullets, I would have shot them all again and again.” Those words were spoken by Bernie Goetz on December 31, 1984, during an interview with local law enforcement in Concord, New Hampshire. Goetz is perhaps best known by the name the media gave him at that time: The Subway Vigilante. He’d shot four young men he felt threatened him while he rode the subway.

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New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc. v. Bruen

June 28th, 2022|

New York had a law that prohibited adults from generally carrying a firearm (including a concealed handgun) upon their person in New York without a state-issued license. These licenses were only issued upon proof of “good moral character” and “proper cause.” This is frequently referred to as a “may issue” licensing scheme, which is not based on objective criteria.

  • Tips for Accurate shooting

Be a Better Shooter with These Accurate Shooting Tips Every Shooter Should Know!

June 20th, 2022|

Whether you’re brand new to the world of guns or an experienced shooter, it’s likely you’re always looking for ways to be a more accurate shooter. After all, no one wants to be a bad shot, and even as your shooting improves there’s always room for improvement. Check out the information below for some tips to help you on your way to becoming a more precise shooter.

  • How to use pepper spray

How To Use Pepper Spray (But Why You Probably Shouldn’t)

June 15th, 2022|

Despite being somewhat ineffective, pepper spray is one of the most popular less-than-lethal safety tools out there. While it won’t save your life, it can create an opportunity to escape or even to prepare a stronger defense. Unfortunately, not everyone knows how to use it properly, and not understanding the correct way to use something is almost as bad as not having it in the first place. Just like with a firearm, knife, or other self-defense tool, you need to know how to use pepper spray the right way if you want any chance to escape from an attacker.

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