Zumbo Hunts Argentina, Part IV

Jim Zumbo's life of hunting luxury continues. This week he is chasing birds in South America. Ducks, partridge and doves are part of the bag.

This morning we were greeted with dense fog, and there was a chill to the air. Though it’s mid-June, this is winter in the southern hemisphere. We loaded up in the hunting van, and were at the dove field in 10 minutes, a different place that we’d hunted the afternoon before.

We set up, again about 50 yards apart, and immediately saw birds flying, in flocks up to a few dozen or more. Shooting was incredible, but tricky. Birds appeared out of the fog about 80 yards away, and we had just a split second to react.

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