Zumbo Hunts Argentina, Part II

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’s hunt was something I hadn’t expected. When you think Argentina bird hunting, you think thousands of birds flying around. It’s more of a shoot than a hunt. So I was delightfully surprised when we hunted spotted tinamou this morning, a partridge that inhabits brushy and weedy fields. We used a German shorthair, which turned out to be a superb dog, and a mongrel that was a cross between a huge poodle and who knows what else.

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