Originally Posted by DustyIrl
I shoot them a lot during the summer. I do it as "vermin control". Lots of local farmers have barley and corn and the crows and pigeons destroy them. Sometimes i swear crows can smell gun powder
because they seem to hover overhead just out of reach of the shotgun, and sometimes you'd think them boyo's wear bulletproof vests
They are a hardy bird
The secret is to shoot under the feathers.
Can drop a crow of a wire at 50 yrds
with a .20 call sheriden pellet rifle.
actually it was 168 ft. from the garage to the wire.
shot crows from that position for ten yrs.