thinking about a pistol?

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by remington1990, Oct 19, 2012.

  1. remington1990

    remington1990 Member

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    I am thinking about getting a pistol. main reason I want one is I have a dog and I take him a on walks in my backyard and I have alot of coyote and bobcat and stray dog and at night I get worry about one jumping over my fence and attacking him and me! I have looked at a 9mm a 380 or a 32acp. Just thinking right now I ain't going to get one anytime sure just thinking thanks
  2. mogunner

    mogunner Well-Known Member

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    Affordable 9mm, Ruger P95, depending on where you are either 10, 15 or 17 round magazines, there's night sights available for them and they are the Chevy truck of the pistol world IMHO.
  3. gvw3

    gvw3 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    I would go with the 9 mm if you plan on shooting it a lot. Ammo is cheap. I bought one as I love to shoot. I can buy 9mm for as little as $10 a box of 50 on sale.
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    jedwil Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Our Governor took out a coyote with a Ruger LCP .380. Compact and reliable for varmint control and pet protection.
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    Good advise on the ruger P95 9mm but take a handgun and or CC class and look into legal ways to carry in your state. Is OC legal or CC , do it by the law.
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