What do you wear to dove hunt in Argentina? We recommend you bring dark colored or camouflage clothing and hats. Birds down here are more susceptible to movement.
What should I pack for dove hunt in Argentina?
Argentina Dove Hunting Packing List
- 4-5 pairs of hunting socks and a few pair of regular socks.
- One pair of field boots.
- One pair of comfortable shoes for plane ride and around the Estancia.
- 3-4 nice shirts for the evenings around the Estancia.
- 2-3 pairs of pants for around the Estancia.
What colors should you wear dove hunting?
“Most dove hunters on the field wear camouflage, but there’s always that one guy who will wear a camouflage shirt with white shorts, which just blows my mind,” Evans says. “The worst thing you can wear in a dove field is light-colored clothing because doves can spot light colors from miles away.”
Can you bring dove back from Argentina?
CAN I BRING DOVES OR PIGEONS BACK HOME? Yes, however going through U.S. Customs with them can be a problem. Sometimes resulting in having to dispose of them prior to re-entering the country. If you still desire to attempt to bring some home, be sure to bring a cooler with you.
How many doves can you kill in Argentina?
Since there is no bag limit for dove shooting in Argentina, the record is of over 5 thousand birds in one day.
How long can dove sit before cleaning?
They should last 4-5 days easy. I’ve aged them all sorts of ways. The only thing I stick away from are plastic bags (like a grocery bag) in a dove field. I don’t care for doves left whole, in a plastic bag sitting in a hot field.
What time of day is best for dove hunting?
▶ The best shooting is during those times when the birds are flying between roosting and feeding areas. In the morning, that’s generally between 8 and 10, and in the evening from 5:30 until about 7.
How far should you lead a dove?
You want to aim over six feet in front of the bird. As a general rule, one inch of barrel movement equals one foot of lead for the bird. If you shoot like you are going to miss in front of the bird, you will likely put the dove right in the center of your shot pattern.