There are several occasions where a quick field dress is the better option. Even with a perfectly placed shoulder shot it takes only 30-40 minutes before the gastrointestinal barrier breaks and harmful bacteria starts to spread within the meat. If the cooling chamber is an hour or more away Steffen Foullon recommends field dressing a deer on the spot. In this video Steffen will show you his tips when field dressing a roe deer.
Make sure you don’t miss the other Youtube-movies from Steffen where he shows how to skin a roe deer and how to prepare a roe deer trophy:
In this article we get to join the hunter Simon Nathanson on a roe deer hunt with a slow driving dog and a shotgun. This form of hunting is relatively rare today, but very close to Simons heart. Read the article here!
Want to know how to make a roe deer skull trophy? Click here to see when our Norma Academy member Steffen Foullon shares his tips and tricks on how to clean a roe deer skull and create a roe deer skull trophy.