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Safety First: How to Cross a Fence with a Firearm [VIDEO]

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Do you know how to cross a fence with a firearm? Watch this and learn how to do it safely. 

It’s always very important to be safe when hunting, but sometimes the field throws obstacles, like fences, in our way.

Check out this brief video, and learn how to cross a fence with a firearm.

 

Now you know how to cross a fence with a firearm— but let’s review just to be safe.

After you approach the fence unload the firearm. Then remove your cap and place it over the muzzle, to prevent anything from entering the barrel. Next, place the firearm on the other side of the fence, pointing in a safe direction. After that cross the fence without damaging it. Then pick up the gun and keep it pointed in a safe direction while you reload. Once it’s reloaded check the safety and continue on your hunt.

If you know how to cross a fence with a firearm differently, let us know.

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Safety First: How to Cross a Fence with a Firearm [VIDEO]