By Justin Jones, Editorial Assistant
Subscriber Peter Feuerle has filed an interesting report on a November moose hunt in Sweden
with Scandinavian Pro Hunters (011-46-470-33445; www.scandinavianprohunters.com
). This was a traditional Scandinavian hunt using a dog to track the moose. In a follow-up email Feuerle writes:
"I spent five days hunting for moose in southeastern Sweden (a three- to four-hour drive south of Stockholm) with outfitter Stefan Bengtsson as my guide. I hunted with a single dog that tracked and brought the moose to bay. As far as I know, this is a style of hunting unique to Scandinavia, using a special breed of elk hound called a Jämthund. The dog carries a GPS tracking device, and the hunter follows him using a hand-held unit.....