VIDEO: Maryland Deputy Blasts a Groundhog on a Public Road

Did you hear the one about the Maryland Deputy who got into a standoff with a groundhog… …and shot his way out of it?! Well, now you can say that you saw the footage. Warning: This video contains footage of a cop literally shooting a groundhog! We realize it might seem like we’re making fun of this poor deputy, because well… we are. But we also want to take this opportunity to say how much we appreciate our law enforcement officers and all the do to keep us safe! Thank you so very much for doing your very important and […]

5 Best Eye Exercises for Shooters

What’s the most common thing shooters say they want help with?  We conducted a survey recently and got some very interesting feedback. The overwhelming response was one word, simply: Aiming. It’s a bit of a tricky subject to focus on, because well… what exactly does it mean? Pretty much everyone knows how their sight picture should look in order to “aim” at the center of a target. You line up the front and rear sights on the bullseye, right? Where the real difficulty seems to come from is not so much “aiming” as it is “focusing.” Most people tend to […]

Battle Royale: Tactical Light Vs Laser Sight

When it comes to home defense, it’s safe to say that the vast majority of gun owners plan to confront trouble with their trusty sidearm. And why not? Today’s handguns pack a whole lot of value into a very small, potent, and even economical package. We’ve dedicated many words to that effect here on Patriot Caller. However, there’s one serious blindspot in this strategy that often goes unaddressed. And it has as much to do with effectiveness as it does protecting your loved ones. This “blindspot,” as we’re very intentionally calling it, is a little thing we call “the dark.” […]

Will This Military Sight Double Your Shooting Speed? [50% OFF]

Introduced to the US Armed Forces in 2000, reflex optics quickly became the go-to sighting choice for small arms, starting with the M4 family of rifles and branching out quickly. In fact, the SEAL responsible for dispatching Osama Bin Laden used one to place 3 rounds through the most wanted man in history’s forehead. With the adoption of the Sig P320 as the USAF’s primary sidearm, there’s a good chance that many military handguns will also incorporate a mini-reflex optic (one of the civilian P320’s distinguishing features). [COUPON:  Get the MCG Reflex Sight 50%OFF] Since the military’s adoption of this technology, […]

10 Quality Concealed Carry Holsters

By Jeremy Hopper Today, more and more people are buying guns to protect themselves from harm. If you own a gun, it is important to purchase a holster to protect and hold the firearm, and to also prevent discharge. A holster also provides easier accessibility to your weapon. There are a lot of holster brands in the market, and finding the right one can be very hectic. You must ensure to buy a holster that is comfortable enough to wear. This article will provide an overview of 10 quality concealed holsters to ensure that you don’t end up with a […]

4 Best Tips to Improve Your Handgun Shooting Accuracy

By Amanda Wilks Guns have many uses. You can use them for self-defense, hunting, or sporting activities such as playing paintball. While some of you may be in law-enforcement or otherwise, you are also invited to read through this article to the end as it may jog your memory on some of the basic tips you may have forgotten. But first, a gift for all of you gun owners: check out all these cool gun accessories. Aside from the gun itself, a shooter also needs additional gear, such as electronic ear protection, magazine loader or tactical laser sight. These accessories will […]

Top 6 “Tactical Revolvers” You Didn’t Know Had Accessory Rails

We’re big fans of wheel guns here at Patriot Caller. It’s hard to say exactly why revolver junkies have this particular affliction, when there are so many amazing semi-automatic pistols out there. For some, it’s just a simplicity thing. For others, it’s an issue of familiarity. Plus, there’s just the cool factor… John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Charles Bronson, etc… When you see these guys, what type of gun is in their hands? It’s almost always a revolver. One question we get over and over here is, are there any revolvers that have accessory rails? You know, to attach tactical lights, […]

Interview With Wyatt Earp

Sitting in an old rocking chair was a graying man with defiant eyes. He had stared down some of the baddest outlaws that roamed the Old West.  Unlike many of his contemporaries this man lived to see a ripe old age of 80. During his time as a lawman, he worked some of the roughest boom towns man could imagine:  Dodge City and Tombstone.  When he turned 13, he snuck out of the family farm to join the Union army and fight in the Civil War… only to be turned away for being too young. This was Wyatt Earp and […]

How to Survive an Encounter With America’s Most Dangerous Creatures [STEP-BY-STEP]

Do you know what to do when you cross paths with a black bear? A grizzly bear? How about a hungry mountain lion? You’re supposed to stare directly into a wolf’s eyes to assert dominance, right? Or was that for coyotes? Hmm… If you’re like most Americans, you have way more questions than answers when it comes to facing a touch-and-go encounter with dangerous predators in the backcountry. And truth be told, the best practices you need to follow change dramatically from predator to predator, and species to species. Black bears require a totally different approach than you’d use with […]

10 Great Guns for $249 or Less!

Whether you’re looking for a concealed carry weapon or simply want to get the most bang for your buck possible, there are more cost-effective options out there than ever before. We love high-end plinksters and collectibles as much as the next guy. But if keeping your shooting sports on budget is at the top of your list, we’ve got good news: There are plenty of reliable, even highly rated guns on the market for less than $250… sometimes much less. So whether or not you’re working with a limited budget, it’s still wise to consider adding at least one or two of […]