I long ago standardized my shotguns to .410 and 12 ga.
The .410 is for rabbit and squirrel, along with the occassional trick trap shooting in the backyard.
The 12 ga, in various guns, is for everything else that is bird related.
I long for a 28 gauge so the girlfriend can shoot trap comfortably.
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"Had King Kong showed up in Texas, Frank Hamer would have taken him down with his Model 8 in .35 Remington...well, he was kind of big, so maybe his BAR"