About Us

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The Dorset Game Birds (DGB) is a non profit making organisation formed in 2006 by 4 lady shots, who while relaxing in the pubafter a weekend shooting felt that it was a sport sadly lacking in an abundance of females. After some discussion as to why this might be, they set about rectifying the situation and the Dorset Game Birds was born.

We are enthusiastically supported by:

Countryside Alliance (CA)

British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC)

Game and Wildlife Conservancy Trust (GWCT)

National Gamekeepers Organisation (NGO)

Blackmoor Vale Shooting and Conservation Society (BVSCS)



The DGB is an organisation dedicated to making shooting accessible for women, by women. The aims of the group are to: