If all you have for home defense is a hunting-oriented scattergun, there are modifications you can easily make to improve its defensive capabilities.
Joe Foss’ real-life exploits were so incredible, they might read like fiction.
While purpose-built, modern firearms are all the rage for personal protection, don’t discount that old World War II gun for home defense.
While length-of-pull and overall weight are important in how one handles a shotgun, there’s another critical fit that’s sometimes overlooked.
When it comes to home defense, there are two main shotgun actions discussed as a rule: semi-automatic and pump-action. Here’s a roundup of common pump-action scatterguns currently on the market.