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Five Home-Defense Shotguns Under $250

If you've been thinking about a shotgun for home defense, here are some great choices that still leave room in your budget for ammo and training.

Weatherby Introduces 20-Gauge Version of Three PA Pump Shotguns

Weatherby now offers a 20-gauge version of three PA pump shotgun models: PA-08 Synthetic, PA-08 TR and PA-459 TR.

The Great Shotgun Debate

Semi-automatics, double-barreled options and pump shotguns all have something to offer. Which shotgun is best for home defense?

Magpul M-LOK Fore-end for Remington 870 Shotguns

Want to add accessories to your favorite pump-action shotgun? Magpul's M-LOK fore-end makes it easy.

Bullpup Unlimited Remington 870 Shotgun Conversion Kit

Want to try out a bullpup shotgun, but can't find a KSG or UTS-15 in stock? Never fear, your trusty 870 can fill the niche just fine.

Pump and Semi-Auto?

Innovative gun designs are great, but does every innovation have a practical purpose?

Golden Bullseye Awards: Winchester Super X Pump Marine Defender

Our shotgun of the year is an affordable pump-action model that is impervious to the elements.

Mossberg Flex

Tactical guardian at night, hunting dog by day, the Mossberg 500/590 Flex System is ideally suited for double duty.

Mossberg Expands Thunder Ranch Tactical Series

Two of the keys to successful personal defensive training are selecting a properly-equipped firearm you can depend on and a trainer who has the real-world experience to prepare you to confidently use that defensive tool.

Ithaca Model 37 Defense

With a proven, 75-year track record, Ithaca's latest version of its iconic pump shotgun is worthy of serious consideration for home defense.

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