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Which Type of Shotgun Load is Best for Home Defense?

While 00 buckshot will suffice in most instances, there are other rounds that are good for specific purposes.

Is The Glaser Safety Slug Good for Self Defense?

Glaser’s interesting Safety Slug is still available, but is it viable? Richard Mann takes a look at the Glaser Safety Slug and data related to its use.

Why You Shouldn't Mix Shotgun Ammo

To mix or not to mix, that is the question. Fortunately, we have an answer.

Review: Aguila Minishells

Tired of dealing with punishing recoil from your go-to 12-gauge shotgun? This line of Aguila Minishells provides a number of hunting and personal-defense loads that soften the blow while still providing stopping power.

The Great Equalizer: Shotguns & 00 Buckshot

Rifles and handguns certainly have their place in certain scenarios, but there's one platform that Sheriff Jim prefers in a close-range encounter: a 12-gauge shotgun loaded with buckshot.

12 New Tactical Shotguns for 2019

The days of the wood-stocked, pump-action 12-gauge are in the rearview, as manufacturers roll out new, innovative tactical shotguns for today's modern shooters. Check out the latest options in 2019.

The Maximum Practical Range of Slugs & Buckshot

Think you know how far your shotgun’s reach is? You might be surprised.

First Look: Federal Premium Shorty Shotshell

Joining a number of shortened shotshells on the market, Federal Premium announced the release of its Shorty Shotshells in 2019.

Seen at SHOT Show 2019: Federal Premium Shorty Shotshells

Federal Premium joined the shot-shotshell market in 2019, bringing new weight to this growing market of low-recoil ammo.

First Look: TacStar Slimline Sidesaddle for Mossberg 930

Keep spare rounds on board your semi-auto Mossberg 930 shotgun with this all-new Slimline Sidesaddle shell carrier from TacStar.

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