Swan shot

a large size of shot used in fowling.

See also: Swan

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A swan shot by a crossbow The nature of emergency work is that it is unpredictable.
RYAN SWAN shot UCD in front after five minutes as they beat Limerick non-league side Janesboro 3-1 at the UCD Bowl.
Last week, the charity said a swan shot in an arrow attack was found next to its dead mate at an estate in Kirkcaldy.
Francois Swan shot this old Buffalo cow with his 80 pound Bowtech Insanity, with Lowveld Hunters Arrow was 550 Grain carbon express piledriver hunter 450 with a 175 grain grizzly stick
A CROSSBOW-wielding thug is being hunted by the RSPCA after a "despicable" assault which saw a swan shot through the neck.
ANIMAL rescue teams battled to save a swan shot in the neck by thugs at a lake in Merseyside.
TRAGIC: Swan shot dead in its nest by yobs; VICTIM This cat lost an eye in shooting; POT SHOT: Thug takes aim
Blackbeard fired a broadside of swan shot, nails and old iron at Maynard's sloop when it approached the pirate's ship Adventure, but the naval attack pressed ahead.
Leamington maintained their winning run with a hard-earned 1-0 result against Olton 3rds, Christina Breaden notching the all-important goal just before half time when she deflected home a Lesley Swan shot.
And whether it's a swan shot with a crossbow, kittens dumped in a suitcase, cattle stranded on a flooded bank or a dog left injured and abandoned, officials insisted no animal is too big or too small.
The RSPCA project follows the death of a swan shot with a crossbow bolt in Liverpool's Stanley park.
Worryingly the vet said there was another swan shot in Bushypark.