Four Legged Friends and Survival

In this article we are going to take a look at an often overlooked area of prepping for when TSHTF, pets. In particular dogs and cats, though the points outlined in this article apply to everything from hamsters to snakes. Our Animals We have a variety of pets in our family, 3 dogs, 3 cats, […]

Training for When TSHTF

I had an interesting conversation the other day about training and a SHTF situation. I was asked what I thought the best training would be for that kind of situation, and I have to admit I didn’t know how to answer that question right then. Everyone wants to be as good as a Special Forces […]

Bug Out System

TSHTF and you have to decided to Bug Out, you grab your B.O.B and head out the door for your Bug Out site. A few miles from your house on the outskirts of town you, for whatever reason, are forced to ditch your B.O.B and everything in it. Can you still make it to your […]

5 Things NOT To Do If You Are Bugging Out

In our last article I covered 5 things not to do if your plan was to shelter in place in this article I am going to cover 5 mistakes that will get you dead if you plan on bugging out. As anyone who has read my articles or my books knows I am a big […]

Compact Bug Out Bag

I was approached by a friend who asked me to look into the various “Complete Bug Out Bags” available on the market today and see which one, in my opinion, was the best compact bag. I looked at, and tested, many “off the shelf” Bug Out Bag/Survival Kits some of which were actually fairly comprehensive […]

Basic Land Navigation

  In this world of GPS navigation where you simply plug-in a set of coordinates and go where the little gizmo tells you to, basic land navigation skills have fallen by the wayside in many cases. What if  when the SHTF the government takes the civilian GPS system off-line? It has happened in the past and will […]