Can you imagine how difficult it was for the first hunter-gatherers to conduct trial and error the first time they went hunting? It certainly was primitive by comparison to the equipment and methods we use today. In fact, looking back to the past can help you remain appreciative of the tools we have at our disposal in the modern world of hunting. Here you will discover some essentials if you are hunting to eat, and this can apply to fishing or wild game in a mature forest. Having a plan before you go out is important and this includes the methodology behind the proper preparation of any given animal for consumption. Take note of these equipment options and you'll be ready for your next trip!