An airgun is a small arms that utilises the compression of air, or other gases, to propel small pellets at a fast rate. Airguns are used for hunting small game and pests e.g. rabbits, grey squirrels and common birds. There are many positives to hunting with an airgun, mainly the lack of recoil and sound when shot. These two points are what make air rifles perfect for beginners who not only want to airgun shoot but also want to move onto more powerful firearms in the future. So, if you’re looking to take up shooting and hunting, or simply want an airgun for pest control, then look no further. In this article, Allcocks will outline some of the best air rifles for beginners.