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SHTF Charity Is For Fools

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Do you have friends and loved ones who are still living a “sheeple” life and don’t see the writing on the wall, no matter how much you try to educate them about the need to prep? Me too. You have probably thought about what is going to happen to them …

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Following a Military Survival Mindset to Survive

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The United States military has been survival guinea pigs for over 200 years, meaning we might be able to learn a thing or two from their ways. I’ve been an Infantryman for a number of years now, and I can tell you for a fact that my mindset has definitely …

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The Best Water Filters for Preppers and Campers

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Whether you are new to prepping or not, everyone agrees that water is extremely important. In fact you can survive about 3 days without it. So we know water is important, but we don’t always have clean water at our disposal. I am first going to talk about potential contaminants …

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20 Things Preppers Should Do More Of

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As 2018 begins, it is a perfect time to delve into the things preppers should be doing more of on a regular basis. Being a prepper should always be viewed as a lifestyle and not a hobby – and definitely not as merely a purchase a bunch of survival gear …

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Gunshot Wound Survival

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You’ve spent countless hours on the gun range, preparing to defend yourself or your family should the time come. Your grouping has greatly improved, and you’re becoming much more accurate with every squeeze of the trigger. You think you’re completely set, should you ever get in a firefight. There’s only …

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Emergency Husbandry Skills Preppers Should Know

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Medical prepping is one of the most difficult and essential parts of any long term survival plan. Not only is preparing to deal with human ailments and injuries a top priority, prepping for livestock and a dog health emergencies should be as well Unless you have an unlimited budget that …

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AK-47 – The Single Most Important Gun to Own

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In the prepping community, there is a lot of debate as to which gun is the most important in your arsenal. Some preppers will swear by their shotguns, some will swear by handguns, and some by rifles. For those preppers who are undecided as to which weapon they should add …

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10 Survival Tactics Used by the Military

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The prepping community is full of advice, some good and some bad. Sadly, most advice from “experts” out there, is nothing but poorly-researched garbage. There’s a lot of scam artists in the prepping community, making money off innocent people just wanting to learn to survive should a disaster strike. I …

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Should Preppers Join the Bitcoin Bandwagon?

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Dan’s note: yes, I’m aware that an EMP would render crypto useless, but the article is about short-term thinking. Bitcon and other crypto aren’t necessarily long-term investments. Picture this: You’ve been prepping for major disaster or economic collapse for years; you have survival kits full of everything you need to …

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Vehicle Camouflage for Preppers

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Throughout my time writing for Survival Sullivan, I’ve gotten many requests by fellow preppers to cover an important subject when it comes to bugging out: vehicle camouflage. While camouflaging your vehicle is not easy, it is possible with the right amount of patience and materials. Why camouflage your vehicle? The …

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The Best Off-Grid Homes for Preppers

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Designing and building an off grid house for a survival retreat is an exciting endeavor, but one that can be full stress, confusion, and governmental red tape. Off the grid homes, contrary to popular belief, can be built anywhere and be as large as your budget will allow. Only a …

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The Best Articles of 2017 on Survival Sullivan

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Another year has passed and, for those of you who’ve been following the blog, you probably noticed the sheer amount of information that has been published in 2017. I’m sharing below the articles that’ve gotten the most shares, likes and comments, just in case you missed them. Rest assured in …

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How to Remain Concealed in Various Types of Terrain

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Concealment can be a crucial factor as a prepper when SHTF. If there is a major disaster in your area (or country) and you need to bug out, you’ll want to remain concealed while you do so. Zombies (the unprepared) are a major threat to you and your family’s safety …

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Top 5 Reasons to Have a Backup Rifle in Your Vehicle

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What’s the only way to stop a bad guy with a gun? The answer is simple; a good guy with a gun. There’s a great chance that every time you’re in a public area, you pass many people who have concealed weapons. There’s no way to tell what their intentions …

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The Ultimate List of EDC Items for Women

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Imagine you’re walking to your car from a late night at work. You hear footsteps behind you, so you pick up your pace and walk faster, trying to avoid confrontation because you’re tired. As you walk faster, so does the person behind you. You start to run, but are quickly …

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How to Make 10 Types of Survival Bread

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There’s the Biblical reference that bread is the staff of life and we talk about our main income being our bread and butter. Without some form of bread – and it doesn’t have to be made from wheat flour – we are a bit lost. Getting fresh meat and vegetables …

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Where to Find Supplies Post-Collapse

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When SHTF and you find yourself needing to replenish your quickly dwindling supplies, do you know where to look? I can tell you right now that if you try to head to a local grocery store, hardware store, or other popular shop, you are putting yourself and your family at …

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Could You Survive a Tiger Attack?

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Could you survive a tiger attack? It seems like a strange question – when would you foreseeably be attacked by a tiger? But tigers actually claim an average of 85 lives per year – mostly in South Asia, and they claim more people’s lives than any other cat in the …

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Everyday Carry (EDC) for Kids

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Teaching your children to be prepared is a must, but it does not have to be a frightening process. What type of everyday carry items your kids pack with them depends on several variables: age, maturity, and training are chief among them. Everyday carry items for kids (and the rest …

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Prepping for Long Distance Hikes

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It’s easy to forget that a lot of bushcraft and survival skills practiced today, recreationally or as part of a survival/preparedness strategy, were once used extensively by explorers and adventurers on long distance expeditions. These explorers had in turn learned many of those skills from first nations peoples when they …

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