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It is very important that you keep a balanced mind when it comes to your prepping and survival. If you are not careful you could find yourself focusing too much on one aspect of this. While some fall into this trap with guns, ammo and body armor, some fall into the just the opposite. It’s a scary proposition to those who like to avoid violence but non-lethal self-defense is crucial.
It is no wonder that we are in such a time where violence is something to be avoided. However, when the world comes crashing down, you are going to see that violence gets a welcoming committee.
If you are not prepared to face that violence you will most certainly fall victim to it. So what does someone like you do if you don’t want to carry a gun every day?
The best alternative is to explore non-lethal self-defense methods.
The power of electricity is something special. You will find that you can do serious harm and stop attackers in a hurry with something like a stun gun. They are easy to get your hands on and easy to use. Just keep them at full power.
Having the right kind of pepper spray is important. Pepper spray affects the attacker’s eyes nose and throat. It can stop the attacker’s ability to breath effectively. The spray has become so effective that a tiny little bottle is all you need.
An extendable baton can make a huge difference. Anytime you add the element of surprise and some hard metal, it can do some damage. The benefit of a baton is that it can stay concealed very easily and spring to life at a moment’s notice.
VIPERTEK VTS-989 – 58 Billion Heavy Duty Stun Gun – Rechargeable with LED FlashlightSABRE 3-IN-1 Pepper Spray – Police Strength – Compact Size with Clip (Max Protection – 35 shots, up to 5x’s more)Grief Grocery Store Telescopic Emergency Escape Tool for Women, Men, Outdoor, Camping, Hiking
These non-lethal self-defense items might be just what you are looking for. They could be the answer if you are unwilling to carry a firearm.
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.