M.McCowan and Son

Sports equipment, accessories and shooting supplies...

We are proud members of the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC), demonstrating our commitment to responsible shooting practices. Our extensive selection caters to all shooting enthusiasts, offering a comprehensive range of supplies. From cartridges, clay pigeons, gun slips, scopes, to knives and binoculars, we have everything you need for a successful outing.


Additionally, our stock includes cleaning products, oils, brushes, game bags, decoys, an extensive range of Jack Pyke clothing, and Wellington boots ranging from sizes 3 to 11, ensuring you're equipped for any hunting excursion, all year round. With our dedication to customer satisfaction, anything not currently available can be conveniently ordered upon request.


For those with an Air Weapon Certificate (AWC) (required in Scotland), we can order in BSA, SMK, and Gammo brands of air rifles. Enthusiasts seeking age-restricted items such as pocket knives, pellets, and BB guns will find a diverse selection.


Our inventory extends beyond shooting supplies, encompassing Mitre footballs, socks, gum shields, darts, pool chalk, compasses, and stopwatches. Additionally, we cater to a variety of sports enthusiasts with rugby balls, basketballs, tennis balls, and shuttlecocks readily available.


As the seasons change, so does our inventory, with summer months bringing forth camping essentials including gas, sleeping bags, stoves, and tent pegs, ensuring a comfortable outdoor experience.


For those venturing into Scotland's wilds, we recommend indispensable items such as Smidge Midge repellent, head nets, and tick removers.


Moreover, we offer a wide array of outdoor gear, from waterproof clothing to airbeds, guaranteeing comfort and safety regardless of the elements.


Furthermore, our diverse range of sports goods extends to green bowls, bowls bags, shoes, stickers, and carpet bowls for indoor enthusiasts.


Golfers will appreciate our selection of balls, tees, gloves, and scorecard holders, while swimmers can find goggles, arm bands, swimsuits, and swimming shorts.


Whatever the season or sport, we ensure our customers are fully equipped to pursue their passions with confidence and convenience.



Call in and see us today! 


Our shops are located at: 43, High Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4AD and 50, King Street, Castle Douglas, DG7 1AD. 


We’re open from 9am - 5pm Monday through to Saturday. 


And don’t forget to ask us about our Christmas Saver’s Club!

Sport and shooting at M. McCowan and Son
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