Which two shotgun chokes are best for hunting small, fast, close birds?
The two most favored chokes for hunting small, fast, close birds are the modified and improved cylinder. This is only a matter of option considering it is a hunter's preference, not a definitive answer.
Most hunters of small, fast, and close birds prefer a modified choke or a cylinder choke. A modified choke allows for a 70% pattern at 35 yards.