I’m pretty sure it is. I’ve seen a video with two small girls shooting paper targets with their dad. Look on YouTube. Shooting the mini shells.
this Remington would be more "lady" friendly as the "semi auto" action will help with the recoil budsgunshop.com/catalog/product_info.php/products_id/107460/Remington+83392+V3+Tac-13+Semi-Automatic+12Ga+13++5%2B1+Syn
it will really depend on the "female" but in most cases it would not be they have a lot of recoil
Derrell, it is actually not. With some practice and using "Low Recoil" ammunition, it can be controllable. Examples here : budsgunshop.com/catalog/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=low+recoil+12ga