Pheasant hunting requires a little more open lateral swinging pattern than most upland birds.
These four mistakes are common when training your dog—here's how to avoid them.
M.J. Nelson & Craig Klein
Positive reinforcement training techniques are making waves in the retriever world.
Audible commands are key handling and training tools, but you must stay consistent. Your dog...
Do this quick exam at the end of each hunt.
The back half of the season requires special safety considerations.
Tony J. Peterson - October 04, 2019
Canine nutrition, supplements, and health-care products designed to keep your gun dog at the...
When your dog is working their tail off, it's up to you to help your dog recover as quickly as...
Tony J. Peterson
When Eastern hunters head west, the learning curve is steep, but oh so enjoyable.
Grab your gun, camping gear, and bird dog and hit the road for an epic adventure this fall.
A few common tools will keep your pup clean and comfortable in the field.
If you think you can't own a piece of bird hunting ground, think again! Finding land in your...
Take your dog to the next level and enjoy a few extra months of hunting.
Here's how to look for this hidden danger after a day in the field.
There are a litany of ways an upland dog can get injured during the season, so do your part to...
Follow these tips for managing the rush of going from training to days afield.
You might be surprised to learn the impact of your pup's sense of smell.
Here's how to keep your hunting partner from slipping out of range.
Handling and know-how are essential to a valuable retriever in this setting.
Get your gun dog on public land roosters when most hunters have given up for the season.
Modern tech can help you find more ringnecks.
Check out these timely tips—and a cautionary tale—for pursuing chukars.
December is your month if you like having the woods and fields all to yourself for upland...
A bucket-list waterfowl hunt on Utah's GSL tests this hunter's prowess, as well as his...
Joe Genzel - April 11, 2018
Flooded with honkers, French Canada can serve up one heck of a wood duck shoot, too.
John Gordon - February 13, 2018
Author John Gordon says that it takes a steady retriever to not break under the pressure. He...
David Draper - November 08, 2016
I've never been accused of being sane, especially when it comes to waterfowling, so when my...
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