NancyAnsfield Author

Nancy Anisfield is a full-time outdoor writer and photographer. Passionate about bird hunting and bird dogs, she captures images for hunting dog breeders and for wingshooting publications, venues and product manufacturers. Nancy is the creative entity behind the Ugly Dog Hunting Company, a contributing editor for Versatile Hunting Dog and a field photographer for the Ruffed Grouse Society. Nancy also serves on the Board of Directors for Pheasants Forever / Quail Forever.

Small Munsterlander – A Bird Hunting Dog Profile

Smallest of the German pointers, the small Munsterlander is big on style and drive. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the hunting characteristics...

German Longhaired Pointer (Deutsch Langhaar) – A Bird Hunting Dog Profile

The sleek appearance and superb hunting traits of the German Longhairs and Deutsch Langhaars are gaining notice from upland bird hunters and waterfowlers alike. This series of...

Spinone Italiano – A Gun Dog Profile

Designed for endurance and efficiency, the Spinone’s desire to please makes it a delightful upland hunting partner. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles...

Vizsla – Bird Hunting Dog Series

With its elegant coppery coat, the Vizsla is a talented versatile breed that is visually stunning. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the hunting...

Boykin Spaniel – Bird Hunting Dog Series

Boykin Spaniels deliver high energy flushing and retrieving in a low-profile package. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the hunting...

Braque du Bourbonnais – Bird Hunting Dog Series

Minimal tail and maximum desire make the Braque du Bourbonnais a wonderful choice for hunters interested in an unusual breed of bird dog. This series of Project Upland hunting dog...

Weimaraner – Bird Hunting Dog Series

A stunning coat, superb scenting ability and determination in the field shape the profile of the elegant Weimaraner. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles...

English Springer Spaniel – Bird Hunting Dogs Series

Distinct from bench Springers, the field bred English Springer Spaniel is born and built for upland bird hunting. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses...

English Cocker Spaniel – Bird Dog Series

Feisty flushers and natural retrievers, the field bred English Cocker Spaniel is a great choice for upland hunters. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles...

Labrador Retriever – Bird Hunting Dogs Series

As the sporting dog with perhaps the most diverse talents, the Labrador Retriever’s popularity is well deserved. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles...