NancyAnsfield Author

Nancy Anisfield is an outdoor writer and hunting dog photographer, creative director for the Ugly Dog Hunting Company, member of the Pheasants Forever / Quail Forever Board of Directors, and co-owner of the Track2Wing Project which grants Action trackchairs to individuals with mobility challenges who want to train and hunt with bird dogs. She and her husband live in Hinesburg, Vermont, where their lives are governed by her two German shorthaired pointers and his two German wirehaired pointers.

Tales from an All Women’s Hunting Camp

Of Women, Guns, and Dogs – AKA “The Bitch Hunt” *This article originally appeared in the V1N4 Winter Issue of Project Upland Magazine. First, a word about...

The French Brittany – A Hunting Dog Profile

Cobby-bodied little dynamos, French Brittanys have an enthusiastic following in the upland community. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the...

A Large Munsterlander Profile

A little known breed, the Large Munsterlander is big on natural talent and good looks. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the hunting...

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...