Bird Hunting Articles The latest Bird Hunting Articles, Blogs, Tips, Tactics and Videos including pheasant hunting, grouse, quail, bird dog training and more from the Upland Bird Hunting Videos Series Project Upland.

Upland Hunt Giveaway – 2019 National Upland Bird Hunting Survey

Answer the Survey for a Chance to Win a Guided 4 night/3 Day Wild Pheasant Hunt in South Dakota with Lodging for Two! Its that time of year again! The time of year when we try to...

Training Pressure is Not Universal

Training Pressure: It’s You, Not the Dog In the context of this article, the terms “pressure” or “training pressure” refers to the idea of using...

In Our Veins – The Story of AYA Shotguns

A film looking into the history and story of AYA Shotguns and the city of Eibar Spain. Full film of the AYA shotgun story coming to YouTube on 03.31.19 Eibar is known as the gun...

Ripening Woodcock – Spring Issue of Project Upland Magazine

What we learn from hanging and roasting these curious morsels of antiquity. This article on aging woodcock appeared in Volume One, Issue One of Project Upland Magazine. Many wild...

Should You Use Dog Treats in Gun Dog Training?

Exploring the question, “To treat or not to treat?” A short while ago, I spoke with a behaviorist friend of mine, Matt McKenny, who also owns versatile hunting dogs. I...

Squirrels and Rabbits help Define Versatility in Upland Hunting

Are we just bird hunters or are we lovers of things small game? It was a Friday afternoon and a teacher workday. I was fortunate enough to leave early. Most of the time I sit...

Franchi Instinct L – A Shotgun Review

A look at the Franchi Over-and-Under Shotgun in the Uplands If ever there were a biased gun review, this is it. Maybe that’s a bit harsh. It’s just that this was the...

Scaled Quail Hunting the Cimarron National Grassland

Hunting Blue Quail in the Sunflower State If you haven’t heard about the Cimarron National Grassland in the extreme southwest corner of Kansas, don’t worry because most...

Dad is a Breeder – An Italian Journey of Dogs and Eurasian Woodcock

Many of us have come to know the work of Italian filmmaker Andrea Cavaglia. But what do we know of his backstory? How he became a part of our upland community? “My dad sells...

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...