Bird Dog Training Bird dog training is not an easy task. From where to begin, what to expect, and how to adapt to your bird dogs needs. Project Upland Magazine takes a deep dive into training theory, difficult questions, and cutting edge content surrounding bird dog training. The latest in tips, articles, and even videos exploring all things bird dog training.

Understanding and Fixing Flagging in a Bird Dog

Flagging in a bird dog can be prevented and fixed with proper training. So what if my dog has a wiggle butt and flags a bit on point? It’s kinda cute and still gets meat to the...

How To Read a Bird Dog’s Body Language – Becoming a Bilingual Trainer

Being able to read a bird dog’s body language can increase effective training and communication. I’m sure you noticed that you can’t make a move your bird dog doesn’t...

The NAVHDA Youth Program

The NAVHDA Youth Program focuses on fostering meaningful relationships and events to inspire the future of hunting. The NAVHDA youth program originated about six years ago as...

#81 | North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association with David Trahan – Project Upland Podcast

An Interview with NAVHDA President Dave Trahan If you put the time in and hang around, watch and learn from other people, that’s what that opportunity provides when you join...

#80 | All About The Dogs with Rick Affuso – Project Upland Podcast

Talking bird dog training, the American Brittany, and the NAVHDA Invitational “The more dogs you get to watch and experience, the better you’ll be at training your own...

Foundation Theories of Better Gun Dog Training for All Novices to Understand

Understanding and adhering to foundation theories of gun dog training is one of the most important lessons we can learn. One of the most promising trends I’ve seen in the...

Overcoming the Obstacles of Training a Bird Dog in the City

Against all odds: a story of nothing stopping an aspiring bird hunter from becoming a hunter and training a bird dog in the city When getting my first bird dog I went against...

Why Woodcock are a Gun Dog’s Best Friend

Are woodcock the wild bird of choice to train dogs on the upcoming season? We sat at the edge of the tailgate as legendary bird hunting guide “Earl the Pearl” lamented on the...

#74 | Listener Q&A with J.C. Bosch of No Limits Kennels – Project Upland Podcast

“That’s kind of my philosophy in life and with dogs. We’re going to learn through successful repetition or massive failure… but just get out there and go do it!” | J.C....

Dogtra 2700T&B Training and Beeper Collar Review

A look into the Dogtra 2700T&B, a practical everyday collar for bird dog folks. The bell went silent some 70 yards ahead, the young growth thick with green leaves almost...