Gun Dog Training Tag Archive

How to Crate Train a Hunting Dog

Learning the process, equipment, and troubleshooting of crate training a bird dog. It was a late stop in a hotel room for a quick sleep before continuing the road trip the next...

Barrel Training for Bird Dogs – Gun Dog Notebook Podcast

Exploring the idea of barrel training and how to apply it to your bird dog Subscribe on Apple Podcasts: Gun Dog Notebook Subscribe on other Devices: Gun Dog Notebook My aim for...

Finding Birds for Dog Training – The Power of Community

Finding birds to use in dog training is one of the many hurdles we face as DIY bird dog trainers. But rest assured, there’s success in numbers. I’m a card-carrying...

Gun Dog Magazine Editor in Chief Kali Parmley – Gun Dog Notebook Podcast

Explore the Future of Gun Dog Magazine Content and Bird Dog Training with New Editor-in-Chief Kali Parmley Subscribe on Apple Podcasts: Gun Dog Notebook Subscribe on other...

True Stories that will Make Training a Bird Dog Seem Less Daunting

Explore articles and films from novice bird dog folk in the Project Upland community The memories have a little less intensity to them from the days I was living them, but I can...

#61 | Using Remote Training Collars with Pete Fischer of Dogtra – Podcast

Learning to use an e-collar to train your bird dog? This is a must listen before you get started. How well do you truly know how to use remote training collars? How to select the...

Understanding Timing in Bird Dog Training

Timing is a critical foundation to good bird dog training. The instant it takes to drop your car keys from your fingertips to the floor is all the time you have to relay a message...

#57 | Paint River Llewellins and Breeding Better Grouse Dogs with Kyle Warren – Project Upland Podcast

Do you know the difference between a Llewellin setter and an English setter? Or the difference between a tracking dog and a true dog? When it comes to setters, Kyle Warren, owner...

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...

Resetting Your Bird Dog in Training – The Recovery Process

Keeping your bird dog in a training state of mind “That’s it. I’m sending my dog away to be trained!” So training didn’t go your way today and you are left with...