Gun Dog Training Tag Archive

Weaving Whoa Training Into Our Daily Routines

projectupland.com On The Go · Weaving Whoa Training Into Our Daily Routines Incorporating and perfecting the whoa command with your bird dog during everyday life. If I were to...

Where to Start in Training with a Bird Dog Puppy

Building a foundation for a bird dog puppy through socialization and learning to be part of your pack. You did your homework, picked the right hunting dog breed, and found the...

Place Training in Your Home – Eliminating Whining and Movement

Working on at home hunting dog drills for proper place training. Sit and stay is a tall order. I don’t know about you, but this is no easy task for me or my bird dogs. Many of...

Whoa Training on Your Home Staircase

Using at home time to reinforce and build the “Whoa” command in your bird dog. Our bird dog training routine has been completely uprooted, though my dogs are...

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...

#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...