Gun Dog Training Tag Archive

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...

#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....

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...

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...