Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Tag Archive

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...

#60 | From Kansas to Montana to MeatEater with Morgan Mason – Project Upland Podcast

From quail and pheasant in Kansas, all the way to chukar and Hungarian partridge in Montana, Morgan Mason walks us through his journey to becoming an upland bird hunter and an...

First Season – A Candid Film About the Journey of Our First Bird Dogs

A candid and honest look at a first season with a bird dog.  If there is one thing I hope that people take from this film it is the true reality of bird dogs. We all start...

#44 | One Year Anniversary Podcast, The Future of Project Upland and More – Project Upland Podcast

On this episode of the Project Upland Podcast, I’m joined by A.J. DeRosa and Chet Hervey of Northwoods Collective. A.J. and Chet talk with me about the one year anniversary...

Training a Bird Dog: It’s Personal

There are some things in life that are personal and often categorized by the presence of both good and not-so-good. Personal is real, and real is experience with actual substance....

#23 | Minnesota Sharp-Tailed Grouse Society – Matt Breuer – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, Matt Breuer, owner and operator of Northcountry Guide Service and board member of the Minnesota Sharp-Tailed...

Is your Gun Dog Soft or Confused?

Sometimes we may give confused dogs the stigma of soft. My Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is a member of a breed often accused of being soft. Because of this, I went in thinking that...

Gone with the Wind – Confessions of a First Time Gun Dog Handler

A hard lesson learned about wind direction for a first time gun dog trainer. In my mind, wind direction is kind of like divination for deer stands. Thermal currents shift with...

Adapted Upland Traditions – Upland Preserves

The importance of Upland Preserves in our hunting community. With an avid outdoorsman for a father and a brother ten years my elder, I hunted a lot at a very early age. I have...

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon – Bird Hunting Dogs Series

The Wirehaired Pointing Griffon: solid and versatile gun dog on the inside, endearing buddy on the outside. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the...