how to catch pigeons for dog training

How to catch pigeons for dog training

The best way to catch a pigeon for dog training is with a trap, either home made or bought. If you want to use a bird launcher or be consistent with steadiness training for your spaniel, then there’s no option, you need to learn how to catch pigeons for dog training to make sure that …

Using a dummy launcher for gun dog training

Using a dummy launcher for gun dog training

There are a few things to consider when using a dummy launcher for gun dog training and in this article we’ll look at the key areas and also take time to review some of the best dummy launchers that are available. A dummy launcher can be a useful addition to the gun dog trainer’s equipment …

how to get a cocker spaniel to sleep

How to get a Cocker Spaniel to sleep

There’s no denying it, figuring out how to get a Cocker Spaniel to sleep, can, at times be a challenge for the spaniel owner. All of the spaniel breeds are highly active and energetic dogs and, having owned Cockers and English Springers I am more than aware of the energy levels that these dogs have. …

best remote bird launcher for gun dog training

Best remote bird launcher for gun dog training

One area of training that is necessary for gundogs is that of finding game and remaining steady to it when it flushes. Creating this situation during a training session with your dog can be difficult, if not impossible for some trainers. Even if you have access to land where game is present you are not …

how to get a spaniel to come back to the whistle

How To Get A Spaniel To Come Back To The Whistle

In this article we’ll look at how to get a spaniel to come back to the whistle. It’s an area that some people struggle with but, with a little bit of though and practice it’s not too difficult to get our dog to come back when told. There are many things that we need to …

cocker spaniel puppy training

Cocker Spaniel Puppy Gundog Training

If you’ve been following the articles around training a cocker spaniel puppy, then you’ll have seen that I’ve been working with Nimrod, my Cocker Spaniel who is now 9 months old. NImrod has been with us since he was eight weeks old and I’m pleased to say that he is doing really well with his …