1. Gun conditioning

    It is important when gun conditioning a young dog to ensure that you start slow and gradually increase their exposure. Additionally, it is important to use a positive reinforcement approach when gun conditioning your pup - this includes providing lots of praise and treats when they show signs of progressing, as this will motivate them to keep going.   Begin by introducing your pup to the sound of…Read More

  2. Force Fetch

    When training your hunting or bird dog, one of the most important aspects to consider is force fetch. Force fetch refers to the process of teaching a dog to retrieve an object on command, even when it may be resistant or unwilling to do so. This type of training requires both patience and persistence but ultimately provides many benefits for your dog's training. Some of the key advantages of force…Read More