Fall for Bird Dog Trainers
October 13, 2014 by Susanna LoveFall is a special time for bird dog trainers. It a season full of preparation and anticipation. As cooler weather rolls in we get a little extra pep in our step and an added twinkle in our eyes knowing that hunting season is approaching. Our preparation begins months before the opening day of hunting season. Training needs to be completed for the younger dogs, trained dogs need tuneups and need to get physically ready for season. There is a lot to be done! Read More
Rick Smith Inducted in to the Brittany Field Trial Hall of Fame
February 10, 2014 by Susanna LoveWe are very proud that Rick was inducted in to the Hall of Fame this past weekend. It is an honor for a family member to be recognized in such a way and supported by so many people. Read More
At what age should formal training begin for a bird dog?
January 08, 2013 by Ronnie SmithA general rule of thumb is that dogs are ready for training at around a year of age. However, there is no magic age. Whether or not a dog is ready for training has to be measured on an individual basis. We have been able to begin formal training with some dogs at about 6 months and we have also not been able to start training some dogs that were 3 and 4 years old. Read More