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How to Select Your Next Retriever

M.D. Johnson - March 25, 2014

As a kid, my father and I floated Ohio's Mahoning River for Christmas mallards and black...

Why You Should Consider An Off-Breed Retriever

Kyle Wintersteen - March 12, 2014

Visit any public boat ramp in the Washington, D.C.-area during duck season, and you will find...

Cold Weather Tips for Your Bird Dog

Kyle Wintersteen - January 08, 2014

Recently, I heard a well-known outdoors writer remark, "If it isn't too cold to hunt, it isn't...

Training Your Retriever For Gunfire

Tom Dokken - June 27, 2013

There are many aspects of bird-dog training that will offer you a second chance should the...

How to Pick the Right Puppy

Tom Dokken - April 10, 2013

There is a lot to think about before deciding on a new pup, but there's one thing above all...

Stop the Drop: How to Force-Break Your Dog

James B. Spencer - August 13, 2012

Before going into the history of this training procedure, let me first define it:...

Tune Up That Pup: How to Prepare Your Dog for Hunting Season

Dylan Polk - July 09, 2012

If your retriever, Ole Magic Marker (hereinafter referred to as "OMM"), has been lying around...

British Braggin' Rights: The Advantages of British Retriever Trials

James B. Spencer - June 25, 2012

Many retrieverites assume the blind retrieve has always been with us, as if Eve taught Adam to

How to Prevent Worms in Your Dog

Mark Romanack - May 25, 2012

Unless you're putting one on a fish hook, worms are something to be avoided. That goes double...

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