PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN DATE - SAVE THE DATE: Gateway Retriever's Hunting Retriever Club is hosting a retriever training seminar with J. Paul and Melanie Jackson. J. Paul Jackson owns Lone Oak Retrievers and is the host of "Drake's Migration Nation" TV show. The seminar will be on August 9-10, 2014 at the August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area, 2360 Highway D, St. Charles, Missouri 63304.
J. Paul will be providing all attendees with an in-depth training flow chart and training guide that includes how-to information on basic obedience, collar conditioning, force fetch, training a retriever to handle on land and water, and de-cheating.
Day 1 will cover foundation training which includes basic obedience, collar conditioning, and force fetch. All will be discussed in depth by J. Paul as Melanie demonstrates proper technique. On the afternoon of day 1 we will cover transition training in the yard and field.
Day 2 will be devoted to advanced training including developing the dog's technical skills, problem solving, and hunt test preparation.
$20.00 per day includes seminar and lunch. To register in advance mail your name, address, phone number, and payment to: Kevin Kennedy, 2461 Forest Leaf Parkway, Wildwood, Missouri 63011
Rain or shine. Bring lawn chair, umbrella, pop-up shade-shelter, cooler of beverages.
Lodging is available for our out-of-town guests at the following:
Comfort Inn in Chesterfield $69 per night, 636-530-1200
Holiday Inn in O'Fallon $109 per night, 636-300-4844
For more information contact Kevin Kennedy at 314-550-2702, or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.