"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that. But the really great ones make you feel that you too can become great." ~ Mark Twain
ďAdapt the training to the dog, not the dog to the training" - Evan Graham
The Smartwork System for Retriever Training (link)
Never saw that problem. But since I don't FF, I'd have probably tried letting him carry live, unclipped pigeons for a while. And if he let many of those fly off, find the poor dog a pet home.
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers...too many to list.
Sheesh Sharon, I have to keep those two far apart these days. Chief is acting just like Scout did at this age. NOT GOOD! I think he has a few Chessies in the woodpile
Owned and handled by Cruisin' with Indiana Jones, JH
Alternate Handler: Westwind Buffalo Soldier
Apprentice Handler: Snake River Medicine Man, JH