I have been working with hand signals for a few weeks now and my dog is doing great running the land t. he goes the right direction 95% of the time. The problem i have now is i have started to put distance between me and the dog and when i do so and give him the over command. he wants to come...
I live in Alaska and have to deal with cold/snow until May.
I find 5-7 hand thrown multiple marks help keep me in tune with my labs for MH hunt tests.
Each session is in a different parking lot, so dog is learning concepts not old locations.
The handler works on handling mechanics and learns...
In this downloadable podcast, we outline a checklist of initial line concepts.
Initial Line Concepts
Concepts such as barriers, no-seeum blinds, remote sends, targeting, and diversions from the line.
These concepts are sometimes important in running bind retrieves at Master Hunter level and in...
A tune-up drill is a series of land or water blinds run on successive days.
In this podcast, we focus on Tune Up Drills:
Tune-up drills can be useful for at least 4 reasons:
1) They get your retriever comfortable with multiple blinds...