Archive for dog training

Five Bird Dogs for Today's Suburbs

Did you know legendary wingshooting author and field-trial judge Nash Buckingham spent most of his life in a Memphis apartment? If you are among the increasing number of hunters living in heavily populated suburban areas, here are some small- to medium-sized breeds that offer calm temperaments, versatility and other traits suited to suburbia.

April 18, 2011

My Top Five SHOT Show Introductions

Late Thursday afternoon I achieved my goal of walking every aisle at the SHOT Show. Here are the five new products I'm most excited to test in 2011:

January 24, 2011

Man Trains Dog to Bite Woman During Arguments

When my fiancé nags me voices her opinion on a domestic issue, I like to respond with logic and reason. For instance, yesterday she pointed out the disproportionate amount of time she spends cleaning the apartment, and I argued that gun cleaning should count.

January 14, 2011

Training with the “Clicker System”

In our digital age everything seems to be just a click away, and now you can even include dog training in that statement.

March 11, 2010

Give it To Me Straight

Being consistent and building a solid foundation are the keys to a quick, straight-line delivery at maturity.

August 18, 2009