Archive for dog training

PETA Asks Middleton to Halt Prince's Bird Hunt

Prince William just wants to take younger brother Harry bird hunting for his 27th birthday, but PETA has called for the event's cancellation. The "animal rights" group known more for over-the-top antics than actual accomplishments has written a letter to William's wife, Princess Kate Middleton, begging her to ask the princes to stop the hunt.

September 29, 2011

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