Training Your Pointing Dog

For Hunting & Home

Richard Weaver

£14.95

IN STOCK

ISBN: 9780811738279

PUBLICATION DATE: July 31, 2019

CATEGORY: Dogs, Sight Hounds, Pointers and Terriers

BINDING: Paperback / softback

EXTENT: 128 pages

Training Your Pointing Dog explains how to develop an obedient gundog that is also an affectionate family companion, with training schedules and advice on everything from handling a newborn puppy to teaching advanced field techniques and finely tuned pointing manners. The book presents a simplified, commonsense approach that can be used in its entirety or to troubleshoot individual aspects of your dog’s education. Explains the importance of early obedience training and appropriate transition to the field, including tips for retrieving, quartering, sight pointing, and bird work. With proper care and handling, you can cultivate your pup’s natural aptitudes and achieve a rewarding relationship with a healthy, happy gundog.