Upland Game Training
Novice Dog Program
For dogs with little or no previous field experience. A four
to five week course focusing on evaluating your dog's nose,
hunting desire; pointing and retrieving instincts.
Introduction to the gun is also covered. By the end of the fourth
week, your dog should be hunting and pointing enthusiastically, but
not yet under full control.
Two to Four additional weeks are also available devoted to basic
obedience work ("heel, whoa, come, come to whistle"). Steadiness on
point and range control. The end result is a manageable foot
Flushing Breeds: Same basics as novice dog
program, with more emphasis on range control and whistle work.
Breaking points, blinking, gun shyness, range control, etc.
evaluated on an individual basis. There is a one month minimum an
all training and evaluation. Instincts and trainability of dogs
varies, so some individuals may develop at a quicker or slower pace
Wing and shot work, handling, force retrieving. Dogs are
evaluated on an individual basis; time required based on the
Training: $250.00/week (includes birds)