Working Pointers and Setters

Author: David Hudson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781904057406

Category: Pets

Page: 160

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Clear and instructive training techniques Kenneling, feeding, breeding, and fieldwork David Hudson's new book is a complete manual to the training, breeding, and development of the Pointer and English, Irish, and Gordon setters. Covering all aspects of care, this is an invaluable reference and guide for all owners.
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Pointers and Setters

Author: Derry Argue

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781853102394

Category: House & Home

Page: 192

View: 7957

Written by a leading gundog breeder and trainer this is a complete guide to the training and breeding of the Pointer, English, Irish, and Gordon setters. Included in the book are chapters on the origins of pointers and setters and advice on choices. The book is essential reading for anyone interested in these breeds.
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The Shooter's Companion

Or, A Description of Pointers and Setters ... Of the Breeding of Pointers ... Of Training Dogs for the Gun; Of Scent ... The Fowling Piece Fully Considered ... Of Percussion Powder ... Of Gunpowder ... Shooting Illustrated; and the Art of Shooting Flying ... The Game Laws ...Of Wild Fowl and Fen Shooting...

Author: Thomas Burgeland Johnson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Dogs

Page: 396

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The English Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1447491874

Category: Nature

Page: 236

View: 7260

The English Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog gathers together all the best early writing on the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and documents and reprints it in a quality, modern edition. This anthology includes chapters taken from a comprehensive range of books, many of them now rare and much sought-after works, all of them written by renowned breed experts of their day. These books are treasure troves of information about the breed - The physical points, temperaments, and special abilities are given; celebrated dogs are discussed and pictured; and the history of the breed and pedigrees of famous champions are also provided. The contents were well illustrated with numerous photographs of leading and famous dogs of that era and these are all reproduced to the highest quality. Books used include: My Dog And I by H. W. Huntington (1897), The Show Dog by H. W. Huntington (1901), Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopaedia by Walter Hutchinson (1935) and many others.
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The Sportsman's Repository

Comprising a Series of Highly Finished Engravings, Representing the Horse and the Dog, in All Their Varieties

Author: John Scott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Dogs

Page: 204

View: 1465

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The Rod and the Gun

Being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting

Author: James Wilson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fishes

Page: 439

View: 4026

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The Irish Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1446549666

Category: Nature

Page: 174

View: 4766

The Irish Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog gathers together all the best early writing on the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and documents and reprints it in a quality, modern edition. This anthology includes chapters taken from a comprehensive range of books, many of them now rare and much sought-after works, all of them written by renowned breed experts of their day. These books are treasure troves of information about the breed - The physical points, temperaments, and special abilities are given; celebrated dogs are discussed and pictured; and the history of the breed and pedigrees of famous champions are also provided. The contents were well illustrated with numerous photographs of leading and famous dogs of that era and these are all reproduced to the highest quality. Books used include: The Illustrated Book Of The Dog by Vero Shaw (1879), The Dog Book by James Watson (1906), Dogs Of The World by Arthur Craven (1931) and many others.
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Speed Train Your Own Bird Dog

Author: Larry Mueller

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811723046

Category: Pets

Page: 288

View: 7815

Offers advice on selecting and caring for a hunting dog, and explains how to train a young dog using food, play and praise to reinforce his conditioning
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The Practical Breaking and Training of Gundogs

Author: C. Sanderson

Publisher: Vintage Dog Books

ISBN: 1443737720

Category: Pets

Page: 184

View: 1877

Originally published in the early 1930s, this is one of the most detailed books ever written on the subject. The author was a keen shooting man and an extremely experienced Gundog trainer. Contents Include: Pointers and Setters: Early Education - Pointers and Setters: Advanced Training - Pointers and Setters: On the Moors - Common Faults in Pointers and Setters - Pointer and Setter Trials - Retrievers: Early Education, Advanced Breaking, Faults, Trials - Spaniels - Varieties - Early Education, Advanced Training - Introduction to Game - Spaniel Trials - Breeding and Management of Gundogs etc. Well Illustrated. This is a fascinating read for any gundog enthusiast, and contains masses of information that is still practical and useful today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Vintage Dog Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Schreiner's Sporting Manual

A Complete Treatise on Fishing, Fowling and Hunting, as Applicable to this Country : with Full Instructions for the Management of the Dog : Illustrated with Numerous Engravings, in Two Parts

Author: William H. Schreiner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fishing

Page: 147

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The Sportsmen's Cabinet, and Town and Country Magazine

A Periodical Devoted to the Genuine Sports of the Field, and Interesting Illustrations of Natural History Indispensably Connected with the Ramifications of the Chase, the Turf, the Stream, &c. &c. with Amusing and Instructive Anecdotes, and Elegant Engravings

Author: Thomas Burgeland Johnson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Game and game-birds

Page: N.A

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The Shooter's Hand-book

Being the Treatise on Shooting from "The Rod and the Gun,"

Author: James Wilson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Hunting

Page: 163

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