Gundog Training for the Duck and Goose Hunter (Standard Edition)

Author: Eric Begbie


ISBN: 1409216101


Page: 100

View: 3593


Eric Begbie has been an ardent waterfowler for over 40 years and has trained retrievers for most of that period. His Gundog Training Broadsheets (also published by Lulu as "Gundog Training Made Easy") received worldwide acclaim.This new book updates the lessons from the Broadsheets, specially adapted for the duck and goose hunter, and combines them with a wealth of additional material, some highly evocative wildfowling tales and an excellent selection of photographs. A fabulous book for everyone who wants to train a retriever or other breed for use when duck and goose hunting.

English Springer Spaniel

A Comprehensive Guide to Owning and Caring for Your Dog

Author: Haja Van Wessem

Publisher: i5 Publishing

ISBN: 1593788916

Category: Pets

Page: 158

View: 5397


A loving family pet, a handsome show dog, a well-rounded sporting companion, the English Springer Spaniel enjoys a reputation of being one of the most widely appreciated dogs in the world. Affectionate, biddable, and good-natured, the Springer makes a fine choice for an active and attentive owner willing to put in the time training, grooming, and socializing this exceptional dog. Haja van Wessem, an international spaniel expert, has written an impeccable survey of the English Springer Spaniel, offering an excellent chapter on the breed’s history in England, the Continent, and America, illustrated with over three dozen photographs of important dogs, and a chapter on the breed’s characteristics, depicting the Springer’s physical attributes and personality. New owners will welcome the well-prepared chapter on finding a reputable breeder and selecting a healthy, sound puppy. Chapters on puppy-proofing the home and yard, purchasing the right supplies for the puppy as well as house-training, feeding, and grooming are illustrated with photographs of handsome adults and puppies. In all, there are over 135 full-color photographs in this useful and reliable volume. The author’s advice on obedience training will help the reader better mold and train into the most well-mannered dog in the neighborhood. The extensive and lavishly illustrated chapter on healthcare provides up-to-date detailed information on selecting a qualified veterinarian, vaccinations, preventing and dealing with parasites, infectious diseases, and more. Sidebars throughout the text offer helpful hints, covering topics as diverse as historical dogs, breeders, or kennels, toxic plants, first aid, crate training, carsickness, fussy eaters, and parasite control. Fully indexed.

Gun-Dog Training Spaniels and Retrievers

Author: Kenneth C. Roebuck

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811744574

Category: Hunting dogs

Page: 193

View: 3500


This is the first gun dog book devoted exclusively to the flushing breeds and also covers training retrievers for upland game work. Roebuck gives step-by-step instructions on how your own dog can help improve the hunt.

Die Kaapse bibliotekaris

The Cape librarian

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Libraries

Page: N.A

View: 2724


Issues for Nov. 1957- include section: Accessions. Aanwinste, Sept. 1957- (also published separately)

Labrador Retrievers Today

Author: Carole Coode

Publisher: Howell Book House

ISBN: 9780876052075

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 2786


Traces the history of the breed, describes the breed's standards, discusses a Labrador retriever's care requirements, and includes information on training


Their Care and Training

Author: Michael Brander

Publisher: N.A


Category: Dogs

Page: 97

View: 1799