• Gun Dog: Revolutionary Rapid Training Method

    The guide to training the perfect hunting partner for the man who wants a gun dog fast and wants to train it himself—from the author of Game Dog.This time-proven guide by legendary trainer Richard A. Wolters offers a step-by-step method for completely training your dog. It is the first book for the upland bird hunter that teaches the hunting commands with the use of training tools, making training easier for you and your dog. Written with scientific information on the mental development of a dog, Gun Dog shows the complete training procedures step by step in picture sequences. It will show you how to achieve every hunter's ideal: an animal that will double as a disciplined hunting dog and beloved family pet.“Gun Dog is one of the most valuable, probably THE most valuable, training tools the average amateur could have.”—Sports Afield

    • Brand: Books/DVD
    • ASIN: 0525245499

  • Sporting Dog and Retriever Training: The Wildrose Way: Raising a Gentleman's Gundog for Home and Field

    A comprehensive guide to transforming your dog into a valuable wing-shooting companion in the field and at home. Created by Mike Stewart of Wildrose Kennels, the Wildrose Way is a unique, low-force, positive training method that is field-proven for upland and waterfowl gundogs. The training prepares dogs for versatility—any game, any terrain, any destination—and makes them desirable companions for any situation. Now, for the first time, Stewart’s methods are compiled in one indispensable reference book, fully illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Containing chapters on establishing essential behaviors, the core skills of the hunting retriever, and waterdog finishing work, as well as sidebars on such topics as breed selection and effective canine leadership, this step-by-step book is designed specifically for wing-shooters who want to transform their pup into a gentleman’s gundog.

    • Brand: Universe Publishing NY
    • ASIN: 0789324466

  • Absolutely Positively Gundog Training: Positive Training for Your Retriever Gundog

    With Absolutely Positively Gundog Training, Milner has taken the latest scientific research into how dogs learn and combined it with his own vast experience and commonsense training methods. The result is an approach that is as effective as it is easy. For the hunter who wants a calm, steady, and obedient retriever, there's no better training method. This book provides everything needed for you to turn out a sporting dog that excels at life. Whether you want your dog to be a gundog, a water dog, a shed dog, an upland dog, a deer tracker or a fishing companion, this book charts the course Every other page exclaims, “That makes perfect sense”. Milner debunks a number of groundless myths and counter-productive training practices that proliferate in today’s sporting dog culture. A big divide exists today in the gundog sector in America. The opposing views are tradition-based compulsion training versus the science-based positive training model derived from B.F. Skinner’s operant conditioning theory. Robert Milner’s new book bridges that gap. Milner brings to the table vast experience in both training methods. He has trained over two thousand gundogs with traditional compulsion and has trained several hundred gundogs with a positive training model. He pronounces the positive ...

    • Brand: Milner Robert
    • ASIN: 1514221837

  • Gun Dog Puppy Training: Building a Solid Foundation 2 DVD Set

    In this special two-disc set, professional trainer Jeremy Moore presents a comprehensive training program for developing a happy, cooperative and obedient companion, beginning with an 8-week-old puppy and progressing through the stages of canine adolescence. A discussion on assembling a complete kit of essential training tools is combined with detailed demonstrations on teaching all the basic commands-sit, stay, heel come and kennel-as well as dealing with distractions at home and in the field. Hosted by Gun Dog editor Rick Van Etten.

    • Brand: Gun Dog
    • ASIN: B01DN25308
    • UPC: 053038350609

  • Water Dog: Revolutionary Rapid Training Method

    The classic bestselling training manual for the person with limited time who wants to train a working retriever fast.Containing revolutionary scientific information on the mental development of your pet, Water Dog is a step by step training book with no extraneous material. It covers everything from the day you get your puppy to the finished dog, showing you the complete training procedures step by step in picture sequence.It will show you not only what to expect of your dog but what your dog can expect of you. Full of information about using the right commands and utilizing the Dummy-Launch, a training device co-developed by the author, this how-to guide will make training easy, fast, and fun—for you and your dog.“Anyone who wants to try turning his dog into a well-mannered retriever will do well with Water Dog.”—The New York Times

    • Color: Blue
    • Brand: Books/DVD
    • ASIN: 0525247343

  • Game Dog: The Hunter's Retriever for Upland Birds and Waterfowl - A Concise New Training Method

    The most efficient system to train retrievers for hunting upland birds and waterfowl—from the author of Water Dog.This time-proven guide by legendary trainer Richard A. Wolters offers a step-by-step method for completely training your dog, resulting in a skilled hunting retriever by the time your pet is one year old. In Game Dog, you’ll discover:• How to choose a pup—what to look for, where to find the best• The five critical periods of a dog's mental development• Which retrievers are easier to train—males or females• How to get two dogs to work together• Why feeding time is more than food• How to teach your dog to track, quarter, and swim after game• How to get your dog to betray his instincts and obey your commands• Which tasks your dog must master to qualify as a hunter• And much more...Fully illustrated, Game Dog is an invaluable book for every hunter training a retriever and every pet owner who wants a better trained dog.“Wolters has produced a solid book that will be of great help to anyone training his retriever to work. He is an acknowledged master in the field and an excellent instructor.”—Dog Fancy

    • Brand: Books/DVD
    • ASIN: 0525939423

  • The 10-Minute Retriever: How to Make an Obedient and Enthusiastic Gun Dog in 10 Minutes a Day

    Daily ten-minute training sessions best suit a retriever's attention span and lead to rapid learning. The text has the information most needed by the owner of a pet retriever: how to make it reliably obedient and well-mannered. It also has the information amateur trainers are clamoring for: how to force fetch, set up tests in the field, and how to use an electric collar humanely and effectively. Primary importance is placed on developing and enhancing the desire to retrieve. The Dahl's method provides a solid foundation to the dog and owner continuing to advance retrieve training. Concepts and methods are illustrated with true dog stories.

    • ASIN: 1572233036
    • UPC: 709786003594

  • The Ultimate Guide to Bird Dog Training: A Realistic Approach to Training Close-Working Gun Dogs for Tight Cover Conditions

    The perfect book for both beginning and experienced bird dog trainers.

    • Brand: Books/DVD
    • ASIN: 1592281613

  • Gun-Dog Training Pointing Dogs: Care and Training of Pointing Breeds

    A how-to book with no-nonsense language and step-by-step instructions. 100 sequential photos of training techniques.

    • ASIN: 0811707148
    • UPC: 011557007145