After more than 13 years training dogs, there are a few things that I have learned … too slow is always better than too fast, birds make a bird dog, and there is no magic formula, just to name a few.
Purina Pro Plan will be at the 2017 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic Feb. 17 – 19. Stop by the booth to meet top bird dog trainers and get advice on sporting dog nutrition and conditioning.
Senior bird dogs have special dietary needs in order to maintain health and wellness. Learn what nutrients in dog food are necessary for senior bird dog conditioning and longevity.
In order to avoid injuries in bird dogs, proper training and conditioning is important. Learn some bird dog training and conditioning tips from pro retriever trainer Mike Lardy.
Exertional rhabdomyolysis can occur in out of shape or underconditioned bird dogs. Learn about the warning signs of rhabdomyolysis and what you can do to keep your bird dog in top condition.
Bonding with your bird dog is key to having success in the field. Learn why the human animal bond is important to lay a solid foundation and to build trust with your bird dog.
Let my preseason skunking be a reminder for all my bird dog brethren. Get that dog de-skunking kit back in your truck.
Upland hunting is a tough business – what are the real risks a bird dog faces in the field, and how can you be prepared?
As hunting season approaches, you want to make sure your bird dog is in top condition and has a clean bill of health. In addition, learn how to keep your bird dog hydrated.
The winners of Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever’s fifth annual Puppy Photo Contest, sponsored by SportDOG Brand and Purina Pro Plan.
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