Whether you are going to train your retriever yourself or have a professional do it, this video/DVD will help set a training foundation for your pups life. It goes into detailed explanation about the Big three: Desire to please, Desire to retrieve and the Ability to understand the pressures in training. Professional Retriever Trainer Shawn Dustin and his wife Janet will take you step by step through: Picking a Healthy Pup , House / Crate training , Teaching your dog to be a ''Scooper'' , Intro to throwers, Intro to birds , Intro to water ,Foundation for pup's life , Problems and Questions , Length approx. 47 min This is the first video/DVD in a three part series of retriever training videos that you'll want to watch over and over again. All you need is a little time, a little consistency and you will have Retriever Fever!