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  • The Brittany: Amateurs Training with Professionals

    • The Brittany: Amateurs Training with Professionals

      The Brittany: Amateurs Training with Professionals will enable amateur pointing dog trainers to train hunting dogs that they will be proud of and field trial dogs that will win. While emphasis is on the Brittany, this book will help people who train pointing dogs become better trainers. The information in this book emphasizes a step-by-step training process and focuses on the logical progression of the steps. Field trialers and trainers Martha H. Greenlee and David A. Webb (author of A Feisty Little Pointing Dog) have combined their decades of experience with the expertise of the country's top Brittany pros to create an immensely useful guide for anyone who is interested in working with Brittanys.

      Paperback, 119 pages.

      Chapter Page #
      Chapter One: Picking a Pup and Getting Started 1
      Chapter Two: Using Birds for Field Training 7
      Chapter Three: Introducing Bird and Gunfire 14
      Chapter Four: Training During the First Eighteen Months 25
      Chapter Five: Beginning Yard Work 43
      Chapter Six: Training With the E-Collar 52
      Chapter Seven: Teaching Steady-to-Wing-and-Shot 86
      Chapter Eight: Providing Additional Training 74
      Chapter Nine: Talking with Professionals 82
      Chapter Ten: Reflecting 92
      Appendix A: Resources 96
      Appendix B: Recalling Quail 98
      Appendix C: Scent 191
      Appendix D: The Brittany in America 112

      List of Illustrations

      Illustration Page #
      Tethering a Pigeon 8
      Dizzying a Pigeon 9
      Puppy Stalking a Quail 16
      Introducing Gunfire 21
      Hiding from a Puppy 26
      Three Dog Stakeout 31
      Dog in a Roading Harness Dragging a Cable 35
      The Training Collar 43
      Positioning the Training Collar 46
      Hand Resting on the Transmitter 57
      Testing a Dog's Comprehension of "Whoa" 59
      Bringing a Dog Downwind of the Scent 67
      Backing a Silhouette 77
      Quail Feeder 100
      Pre-Re-releasing System for Quail 102
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