Gun Dog Training

I recommend training any of the gun dog breeds to the whistle and teaching retrieve, walking to heel and finding using their nose as they normally enjoy this type of training and it helps prevent boredom. If you have ever lived with a bored Springer Spaniel or working retriever you will know they have to find an outlet for their energies somehow.

The training is also suitable for a dog that is going to work although I only use dummies. I have no rabbit pen and although I will obtain cold game when I can, most of the work is on dummies. I am happy to take the dogs to a lake for water retrieves but I do not have any facilities here for the water retrieve.

The training undertaken is: