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Premier League Hunting

Premier League Hunting

Training your gundog to hunt for live quarry is like being a premiership football manager – your job is to teach a naturally talented young athlete to use his skills in the most effective way, rather than just running enthusiastically up and down the pitch.

Getting the right advice

Getting the right advice

There are some charming pictures popping up on social media of dogs studiously reading my book, Training the Working Spaniel, and we all agree that if only dogs could read, it would solve all our training problems. Would it though?

The truth about positive reinforcement

The truth about positive reinforcement

Ever since I rescued her when she was stuck in a hole, Fizz has been being good. Normally, as a Field Trial Champion she considers me, the handler, to be somewhere between unnecessary and irritating. Now she is spot on the whistle, hupping instantly the moment I blow the stop signal, and watching me intently for commands.

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