I think many gundog owners and trainers would agree that dog training during the lockdown has been quite a challenge.
The last minute attempt by the Green Party to act specifically against gundog welfare was shocking.
Last minute amendments put forward by the Green Party could have a serious impact on the shooting community.
Want to see how your dog performs in a competitive environment? GLYNN EVANS explains the three main disciplines and how you can get involved.
Staying at home isn’t all bad – it does mean we can spend more time on gundog training.
Now it’s time to reflect and think about gundog preparation in the close season. Dr Jacqueline Boyd from Skinner’s Pet Foods explains more.
In March, dog enthusiasts will once again assemble in Birmingham’s NEC Arena to celebrate Crufts. Three BASC rings are dedicated to showcasing working gundogs and host the historic Gamekeepers’ Classes.
With the pheasant, partridge and wildfowl (above the high water mark) seasons finishing this weekend, BASC’s regional teams provide their highlights.
With the shooting season coming to an end soon, many pickers up are introducing their young gundogs to retrieving game and having them sit behind the drive to observe experienced dogs work the field.