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Plant A Seed – A NAVHDA Short Film from Gun Dog Confidential

Gun Dog Confidential Presents a short film about NAVHDA Noah Foreman is a 17 year old upland bird hunter with a passion for dog handling. An unlikely story of a non-hunting...

Gun Dog Confidential – Official Trailer 2017

June 18th, 2017 – The Official Release of the Gun Dog Confidential Series Project Upland is proud to present the next chapter of the bird hunting epic series. Gun Dog...

Gun Dog Training – Five Things a Novice Should Know

First Time Advice on Gun Dog Training from a Struggling Novice Beginning on the path of gun dog training is no small feat. It is a world of obstacles, failures, and defeat. But...

Choosing our Bird Dog Commands Carefully

Confessions from a Novice Dog Handler on Bird Dog Commands When I was preparing to get my first puppy I did not think much about the words associated with bird dog commands....

Beavers- An Unforeseen Gun Dog Threat

With their razor sharp teeth and heavy front claws, Beavers can become a serious threat. About this time last year – late March – one of our German wirehairs chased a young...

I Need More Training than my Gun Dog

Our own abilities, and dedication are the solid foundation of gun dog training – Confessions of a first time gun dog trainer. As I progress throughout year one of my first...

To Steady or Not To Steady

Is steady training worth the time and investment with a gun dog? Dog One on point. Dog Two hurtles in around a thick tangle of juniper and slams the back, honoring his bracemate....

Do English Setters do it Better?

What drives the English setter obsession? A Medieval alchemist said if something happens once it’ll never happen again.  If it does happen again then it will continue to...