Women Hunting

A Season of Firsts: Setting Expectations for the First Bird Hunting Season

Taking the lessons from a first bird hunting season with a bird dog. The young pup looked at me quizzically and cocked her head to one side. I snapped her new orange vest into...

Six Reasons to Keep Your Bird Dog Conditioned

Keeping your bird dog conditioned is critical to performance and health. Our hunting companions are athletes, and should be cared for and treated as one. Proper conditioning is...

May Every Woman Have a Hunting Dog

Being outside with a dog gets us out of our heads, forcing us to focus on the moment. As a therapist, I know the value of learning to be present. Dogs have the ability to help us...

Women’s Shotguns- The Art of Usability

Usability and practicality develop the true art of Women’s Shotguns. Upland hunting is the closest I have ever come to getting in to the “art” of something...

3 Things that Annoy Women Hunting in the Upland

If there is any gentle words of advice I can give to men that encounter a woman hunting in the upland is take them seriously. 1. “So, who trained your dog?” I had a bright...