Game Dog

Author: Richard A. Wolters
Publisher: E P Dutton
ISBN:
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Now revised, this clear, step-by-step guide shows how to develop any of the popular retriever breeds from a seven-week-old pup into a finished hunting companion. This updated edition includes the use of new training equipment and new findings about a dog's mental development.

Family Dog

Author: Richard A. Wolters
Publisher: Dutton Adult
ISBN: 9780525244790
Format: PDF, ePub
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Top Dog

Author: Joseph Middleton
Publisher: Joseph Middleton
ISBN: 0525947884
Format: PDF, Mobi
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In a new addition to the Richard A. Wolters series, a master dog trainer shares his innovative, up-to-date techniques of training dogs for hunting, introducing six key tests for selecting the right puppy in a litter, the essentials of obedience training, how to use the electronic collar, tips on the fine art of retrieval, and drills for advanced dogs. 12,500 first printing.

Sporting Dog and Retriever Training The Wildrose Way

Author: Mike Stewart
Publisher: Universe Pub
ISBN: 0789324466
Format: PDF, Docs
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A guide to training a hunting dog from puppyhood focuses on five key concepts and addresses topics ranging from communicating with the animal to preparing it to encounter any game, terrain, and destination.

Speed Train Your Own Bird Dog

Author: Larry Mueller
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811723046
Format: PDF, ePub
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Offers advice on selecting and caring for a hunting dog, and explains how to train a young dog using food, play and praise to reinforce his conditioning

Training Your Retriever

Author: James Lamb Free
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9780399136207
Format: PDF
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Expert advice on choosing, training, and caring for a retriever is supplemented by comprehensive data on retriever trial-championship winners and the official specifications for each breed of retriever

Total Immersion

Author: Terry Laughlin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451688334
Format: PDF, Docs
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Swim better—and enjoy every lap—with Total Immersion, a guide to improving your swimming from an expert with more than thirty years of experience in the water. Terry Laughlin, the world’s #1 authority on swimming success, has made his unique approach even easier for anyone to master. Whether you’re an accomplished swimmer or have always found swimming to be a struggle, Total Immersion will show you that it’s mindful fluid movement—not athletic ability—that will turn you into an efficient swimmer. This new edition of the bestselling Total Immersion features: · A thoughtfully choreographed series of skill drills—practiced in the mindful spirit of yoga—that can help anyone swim more enjoyably · A holistic approach to becoming one with the water and to developing a swimming style that’s always comfortable · Simple but thorough guidance on how to improve fitness and form · A complementary land-and-water program for achieving a strong and supple body at any age Based on more than thirty years of teaching, coaching, and research, Total Immersion has dramatically improved the physical and mental experience of swimming for thousands of people of all ages and abilities.

The Labrador Retriever

Author: Richard A. Wolters
Publisher: Dutton Adult
ISBN: 9780525933601
Format: PDF, ePub
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Traces the history of the breed, describes British and American field trials, and looks at training methods

Training Your Pointing Dog for Hunting Home

Author: Richard Weaver
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811745171
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Tells how to choose the right breed for your personality and hunting and includes training tips for housebreaking and basic living commands. Techniques for introducing the gun, achieving staunchness on point, and advanced field quartering and retrieving. Preventing problem behaviors of deer chasing, blinking, gun shyness, hardmouth, short stopping.

Thirty Years with Fighting Dogs

Author: George Armitage
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1446549003
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Thirty Years with Fighting Dogs (Vintage Dog Books Breed Classic - American Pit Bull Terrier) Originally published 1935, USA, this is a reprint of a fascinating historical document about fighting dogs. The original is very rare, expensive and much sought after by dogmen and collectors, both for its rarity and the information contained within. "Thirty Years With Fighting Dogs" is a look at the sport of dog fighting in the early 20th century through the eyes of George Armitage, an acknowledged master of the game. It contains 55 rare photographs including Galvin's Pup, John Noonan's Brandy, Tanner, Shipley's Pearlie, Saddler's Bozo, Dugan's Pat and many more. Many famous battles are related. The contents also include articles on: Schooling a Young Dog, Selecting a Dog for Pit Purposes, Armitage's Rules, Sample Contract, Armitage's Keep, Feeding and Breeding. A fascinating look at a vanished era.