Synopses & Reviews
The first in a unique and remarkable new series of dog training books designed for both the first-time dog owner and those who already have dog training experience. This is a solid guide to training, covering everything one needs to know to start his or her gun dog off on the right path, a path that will lead to years of gratifying teamwork. Here's a sampling of what's covered:
-- Choosing a puppy
-- The lowdown on the different breeds
-- The best training tools and equipment
-- Selecting a capable vet
-- The basics of nonverbal communication
-- Obedience training
-- Beginning field training
All books in the Master Training Series are loaded with helpful suggestions, techniques, and color photos to make the training process most effective. The series authors have decades of specialized training experience, offering readers the benefit of their years of practice and experimentation.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -218) and index.