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by Woody
Tue Apr 15, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Hunting/Field Trials
Topic: May 2014 Hunt Test in PA
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Views: 6077

May 2014 Hunt Test in PA

The Penns Woods Pointing Dog Trainers Club is having an AKC Hunt Test on May 17 and 18, 2014. The hunt test will be held at the PA Brittany Club grounds. Get more information from the website at http://www.pwpointingdogs.org/hunttest.html
by Woody
Mon Dec 10, 2012 12:59 pm
Forum: Behavior
Topic: There must be something wrong with me...
Replies: 4
Views: 3870

Re: There must be something wrong with me...

I would ask him about his training method. If it seemed right, I would have him try. Even hunters with bird dogs must train the dog. The dog must never be out of control. The dog can have fun, but it must be safe. When my young Britt was young, it loved to chase deer. She would be gone for 20 minute...
by Woody
Mon Dec 10, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: Behavior
Topic: Help for Deaf Dog - E Collar?
Replies: 10
Views: 8890

Re: Help for Deaf Dog - E Collar?

A collar could work, but you would have to train the dog. You should get a color that has vibration settings (a painless sensation - not a shock). Put the collar on the dog and in your yard or some other controlled area, send the vibration signal then show the dog the correct response. For instance,...
by Woody
Fri Aug 05, 2011 8:09 am
Forum: Hunting/Field Trials
Topic: AKC Hunt Test in PA
Replies: 0
Views: 5302

AKC Hunt Test in PA

The Penns Woods Pointing Dog Trainers club is sponsoring an AKC licensed hunting test for pointing breeds on Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28, at the PA Brittany Club Grounds in Venango County, PA. There are lots of Brittany in the club but the hunt test is open to all pointing breeds. You ...
by Woody
Sat Apr 23, 2011 3:40 pm
Forum: Hunting/Field Trials
Topic: 2011 Pennsylvania Hunt Test
Replies: 4
Views: 8347

2011 Pennsylvania Hunt Test

The Penns Woods Pointing Dog Trainers club is sponsoring an AKC licensed hunting test for pointing breeds on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22, at the PA Brittany Club Grounds in Barkeyville. It's a great place to meet all kinds of dog owners and see the dogs work. You can get more information inc...
by Woody
Wed Mar 23, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: Hunting/Field Trials
Topic: PHEASANT AND RABBITS?
Replies: 26
Views: 31328

Re: PHEASANT AND RABBITS?

I just registered so I am a little late to the question but permit me to give some advice. Most bird hunters discourage their dogs from chasing rabbits. I don't think a britt would bring a rabbit around. A beagle is slow and focused on trailing. A britt would chase and then move on. You would have t...