Tag Archives: Pointers

Interview: Geoffrey English of Woodland Kennel Oxford, CT

Recently I had the unique opportunity to ask Geoff English a few questions about training hunting dogs for waterfowl and upland bird hunting.  We also talked about hunt tests, and what role they play in the hunting dog world.   … Continue reading

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What Makes The UGA Unique?

What Makes UGA Hunt Tests Different? An explanation of a few distinguishing factors that make the UGA Upland Hunt Test Venues Unique   By: Ryan Eder President, Upland Gundog Association   When you are a new hunt test or trial … Continue reading

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What to Look for in a Pointing Dog

Pointing Breeds: Gundog vs Hunt Test vs Field Trial In this article we’ll focus on pointing dogs; their abilities in the field, what to expect at what age, and what really makes a good pointing gundog. The first thing you … Continue reading

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First Aid Overview For Sporting Dogs

Preparing For The Season As I sit down to collect my notes for this article, I must reflect and share with you my experience this past week in northeast Illinois.  It is nuisance goose season, an early time period prior … Continue reading

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