Can you discipline your dog?

A seven-year legal battle between two gundog trainers has come to an end. At its heart…

UKDTR – the deer tracking service

Let’s get forensic. You injure a deer with a car or rifle – how do you…

Top tips on dog security

Thieves are targeting trained gundogs, says the organisation that helps put people back together with their…

Walked-up partridge with the new Sauer Artemis

It is a partridge shoot that is more than just a shoot. This is a day…

Look at me! – Gundog Summer Boot Camp

One of your top summer training jobs it keeping the communication connection between you and your…

Gundog Summer Boot Camp: Sit and Deliver

Top gundog trainer Gilly Nickols wants a certain kind of delivery from her dogs. They have…

Gundog Summer Boot Camp: Training a Team

Top gundog trainer Gilly Nickols gives her tips for training a team of gundogs and keeping…

Gundog Summer Boot Camp: Dummy Point & Pick

It’s a shooting season vice. How to stop your dogs working for themselves – and not…

Gundog Summer Boot Camp: Retrieving in Water

Keep your gundog interested in water. Gilly Nickols offers her tips for summer gundog training. For…

Skinners World Cup Retriever Event 2017

The top gundog teams in the world come to Cawdor Castle in Inverness-shire to compete in…

Gundog Summer Boot Camp: Teaching Steadiness

Gilly Nickols says start your summer gundog training programming with steadiness. Reinforce that and it will…

Should you punish your dog? #Crufts controversy

Do you smack, correct or punish a gundog when you are training it? Do you train…

How a field trial works

Paul Childerley is hosting a field trial – and Andy Crow joins him to help put…

Dogs on shoots

You are going on a British gameshooting day. But can you bring your gundog? In the…

Best Wildfowling Dog Breeds

Nick and Matt from Langstone Harbour Wildfowlers have strong views about what makes a good wildfowling…

Porky pooch? Here’s how much to feed your dog

Here is how to find out whether your dog is eating enough or too much. Skinner’s…

The CLA Game Fair 2015 – for dog lovers

The celebration of the British Countryside – the CLA Game Fair 2015 takes place at Harewood…

Gundog training tips – Teaching the blind retrieve

When game lands out of sight, it takes a lot of faith in you for a…

Gundog training tips – From dummies to game

You can reach a point in your dummy training where you are sure your dog is…

Gundog training tips – Multiple dummies

It’s all very well throwing one dummy and getting your dog to bring it back, but…

Gundog training tips – Sit and stay

How do you get your dog to sit and stay? Skinners gundog expert Tom West teaches…

Gundog training tips – Steadiness with dummies

What’s to stop your dog running in joyfully, the moment you throw something for it to…

Gundog training tips – Steady to heel

How do you get your dog to walk to heel? Skinners gundog expert Tom West teaches…

Gundog training tips – how to use the whistle

Top gundog trainer Ricky Moloney shows how to use a whistle to get the best out…

Gundog training tips – Jumping fences

Faced with a fence or a wall, many dogs choose to go round. You have to…

Gundog training tips – How to get your small dog to carry big game

Here how you get a small gundog like a cocker spaniel to retrieve a really big…

Gundog training tips – How to work your dog in thick cover

Faced with a large bramble bush, how do you get your dog to trust you that…

Gundog training tips – How to get your dog to do long retrieves

There’s lots of theory behind the long retrieve. Here is professional gundog trainer Howard Kirby in…

Gundog training tips – Easy indoor training

Even when the weather is bad, you can still do dog training exercises indoors. Professional gundog…

Gundog training tips – Jumping

Here’s how to teach your job to jump over obstacles. Professional gundog trainer Howard Kirby in…

Gundog training tips – How to use a dove launcher

Here’s how to use a bird launcher to train your dog to flush a bird. Professional…

Gundogs

Gundog training – Steadiness

Steadiness is like obedience, but much, much more. Top gundog trainer Ricky Moloney keeps his gundogs…

Gundog training tips – straight line long retrieve

Ever wanted to see a true quarter-of-a-mile retrieve? The hare is down. Here is the kind…

Gundog training tips – how to show displeasure

A pheasant gets up, the shot goes off, the bird is down, your dog completes a…

Gundog training tips – how to pick a hare

Picking up game is a knack for any dog, especially with all the other excitements of…

Gundog training tips – how to retrieve on the other side of a wall

A bird lands out of sight of your dog and you are flying blind. Here are…

Gundog training tips – how to go into brambles

Some dogs look at brambles and have no fear. But some dogs are shy and say…

Can a gundog learn new tricks?

How do you turn your highly-trained gundog that’s perfect on pheasants into a dog that can…

How to find lost or stolen dogs with DogLost

When Archie, a much-loved cocker spaniel, disappeared in 2009, his owners Simon Barr and Selena Masson…

TransK9 dog cages and dog transit boxes

Attention to detail has been a priority in the design and manufacture of all TransK9’s dog…

Crufts 2009 gundogs

Do you want to know what the perfect gundog looks like? You won’t see it on…