Gundog training tips – how to show displeasure

A pheasant gets up, the shot goes off, the bird is down, your dog completes a perfect retrieve but then it all goes wrong. How much displeasure should you show to a dog? Top gundog trainer Ricky Moloney has a problem with his spaniel. Ricky Moloney runs Ribblesdale Labradors. This series on gundog training tips is brought to you by Skinners Petfoods, maker of the Field & Trial range of gundog feeds.


This item first appeared in Fieldsports Britain, episode 170. To watch the whole show go to