This book offers a beautifully illustrated guide to training a working spaniel in the shooting field, from basic obedience to advanced hunting and retrieving.
With advice and step-by-step information from esteemed gundog trainer Graham Gibson, Complete Training for the Working Spaniel is suitable for both novice and experienced trainers, and is essential reading for anyone looking to bring out the best from their spaniel in the shooting field.
Topics covered include choosing a spaniel; teaching the basics - commands, lead training and the recall; introduction to game; hunting, retrieving and handling; common problems and solutions, from the delivery to chasing game; advanced retrieving and water work and finally competitions and gundog trials.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 144 pages, 141 colour photographs 4 diagrams
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 20/04/2015
- Category: Dog obedience & training
- ISBN: 9781847979452