PUPPY CAMP

15 week Irish Setters puppies learning about the birds.  Wyatt is in the lead, being chased by sisters Molly and Peig and brother Rambo.

Photo courtesy of Shine On Irish Setters

15 week Irish Setters puppies learning about the birds. Wyatt is in the lead, being chased by sisters Molly and Peig and brother Rambo.

Photo courtesy of Shine On Irish Setters

Molly at 4 months bring back a shot bird

Molly at 4 months bring back a shot bird

GUNDOG KINDERGARTEN
(otherwise known as PUPPY CAMP)

This training course is an introduction to the gun and field for pointer, spaniel, and retriever pups 6 to 8 months old.  Pups are boarded for 2 to 3 weeks and trained daily.
The course is designed to introduce pups to the field, birds, the shotgun, and to hunt by nose instead of sight.

OBJECTIVES
 
  • natural prey drive has been brought
  • loves to find birds!
  • follows basic commands in the field
  • there is an association between gun and birds
  • the pup has no fear of the shotgun report
Claire

Claire