Advanced Retriever Training

This book will improve your handling as well as your overall approach to living and working with retrievers.

Advanced Retriever Training

Advanced Retriever Training

In Advanced Retriever Training, experienced trainer, competitor and judge, Laura Hill, takes a holistic approach to training and living with working retriever breeds. Whether your aim is to reach competition level or simply to troubleshoot your training practices, this book is the ideal follow-on to the basic commands and handling skills already established. Insightful and in-depth coverage includes reanalysing the basic pillars of breeding, feeding and training; examining your own behaviour and the effect it has on your dog and identifying your dog's psychological needs and tailoring your training accordingly. Key approaches to successful retriever work with positive, reward-based methods are covered along with training planning and management. An advanced approach to training essentials, including heelwork, marking, blind retrieves and navigating barriers are discussed as well as establishing and maintaining an enjoyable partnership with your dog. This book will improve your handling as well as your overall approach to living and working with retrievers.

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Advanced Retriever Training
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Laura Hill
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-26 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

In Advanced Retriever Training, experienced trainer, competitor and judge, Laura Hill, takes a holistic approach to training and living with working retriever breeds. Whether your aim is to reach competition level or simply to troubleshoot your training practices, this book is the ideal follow-on to the basic commands and handling
Tom Dokken's Advanced Retriever Training
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tom Dokken
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-04 - Publisher: Penguin

You will enjoy Dokken's famous no-nonsense, common-sense training approach for taking retrievers to an advanced level. In addition, you will see those principles in action via professional photography from Lee Thomas Kjos. Best, you can implement these training principles at your own pace and as your schedule allows.You will also
Retriever Troubleshooting
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Amy Dahl, John Dahl
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-03 - Publisher: Willow Creek Press

Nationally-recognized retriever trainers John and Amy Dahl (The 10-Minute Retriever) tackle advanced training methods and problem-solving using a dog's innate strengths to compensate for its weaknesses. They discuss how dogs learn at an advanced level while encouraging readers to tailor their training so the dog keeps progressing. Training topics include:
Gun-Dog Training Spaniels and Retrievers
Language: en
Pages: 193
Authors: Kenneth C. Roebuck
Categories: Hunting dogs
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-14 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

This is the first gun dog book devoted exclusively to the flushing breeds and also covers training retrievers for upland game work. Roebuck gives step-by-step instructions on how your own dog can help improve the hunt.
Retriever Troubleshooting
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: John I. Dahl, Amy Dahl
Categories: Pets
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-01 - Publisher:

Nationally-recognized retriever trainers John and Amy Dahl (The 10-Minute Retriever) tackle advanced training methods and problem-solving using a dog’s innate strengths to compensate for its weaknesses. They discuss how dogs learn at an advanced level while encouraging readers to tailor their training so the dog keeps progressing. Training topics include:

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