gun dog


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gun dog

1. a dog trained to work with a hunter or gamekeeper, esp in retrieving, pointing at, or flushing game
2. a dog belonging to any breed adapted to these activities
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GUN DOG will continue to be your source for training tips on how to perfect your bird dog.
The event, sponsored by Algo, covers shooting, fishing and gun dog handling and was conceived to promote and acelebrate the many estates and keepers who work so hard to conserve Scotland's beautiful countryside and provide high quality country sports.
The following images are a collection of shots of a few gun dogs I had the privilege of sharing the fields with over recent seasons, presented as a tribute to our hard-working gun dogs.
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In addition to her day job, she runs a private training business that offers a variety of services and classes, including gun dog training.
There can never be a guarantee that a puppy will become a gun dog (in training they may be gun shy) so an exemption would be unenforceable - as well as nonsensical from a welfare point of view.
The grey Weimaraner gun dog was in an open-fronted pen next to a public walkway at Birmingham's NEC.
He made a great show of putting his gun dog on a lead and making it sit beside him when he spotted members of the public walking.
Yes, after a total of 20 years as Editor of GUN DOG, it's time for me to pass the torch.
The event, sponsored by Algo, covers shooting, fishing and gun dog handling and was conceived to promote and A-celebrate the many estates and keepers who work so hard to conserve Scotland's beautiful countryside and provide high quality country sports.
Well, Phantom could do that for GUN DOG or WILDFOWL.