Training a dog to do a job that they’ve been bred to do is a fascinating task. Watching their genetics at work is quite something – and I love nothing more than helping owners uncover their dog’s natural genius.
For those gun dog lovers amongst you, check out these books for further insight and ideas in how to understand your talented dogs further.
1. Clicker Gundog by Helen Phillips
2. Positive Gun Dogs by Jim Barry/ Mary Emmen / Susan Smith
3. The Pet Gundog by Lez Graham
Today I’m grateful for the variety involved in my job. Whilst I share my lives with some brilliant and talented collie dogs, I’m lucky enough to train with a range of different breeds – all of which give me greater insight and understanding for my work.