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Stories, Tips, Resources & the Like

Establishing a Solid Foundation of Retrieving in Pups

Establishing a Solid Foundation of Retrieving in Pups

Last post I discussed how to get your young pup swimming. During the early months after acquiring a pup there is much to consider as far as exposure goes. One of those things is establishing a strong desire to retrieve from land. Start with Sound Genetics             If you get a pup from a litter...

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Getting Your Pup to Swim!

Getting Your Pup to Swim!

After acquiring a puppy of one of the versatile hunting dog breeds there is much to think about in terms of shaping that pup into a mature hunting dog. Much of what I do during the first year is expose the pup to all kinds of things that they will encounter as a hunting dog and pet. A few of the...

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Welcome to the V-Dog Blog!

Welcome to the V-Dog Blog!

A resource for v-dog owners & Enthusiasts There are several reasons I decided to offer the V-Dog Blog as a part of this website. Just below the title of the V-Dog Blog page you will see the phrase “Stories, Tips, Resources, and the Like!” This phrase sums up what you can expect the bulk of the...

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