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5 Tips to Get Your Gun Dog in Shape

HUnting dog Photo by Smokin Gun Dogs

The heat of summer can be enough to keep even the most avid outdoorsman indoors, and it’s tempting to bring your gun dog into the comfort of air conditioning to avoid soaring temperatures. While there’s nothing wrong with helping your … Continue reading

8 Summer Survival Tips for Hunters

img-levermag-shooter Photo by Henry Repeating Arms

Even though most everyone looks forward to summer, with its longer days and laid-back feel, those long days can stretch into what feels like years of anxious anticipation for hunters ready to start the next season. Although it may seem … Continue reading

The Best Hunting Dog Breed

duckhunter_dog2 Photo by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

To accomplish any task, it’s helpful to have the right tools. The same goes for hunting dogs. Depending on the type of game you hunt and the tasks you want the dog to perform, there are several factors to consider … Continue reading

How To Train Your New Hunting Buddy

duckhunter_dog4 Photo by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

Bringing home a new puppy is a special time, especially when he will become your constant companion and hunting buddy. You may envision yourself in full camouflage, hunkered in a duck blind with your dog right beside you. He’s quietly … Continue reading