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The Trail to Advancement by Jim MacWalter

Thank you to our newest Guest Blogger -Jim MacWalter for this article written in 2013 sharing his experiences training Gordon Setters for their Senior level Hunt Test title. 971 more words

Gordon Setter

Are Hunt Tests For Me?

This is the exact question I asked myself almost 3 years ago.  My answer was no.  I said, “I don’t need another hobby.  I am already pushing it with as much fishing and hunting as I do now.”  I was wrong. 113 more words

Dog Training

Welcome to the Four Points Retriever Club

FPRC was founded in 2003 and has grown it’s membership each year by being a very active club. The name “Four Points Retriever Club” comes from our original members’ locations in the Twin Cities, St. 259 more words

Dog Training

Sit Sit Sit

Yep that is what we will be working on with Freighter after this past weekend’s disappointing hunt tests.

We knew we were in for an interesting weekend when we left Freighter in his crate to help set up for the test and in that short time, he ripped up the pad-like bed in his crate.  595 more words

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Thursday Barks And Bytes--Freighter Works It Out

Freighter had an easier time than Storm with the second set-up last Saturday.  Of course since he is not as advanced in his training, he ran an easier version. 372 more words

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

13,070 Steps....and an exploding stomach

I sit and type most of the day for my job. Some days I am active with it, and others I never leave my seat except for the bathroom and food. 954 more words

Weight Loss