Hunt, point and retrieving pointers have to learn everything: The have to quarter the ground scenting to find game we can't see and they have to point it till they are told to flush. After a successful shot they have t..
So the new recruit, Smeagol, my Hungarian Wirehaired Vizsla is a little gem. She takes most things in her stride and water is definitely not an issue. She swam out for dummies at 4.5 months old and never hesitates on th..
As the youngest pointer, Pontus, in my little pack turned 6 years old, I suddenly realised that I was getting a bit late in adding a new puppy. Pontus is a big, strong dog in his prime and he can comfortably do a day on..
Last September I had my first dog-encounter with an adder.
I was working my pointers on a grouse moor in Scotland and we had walked a good, long way away from the vehicles. In fact there ..