Working Pointers in the Scottish Highlands


  • Pontus’ Hunting Season 2018-19

    Many of our customers are following the development of Pontus and I must apologise for the long silence. Pontus is a SLOW developer and it didn't seem as if there was a lot to report during the season, but I have summed ..
  • Creeping Pontus

    This year’s counting of grouse broods is nearly done in the Scottish Highlands. It is a very poor year for breeding, which is such a sad thing to see. We had two years of bad rain in the breeding season and bird stock ..
  • ….and Then the Wheels Fell off.

    As my dearest friend, Anne Johnson, says: “With pointers, in particular, just when you think things are going beautifully, then one of the wheels come off …….” And that is so true. It has been a while since I ..
  • Pontus now working.

    Well, the season is in full swing and Pontus has been walking with me, taking careful notes of how the other two are doing the job.Here Gaia has flushed the bird and Pontus is right in the middle of it all, taking it in ..