- The well-oiled dog. Mueller, Larry // Outdoor Life;Oct95, Vol. 196 Issue 4, p20
Offers tips on how to keep hunting dogs in top condition. Use of running programs for dogs; Vitamin C for dogs; Need for water during hunting.
- Cold-weather quarters. Mueller, Larry // Outdoor Life;Dec97/Jan98, Vol. 200 Issue 5/6, p30
Presents strategies for building shelter for hunting dogs during the winter season. Emphasis on conserving the animal's body heat through strategic design; Types of dog house bedding suitable for winter conditions. INSET: Freezer food..
- Let's go hunting! Frame, Lory; Frame, George // Ranger Rick;Nov93, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p16
Presents a story about hunting dogs. Encounter with a hyena; Life with pups; Search for food.
- It's a dog's life. Hill, Gene // Field & Stream;Jun93, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p6
Discusses, humorously, the high cost of keeping a hunting dog. The need for a new station wagon to transport the dog, new farm complete with pond, new field trial clubs with accompanying dues, and more; `Multi-canis,' a condition resulting in acquisitions of two or three Lab dogs; More.
- Starting the duck dog. Tarrant, Bill // Field & Stream;Jun93, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p94
States that how you introduce a retriever to water determines whether he'll sink or swim and tells how to do it correctly. Introducing a dog to water with other dogs on a hot day; Throwing a stick to get the dog to leave the safety of the shore; Kibble treats to entice into deep water; The move...
- A time to search our souls. Gibbons, Boyd // Field & Stream;Jun93, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p108
Challenges the controversial practice of using hounds to chase bears in the state of California, where the author is director of the California Department of Fish and Game and a hunter himself. The moral dilemma posed by hunting bears with dogs; `A Sand County Almanac,' by Aldo Leopold; The...
- First aid, part II. Tarrant, Bill // Field & Stream;Aug93, Vol. 98 Issue 4, p88
Focuses on management of injuries and diseases associated with hunting dogs. Lyme disease; Spear glass; Heatstroke; Poisons; Toxic exposure; Nosebleed; Eye injuries; Snakebite; Bee sting; Dogfight. INSETS: First-aid field kit, by B.T.;Tick, tick, tick (brochure on Lyme disease), by S.L.W..
- Keeping pup on his feet. Tarrant, Bill // Field & Stream;Nov93, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p102
Offers advice concerning gun dogs. Signs of a tired dog; Use of dog boots; Other products; Roading of dogs.
- Leave all the dog in the dog. Tarrant, Bill // Field & Stream;Jun96, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p102
Focuses on gun dogs. Training considerations; Breeding concerns.
- Natural ability. Tarrant, Bill // Field & Stream;Sep96, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p103
Outlines the top considerations for spotting the right puppy with a natural ability as a hunting companion. Nose; Search; Tracking; Desire; Chase; Retrieving; Hardmouth; Fetch and carry.