Author: Bill Tarrant
Format: Softcover, 178 pages, B/W Photos & Illustrated
Dimensions: (in inches): 9.35 x 6.32
Bill Tarrant explains how to effectively use dogs to hunt a variety of game birds: pheasant, quail, chukar, grouse, doves, ducks, and geese. He describes how to handle a dog to either find the bird and present it to the gun or fetch it to hand after the shot. He also details in this hunting dog training book
which type of dog is best for each type of bird. This book reviews:Selecting the dogs gearIdentifying each species of bird The right dog for the right birdShotgun selection from gauge to shot sizeAbout the Author:
Bill Tarrant has been described by Hunting Retriever magazine as "one of the premier dog writers in America." He has won numerous awards, including the Outdoor Writers Association of America's prestigious Deepwoods Award, and was twice named Dog Writer of the Year by the Dog Writers Association of America.