DVD Collection: Volumes I through III
Focus: Upland Retrievers from Puppyhood through Finished Hunting Dog
Time: Approximately 100 min.
George Hickox is a well-known writer in the dog sporting world as well as hosts wing-shooting adventures in Alaska, South Dakota, and Georgia, is now teaching the how-to's of training gundogs to dog owners and trainers through this easy-to-follow program that he has been teaching across North America for the past decade in his School of Dog Training for Owners and Their Dogs. George Hickox has helped thousands of dog owners develop top notch hunting dogs, and these instructional DVD's will give you the tools you need to bring your dog to a world class level.
Volume I - Find 'Em and Flush 'Em. Volume I covers introduction to birds and gun, patterning, and hunting in range. Approximately 20 minutes.
Volume II - Basic Obedience and Electronic Collar Training. Volume II instructs the viewer how to properly train with low-level stimulation. The basic yard commands of Kennel, Sit, Here, and Heel are covered in depth. Approximately 40 minutes.
Volume III - The Conditioned Retrieve and Steady to Wing & Shot. Volume III instructs the viewer in the advanced training methods of developing a reliable retriever and delivery. Also covered in full are the training methods used to teach a dog to sit on the flush and shot, and not to chase. Approximately 40 minutes.