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Old 10-09-2008, 06:45 PM
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I just bought a German Wirehaired Pointer! Any suggestions On training books? I've always had flushers!


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Old 10-28-2008, 09:30 PM
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George Hickox video is pretty good, honestly I do not think there are any bad books or videos out there. alot of styles of trainig, you have to pick one and stick with it
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Old 10-29-2008, 06:09 AM
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I like 'The Best Way to Train Your Gun Dog: The Delmar Smith Method' by Bill Tarrant. It's old school, but I like it.

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Old 10-31-2008, 06:40 PM
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Take a look at any NAVHDA Chapter in your area. North American Versatile Hunting Dog Assoc. At the chapter level they help train you to train your own versatile pointing dog.

www.NAVHDA.org

Need help PM me. I run Wirehairs and have for over 20 yrs.

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Old 11-14-2008, 08:06 PM
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I've read several, but "Gun Dog" by Richard Wolter is my favorite. Very old school but has a lot of dog psychology that has fit my dog's to a tee.
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Old 11-19-2008, 06:05 PM
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DITTOS on the NAVHDA. You owe it to your dog to train him to the best of all his natural abilities. Youll be doing yourself a favor by placing the call. Lots of luck!

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