With its combination of informative instruction and beautiful photography, Training Bird Dogs With Ronnie Smith Kennels is the only book you'll need to raise a great companion dog for home and field. Ronnie Smith Kennels provides trainers, owners, and dog handlers with the most refined, developed, and proven methodology for training a pointing dog. The Smith family has spent two generations working thousands of dogs through a stair-step method of replicable techniques that result in a bird dog that is well adjusted, confident, and driven to fulfill its potential.
Written with a keen understanding of how owners go astray, this book allows even a first-time owner the opportunity to work through the phases of training a bird dog. From developing a confident puppy to introducing live birds, this book is an essential reference for both bird dogs and their owners. Ronnie Smith Kennels is the top breeder and trainer in the United States for pointers. Ronnie Smith is an internationally acclaimed dog trainer and a part of the most prestigious family in field dog training. Penguin Random House.
- By Reid Bryant with Ronnie Smith and Susanna Love
- Informative instruction and beautiful photography
- Essential reference for both bird dogs and their owners