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Great Beginnings 1st Year Training Upland Retriever
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Great Beginnings 1st Year Training Upland Retriever
Author

By George Hickox

Description

Great Beginnings follows the development of Edy, a female Labrador Retriever, through her first year. George Hickox demonstrates the comprehensive program that has helped thousands of dog owners in his school of Dog Training for Owners and Their Dogs across North America. The new approaches to CLICKER TRAINING and E-COLLAR introduction will benefit all owners and their dogs.

56 Minutes, DVD

 
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$39.95
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RJ206
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Hat - Green Woolserge
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Hat - Green Woolserge
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This cap is not a cheap import - it is made in the U.S.A. and is the highest-quality cap we could find. This cap features an embroidered logo and a leather adjustable strap. 
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$14.95
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RJ56
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Hat - Mossy Oak Shadow Grass Twill
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Hat - Mossy Oak Shadow Grass Twill
Description
This hat is not a cheap import - it is made in the U.S.A. and is the highest-quality hat we could find.This camp features embroidered logo and a leather adjustable strap. 
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$14.95
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RJ115
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How Sportsmen Saved the World
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How Sportsmen Saved the World
Author

By E. Donnall Thomas Jr

Description

This book's thesis is simple and logical: Faced with human development's ever-increasing demands upon habitat, wildlife today needs advocates more than ever before. When wildlife advocates work together, wildlife wins; when they bicker, wildlife loses. In this book Thomas tells for the first time the complete story of how sportsmen have managed to make the world a better place. Examining the lives and work of the giants in the history of wildlife conservation, Thomas concludes that the contributions of these sportsmen to the environment have been far more substantial than those of "environmental" organizations that have taken a stance against hunting and fishing.

Hardcover - 232 Pages

 
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$24.95
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RJ207
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Hunting Ducks and Geese-Second Edition
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Hunting Ducks and Geese-Second Edition
Author

By Steve Smith

Description

All the advice and information you could ever need on the sport from a duck hunter you can trust from, Retriever Journal Editor Steve Smith.

Second Edition. 130 Pages, Softcover.

 
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$14.95
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RJ212
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Just Puppies - Coffee Table Book
Title
Just Puppies - Coffee Table Book
Author

By Steve Smith

Description

The world of puppies is explored in these pages as never before with over 150 color photographs of rough-and-tumble pups in action and the engaging text of Steve Smith.

Hardbound. 120 pages. 
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$17.50
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RJ81
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Just Puppies - Half Pint Version
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Just Puppies - Half Pint Version
Author

By Steve Smith

Description

HALF PINT EDITION

A new twist on an old favorite. Heartwarming text and photos complete this pint-sized tribute to puppies.

Hardbound. 96 pages.

 
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$12.95
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RJ107
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Just Retrievers - Coffee Table Book
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Just Retrievers - Coffee Table Book
Author

By Chuck Petrie

Description

Two hundred colorful photographs of retrievers at work and play. In the tradition of Just Labs and Just Goldens.

Hardbound. 146 pages. 
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$34.95
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RJ82
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Meditations on Hunting
Title
Meditations on Hunting
Author

By Ortega y Gassett

Description

The only book that clearly defines the essence of hunting. It belongs in every hunter's library.

Hardbound. 140 pages. 
Price
$39.00
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RJ201
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Retriever Troubleshooting
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Retriever Troubleshooting
Author

By John & Amy Dahl

Description

The Dahl's provide valuable guidance on training dogs to go straight, developing marking and hunting ability, using pressure effectively, and promoting stylish retrieves through clear lessons and judicious use of force.

Softbound. 240 pages. 
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$24.50
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RJ198
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Smart Fetch
Title
Smart Fetch
Author

By Evan Graham

Description

The definitive text on force fetching Retrievers with and without the use of the electronic collar. Smartwork is filled with the kind of information you'd expect from a retired professional dog trainer ... laying down a good philosophy that usually gets glossed over in some books, but something that Evan puts first and foremost in Smart Fetch.

Spiralbound. 120 pages. 
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$20.95
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RJ190
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SmartWork for Retrievers Volume I - Basics and Transition
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SmartWork for Retrievers Volume I - Basics and Transition
Description

Dive into the basics of training your new dog and then transition into more advanced training with this volume of SmartWork For Retrievers. Book is sprialbound with places for notes, useful in the field.

Spiralbound. 178 pages. 
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$24.95
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RJ160
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Sporting Dog and Retriever Training: The Wildrose Way
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Sporting Dog and Retriever Training: The Wildrose Way
Author

By Mike Stewart

Description

The Wildrose Way is a unique, low-force, positive training method that is field-proven for upland and waterfowl gundogs. The training prepares dogs for versatility and makes them desirable companions for any situation. Raising a gentleman's gundog for home and field. This is a fully illustrated book with photographs and diagrams.

Hardcover - 256 pages, 200 color photographs, 8 1/2 x 11

 
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$44.95
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RJ213
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Sports Medicine for Hunting Dogs
Title
Sports Medicine for Hunting Dogs
Author

By Martin Coffman, DVM

Description

Sports Medicine for Hunting Dogs is the first book that gives the hunting dog owner comprehensive information and guidelines for the lifetime health care of their hunting dogs. Martin Coffman is the past president of the American Canine Sports Medicine Association. He worked as the Sporting Dog Technical Veterinarian for the Iams Company. He is currently a practicing vet who specializes in sports medicine, an avid hunter, and active in many breed clubs and hunting dog organizations. Martin covers a step-by-step schedule for the lifetime care of an eight-week-old puppy to a senior dog of 18 years. There are sections on conditioning; pre-season exercises; breeding; nutrition and supplements; the importance of good conformation; and health care. Sports Medicine for Hunting Dogs is an essential book for bird dog hunters who want the best performance and care for their canine companions.

124 Pages Softcover

 
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$19.95
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RJ211
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The 10-Minute Retriever
Title
The 10-Minute Retriever
Author

By John & Amy Dahl

Description

How to make an obedient and enthusiastic gun dog in daily 10-minute training sessions. The 10-Minute Retriever reflects the authors' belief that daily ten-minute training sessions best suit a retriever's attention span and lead to rapid learning. This book is easy to use for the absolute beginner and yet deeply informative for the serious student of retriever training.

Softbound. 256 pages. 
Price
$24.50
Availability
Backordered
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RJ156