SPANIELS. By Gerald Bishop.

SPANIELS. By Gerald Bishop.

THE COMPLETE FLAT-COATED RETRIEVER. By Paddy Petch.

THE COMPLETE FLAT-COATED RETRIEVER. By Paddy Petch.

WORKING GUNDOGS: AN INTRODUCTION TO TRAINING AND HANDLING. By Martin Deeley.

1989 1st edition. Large 8vo (241 x 171mm). Pp174. B/w photographs, line illustrations. Green boards, spine titled in gilt.

"Martin Deeley ...is gundog adviser to the Shooting Times, manages his own kennels and is a professional trainer of spaniels and retrievers for both the shooting field and competition." In this successful book, which has run to many reprints, Deeley gives a detailed account of the sporting dog owner/trainer/handler's relationship with his dog, and how to ensure that this relationship is constructive, enjoyable and forward moving. Chapters include; Are you trainer/handler material?; Your dog and his basic needs; The team - you and your dog; The tools of the trainer; Puppy training and character building; The early days - basic training; Directional training; To jump or not to jump?; Training classes; Moving up to the real thing; Keeping it all going. Useful and deservedly well thought of.
£24.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
5610
More Information
Author Deeley (Martin).
Book Code 5610
ISBN 1852231920 / 1852231920
Book Description Very good in slightly used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1989
Publisher The Crowood Press.
Place Ramsbury, Marlborough.