Crate training your Lab puppy, why you should and a guide on how Labrador puppies are so cute and cuddly, it almost seems wrong to put them in a crate. But crate training is one of the best things you can do for your new puppy and for yourself. There are many benefits to crate […]
A step-by-step plan to potty train your puppy quickly If you recently added a new puppy to your home, you may be wondering how to housebreak or potty train your Labrador puppy. Housebreaking is one of the least desirable tasks when adding a new puppy to your family. It is never fun but consider it […]
Get your dog ready to hunt, without making him/her gun shy. As hunters, we ask a lot of our dogs. They must have a strong desire to retrieve and able to adjust quickly to changing situations. We expect them to want to please us, be patient, obedient and willing to work at a moment notice. […]
What many people fail to understand is that your retriever is learning every day, whether or not you are formally training him/her.
These obedience drills will help your retriever perform better both in the home and in the field.
If you aspire for your retriever to become an exceptional hunter or earn a Hunt Test title, it is vitally important that you plan and set some goals.