Where it Went

By Tom Reed I will never get used to it. The suddenness of it. In humans, it is difficult enough. Wake up one morning and you’re having to use 1.5x readers for the newspaper. The tromp through the cattails seems to go a little slower, the truck’s warmth a little more welcome. The fire for […]

How to Choose Performance Nutrition Dog Food

Performance factors typically tip the scale when it comes to choosing the best food to feed an individual dog. Does the food in your dog’s bowl provide the nutrition and energy needed to power a hardworking bird dog?  “When choosing a food, it’s best to determine your dog’s energy needs, the most critical part of […]

On the Wing Podcast #33: Talking Idaho Upland

In this episode, Bob is joined by Matt Hardinge, The Habitat Organization’s western U.S. regional rep for a conversation with Jeff Knetter and Sal Palazzolo, biologists with the Idaho Department of Game & Fish.The group discusses the habitat needs and hunting opportunities for nine upland birds in the state of Idaho – pheasants, California quail, […]

Podcast Ep. #33: Put Idaho on your Bird Hunting Bucket List before you get out of shape

Podcast Ep. #33: Put Idaho on your Bird Hunting Bucket List before you get out of shape Bob is joined by Matt Hardinge, The Habitat Organization’s western U.S. regional rep for a conversation with Jeff Knetter and Sal Palazzolo, biologists with the Idaho Department of Game & Fish. The group discusses the habitat needs and […]

The Power of Listening

When it comes to training your bird dog, listening – a lot – is the path to more successBy Tom Otto Everything I ever needed to know about dog training I learned from my cousin Jimmy when I was about 12.  At that age I talked – a lot – and I’d love to have a […]

The New – And New Again – Faces of Upland Hunting

The Kids Are Alright

By Ted Gartner If you’ve spent any amount of time around your local Quail Forever chapter (or any other conservation organization for that matter), you’ve heard the mantra: take a kid hunting. And without question, it’s true that children are the future of our sport. But how exactly do you introduce a kid to upland […]

Purina Pro Plan Brings Expert Bird Dog Advice to 2019 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic

Bird dog owners and enthusiasts will be front and center at the Bird Dog Bonanza Stage during the 2019 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic, February 22 to 24 at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg, Illinois. Brought to you by Purina Pro Plan brand dog food and SportDOG Brand, the Bird Dog Bonanza Stage […]

Buy and Sell Hunting Dogs

Buy and Sell Hunting Dogs