Regular Exercise Pays Off In The Long Run

Chesapeake Bay Retriever Regular Exercise

Regular exercise pays off in the long run.  We are finding this to be true especially for our senior dogs who have always been active. Since they were pups, our dogs have hunted all Fall and the rest of the Read More …

Blind Out In A Field

Blind Out In A Field

Sometimes things that look easy are actually hard.  That was the case at last Saturday’s group hunt test training when the dogs ran a blind out in a field. A pile of bumpers were placed out in the middle of Read More …

Ping-ponging To The Blind

Ping-ponging To The Blind

When a dog is running a blind retrieve, the desired path is a straight line.  However a young dog or an inexperienced dog may end up ping-ponging its way to the blind. A blind retrieve is where a bumper or Read More …

Turkey Watching With Thunder

Turkey Watching

Take a break from your day and come turkey watching with Thunder. Last Saturday was just beautiful so we were sitting on our screened porch at the cabin watching the birds, squirrels and chipmunks gather around the bird feeders.  Thunder Read More …

Retrieving Bumpers On A Sunny Day

Nothing Like Retrieving Bumpers On A Sunny Day

Except for hunting, there is nothing our Chesapeake Bay Retrievers like better than retrieving bumpers. If it is a nice sunny day, all the better. Saturday it was cool (the day started with temperatures in the high 30’s), but sunny Read More …