'any training day is a good day'
Waterfowl Training Course
In the Waterfowl Training Course, your sporting dog will be ready to run multiple marks, handle left, right, and back commands up to 125 yards from the handler, run short cold blinds, respect other working dogs in the field, and be steady to birds both flushed and shot. Your finished companion will have completed picking up 25-35 shot birds, worked out of flooded timber stands, roll-top pit blinds and ground huts for field hunting. Also covered in this program is an extensive obedience level that allows you to enjoy your hunting companion in the home as well as in the field.
Upland Bird Training
In the Upland Training Course, your sporting dog will be ready to pick multiple marks, steady to wing & shot, and quarter under control to flush game within gun range. Also run short cold blinds in and out of the dog’s quartering pattern. Your dog will be exposed to multiple game birds found during the upland hunt. This course also offers the same extensive obedience level to enjoy the dog in the home as well as on the hunt.
Hunt Test Training
Whistling Wings participates through out the year in Hunt Test Competitions with selected students from our training programs. For more information about your canine companion becoming a hunt test competitor please contact us. **In all of Whistling Wings training programs, we encourage owner involvement and recommend you visit at least once a month while your companion is staying at Whistling Wings. Each owner of ever student in training receives a training update once a month by either phone or email.