Notes from John! Allie and I had our first duck hunt today. We took 15 birds (one drake pintail, one green wing teal, four blue wing teal, two mottled drakes, and seven ring-necks) all on public land. Although she was a little confused as to what was going at first, she quickly began to catch … More Allie & John Go Duck Hunting!!
Earl sent us a funny photo of how Riley has taken up TV watching on his off days from the bird field.
Poor Indie is under her blanket trying to stay warm in Boston. Indie had been at CH the past two winters for training but this year she has to face the cold and snowy weather in Boston. We miss you Indie! Anytime you want to get out of Boston just let us know, we will … More Indie Staying Warm!
Weather news from the North in Millbrook, NY… Trial prep at 3 degrees!!! All the dogs are trying to get warm by the fire! Betsey and Kevin have a trial this weekend in NY with expected temps 35* with 3-5 inches of snow coming. Enjoy that trial up there in the north. CH will be … More This Is Why CH Moved South!
Here are a few hunting photos from our dear friend Christine in PA. As you can see she has been very busy hunting with her dogs this fall. Great photos Christine and thank you for sharing.
Congratulations to Alan & Kermit on their 2 MH passes. Keep up the good work. I believe they only need 2 more for a title.
Notes from Greg!! I will take this over a thousand ribbons any day. Exactly one year ago today I picked this puppy up in PA. Exactly one year later, on a picture-perfect November morning in Vermont in my favorite covert, Rip worked, flushed, marked, and retrieved to hand his first grouse like a champ. Always … More Greg & Rip News
Now that Minnie has finished CH camp and is now back home with Joan & Peter she has been busy hunting pheasants. Joan is getting more comfortable working with her dog and Peter has the fun of shooting the pheasants out of the sky. Thank you for sending us the photo of Minnie Joan. Keep … More Minnie & Pheasants!!!
Scott took Lincoln west for some wild pheasant experience. They have been working very hard all year with Lincoln’s bird work, obedience, and steadiness. Lincoln and Scott were also at Grouse Camp and Lincoln did a fantastic job in the woods. Scott was not too bad either… Great job Scott & Lincoln!! Notes from Scott … More Lincoln’s First Wild Pheasant Hunt
Betsey placed 1st with her dog Riot & 2nd with Lone Star at the ESSFTA (Parent Club) Amateur Trial in NY on Oct 30th. She has been working hard at training her dogs, with some help from Todd. This is the first time that she herself has won the Parent Club trial. Congratulations Betsey!!!