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!!!
Here are a few photos of our SD Wild Pheasant Hunting! The days are warm, very windy and many Pheasants are flying. The Labs and Springers are having a lot of fun. Enjoy the photos!
We have a new addition to the Craney Hill Springer family. Her name is Maeve and she is from MN.. Thank you Ronn for such a beautiful puppy..
Dudley places 2nd at the Parent Club Trial. We are so proud of him, and he only needs one more point for his FC title.
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!!!
Bridget sent me this photo of Bonnie (Large Marge) & Clyde all cuddled up together sleeping. I think those two really like each other.
This was the last group at Grouse Camp, and it ended on a good note with birds in the bag for all. The guys in the group had seen many Moose, a Bald Eagle, Fisher Cat, Turkeys & plenty of Grouse and Woodcock during their travels around the area. We all had to deal with … More Grouse Camp Ends With A Big Bang & Bang!