Ben Busby, Author at Great Days Outdoors
Training Hunting Dogs With E Collars

Training Hunting Dogs With E Collars

Training hunting dogs with E Collars is a great way to prepare your dog for hunting season Today’s e collars are excellent tools for training hunting dogs in the off-season and keeping them in control during hunting season. E collars for hunting dogs are only a...
Introducing Dogs to Gunfire

Introducing Dogs to Gunfire

The proper way to introduce a dog to the sound of a gun.   There are many ways to acclimate young gun dogs to loud noises. Many owners start with having metal cans and metal dishes for puppies to play with while getting the pups accustomed to the constant...
Bird Dog Training: Things to Consider

Bird Dog Training: Things to Consider

What is my Dogs Primary Purpose?   In training a novice pointer, we are training obedience rather than how to hunt. Every spring finds most of us bird dog owners asking ourselves, “What do I do next?” We are consumed by thoughts of training our upland bird dogs....
Training Your Gun Dog Whoa!

Training Your Gun Dog Whoa!

“Whoa” is perhaps the most important command for your gun dog. The most important command without a doubt is training your gun dog Whoa! This simply means stop moving “NOW.”   Hold Their Point Most pointing dog breeds from good bloodlines do not have to be taught...
Ways to Keep Your Hunting Dogs Safe in the Winter

Ways to Keep Your Hunting Dogs Safe in the Winter

Hypothermia, like heat exhaustion, can be very difficult to detect in your dog.   As winter approaches, it’s time to consider some of the hazards that hunting dogs may encounter this winter. Below are five different ways to keep your hunting dogs safe in the...