Even though people have been using pointing dogs for over 400 hundred years, the early history of these animals is tough to make out. To this day, people are still wondering how these dogs were used to hunt game.
One theory is that pointing dogs were used to mark game that was then netted by the hunters. Before you dismiss this scenario, check out the video below. It’s from Pakistan, and what it shows may be the most original form of bird hunting there is.