Here’s a great video of some old-school duck hunting with a real punt gun: The Fens (1945) – Wildfowling. This style of waterfowling was practiced through the UK and Europe. The Fens are a coastal area on the east coast of central England.
Hunting dogs can be frustrating, exhilarating, and, when they leave us, heartbreaking.
This video introduces you a lab named Sam and a duck hunter named Steve Koehly. I learned something from both of them. They may teach you something, too.
Warning: If you don’t want to be seen with wet eyes, don’t watch at work.
The answer is…your hunting dog. Of course, to read your dog you have to know what to look for. Check out this video to see the signals that say it all…
Lingo – everything has it. Here’s a good intro some of the basic training terms retriever guys toss around all the time.
I’ve never really hunted ducks. I would like to try it, and this video shows why. I love the sight of those ducks coming in to those decoys. It sure looks like a lot of phone. Check it out.
As the season gets closer, here’s a little teaser to get your heart pumping…small boats, big water. Check it out…
Take a retriever, strap a tiny video camera onto it, pop a few ducks, and what do you get? Well, check it out: