There are still many types of hunting with a Spaniel. I told you about the most famous ones. Pogonysh and marsh hens are hunted almost the same way as crakes, except that they choose wetter swamps with barrels filled with water. Hunting for grey partridge is similar to quail, but the birds sometimes keep very large broods, taking off with great noise and crackling, simultaneously maneuvering in flight, and often again landing the whole flock 100-200 meters from the place of ascent. The smell of grey partridge is very strong, especially if the brood is fattening. One evening in October we were returning home with the dog from a not very successful hunt: only woodcock and snipe were hanging out in the torques of the jagdtash. Suddenly, on a road that runs along the edge of an abandoned field, the dog pulled sharply into the field, literally screeching with excitement. Continue reading
Those who have read the rules for testing police dogs, probably know that one of the price graphs is called “STAGING”. The highest score for the production is ten. And to earn the highest score, the dog must demonstrate (read from the same rules) ” independent correct behavior throughout the entire set of tests, especially in relation to the shot without unnecessary signals, in full contact with the leader.” Here is about this “full contact” between leading and dog I and want to talk to the in its article.
There is no definition of “contact” in the test rules, so we will use a Large Encyclopedic Dictionary in which one of the definitions of this concept is described as follows: Continue reading