Confessions of a Woodcock Hunter

I’m a grouse hunter.  I raise pointers that are highly competitive in grouse trials.  I train grouse dogs, and I even wrote a book titled Building a Grouse Dog, but I have a confession to make – I have had a long and passionate relationship with woodcock.  One might suggest that I actually cheat on […]

Breeding announcement

Wild Apple Snakecharmed (Elhew Snakecharmer X Xenia Elhew Sinbad Jesse) came into heat at the end of last week and will be bred to Wynot Atom (Wild Apple Jack X Wynot Belle).  If all goes as planned we should have puppies some time in the second half of September.  Stay tuned for updates.

Wild Apple Calvados Championship win #3

Northern New England Woodcock Championship From the report in the American Field November 23, 2019 Day Number 5. Luck of the draw, the weather changed overnight leaving the morning’s first brace a damp cooler run.  Both Wild Apple Calvados (Doherty) and Suemac’s Sashay (Hughes) handled and hunted the entire (Lonesome Ridge) course.  Calvado’s ground race […]