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A Hare Raising Experience

Monday seemed like a good day to get dogs out in hopes of finding some wary and wily late season grouse. The easy birds of the year that have survived human and animal predation by the time we reach December rarely make the same mistakes that give both dogs and hunters success back in October. […]

New England Bird Dog Club

My November 13th issue of the Field finally arrived battered and bagged.  The report for our Labor Day trial was in that issue. New England Bird Dog Club The New England Bird Dog Club has long been a fixture on the southern New England field trial scene, but moved its fall event to the scenic […]

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Guided Hunts 2016

The 2015 season is not even over yet and we already have a number of days book for next fall.  We have had an exceptional season with almost a 1000 birds flushed so far.  Our success is due to a number of factors.  First we had an excellent year on woodcock with strong local populations […]

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Day Off

It’s almost 9:30 in the morning and I’m still lounging around drinking coffee and catching up with the Internet.  This is only the second day off I’ve had this month and it felt good to watch the sunrise out the bedroom window and not be getting supplies ready for the day and loading dogs in […]