That Girl With The Goldens Jun 10, 2023
Form and Function: The Golden Retriever Breed Standard in Action
Join me for a field-connected section by section analysis of the CKC standard for the Golden Retriever. If we are to preserve the working function of the breed, judges, breeders, handlers and fanciers all need to have a view to the standard and their dogs that keeps function in mind. I also invite you to join us for breed education opportunities at the GRCC National Specialty hosted by the GRCGT August 27-30 in Stratford ON and environs. Details at grccnational.com in the Events tab.
Jun 10, 202348:60
A Chaotic Couple of Weeks
We delve into the events of the last couple of weeks which involve a few hunt tests, training challenges, forest fire impacts and a Lyme Disease diagnosis.
Jun 09, 202311:23
On Breeding for Health, Soundness and Longevity
Some musings in the aftermath of a loss in our pack.
May 09, 202315:09
Core Starting Equipment for Retriever Training
In this episode we outline some of the equipment you will need to source to start training your retriever puppy.
Apr 29, 202334:22
Welcome and All About Us
Welcome to the podcast and discover what we will discuss in future episodes and learn a little bit about me and my Golden crew.
Apr 28, 202311:03
Fundamental Considerations in Retriever Gundog Training
In this episode I discuss some fundamentals of how dogs learn and how to use some of our training tools to capitalize on their natural traits.
Apr 28, 202317:47
Got Field Goals? Getting Retreiver Puppies Started in the Field
In this episode I discuss the importance of selecting for working traits and starting puppies on retrieving skills early in their lives.
Apr 19, 202340:29