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LovenLifeGuy

Live birds

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I have been working with my pup with pheasant wings and duck wings as well as pheasant/duck road kill birds that I keep in the freezer between use. I would like to get him on some live birds. Anyone know where a guy could pickup some or how to get him on some birds? He is nearing 5 months old and the only live birds he has been around are a few he has flushed on accident north of here. I live in the northern suburbs if that helps.. Also, if anyone has any suggestions on what I should be doing at this point I would take that info also. This is the first dog that I have trained and I think it is going well but help from others never hurts smile.gif

Thanks, LovenLifeGuy

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Game farms should have pheasants in the next couple weeks. .

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I think you can get hen pheasants at Oakwood game farm in Princeton. What kind of dog do you have?

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what are the rules on working dogs on live birds that you buy from a farm? I would guess you have to be on a shooting preserve to hunt them but am not sure? Anybody know for sure?

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