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First time out w/ GSP


CarlWBL

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Sunday will be my first time out with my GSP. He passed his NA this spring and now I will be taking him grousin'. Any suggestions as to how to get him to get the grouse scent? Should I buy grouse wings and get him into the scent? My walking 8 month son has kept me pretty busy recently.

Any suggestions would be awesome.

Thanks,

Carl

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Just take him hunting. He's preprogrammed to recognize bird scent. Don't waste your time with bird wings. A game farm might be a good tune up too if you can get him out before Sunday.

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My breeder wanted to get him in this fall, but I haven't talked with them as I think they are prepping for a VC competition soon. I'll probably just get him out and put him to work.

Thanks.

Carl

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Carl, what worked great for me was picking up a couple of live birds from Oakwood up by princeton. I clipped the flying feathers and played fetch. Once your dog knows what it is looking for hunting becomes very enjoyable.

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