Mark Whitehouse

Mark Whitehouse
hard-mouthed dog

Hard-mouthed: My English springer spaniel was retrieving what I thought was a dead squirrel and was bitten by it. She reacted by shaking it and when it was dead she…

labrador

Mark Whitehouse says: Making noise and whining are major eliminating faults in field trialling events, and this could be one of the reasons he has been sold as a shooting…

Whining dog

I was told he had not made the grade for field trial competitions when I picked him up. I am thrilled with how he has fitted in to his new…

Gundog training: What do you do from February to August to keep your gundog training programme moving forward and developing your young gundogs? I have a 20-month-old cocker and I…

Spaniel training: I have been helping on my local shoot, dogging-in birds from the boundaries. My two spaniels have started pulling forward onto scent and sometimes going off the whistle.…