My gundog ignores me when working in sugarbeet!

After training my gundog I worked it for the first time last season – and noticed he was less responsive to the whistle when working in sugar beet than at other times. Any idea why?

How do I stop my gundog from swapping birds?

How do I stop my gundog from swapping birds?

Gundog training: My spaniel bitch is doing well in her first season but last Saturday when sent for a retrieve she picked the bird then dropped it on the way back in favour of another. How can I stop her doing this?

What’s the law on dogs worrying sheep?

My sheep have recently been twice attacked by a dog and several injured. What is the legal position regarding shooting a dog under these circumstances?