This year the pheasant season opens on Sept 23rd at our hunting club, Hastings Island Hunting Preserve. But like every … Continue reading Preseason Warm Up Hunt
One of the things that I find most difficult in dog training is working alone where I need to deal … Continue reading Solo Hunting
I first met Ron at the Bowhunters Unlimited range in November of 2012. He had been organizing a pheasant hunt … Continue reading Pheasant Hunting With a Bow – Part 3: Dale’s Turn
I first met Ron at the Bowhunters Unlimited (BHU) range in November, 2012. He had been organizing a pheasant hunt … Continue reading Pheasant Hunting With a Bow – Part 2: The Early Hunts
I was at the Bowhunters Unlimited (BHU) field course one day in mid-November 2012. It’s always good to get an … Continue reading Pheasant Hunting With a Bow – Part 1: How I Met Ron
The first chapter of a six part series introduces Patty. He is not a finished dog but for safety and … Continue reading Steady to Wing & Shot: Part 1
Patty is a Llewellyn Setter. That is a line of English Setters bred specifically to hunt. He lives to hunt … Continue reading Patty’s Body Language
My good friend Ron VanderHeiden and I were filming at Hastings Island Hunting Preserve in northern California last week. He … Continue reading Paparazzi!