Puppy Training 101: Tips to Train Your Gun Dog Puppy
Here is some advice from our experts that have bred and trained world-champion gun dogs. Keep reading to find out how you can raise your dog to be an obedient puppy and a world-class champion like some of these dogs!
What age should I start training my gun dog puppy?
“I start training my puppies at 8 weeks old. I start out by getting them affiliated with my voice, scent, and presence. When I walk up to their kennel, I want them to be watching every move I make. When I walk away, I want them to continue to watch every move I make.”– Mike Greene, Cottonville Road Kennels
How should I train my puppy?
“When training any puppy keep it fun and positive. Don’t overdo it. Less is more. Stop with them wanting more, not because they quit”– Marty Griner, Southern Brier Creek Kennels
What dog food should I feed my gun dog puppy?
Start your puppy off on the right track, and feed them Joy Puppy Food 32/18. Joy Puppy Food provides them with a complete and balanced diet in the years when nutrition is a vital component of their training routine. They need fuel to burn, and Joy Puppy provides them with the essential nutrients and minerals to grow into a more trainable, smarter puppy. Joy Puppy Food is formulated with REAL Chicken as the FIRST INGREDIENT and 515 kcal/ cup. It also has DHA for brain development; Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids for skin, eye, heart, and coat health; Glucosamine and Chondroitin for bone and joint health! Joy Puppy Food is now available in 5 lb bags! Ask your dealer to order today! Visit the Dealer Locator to find a dealer near you!