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Bob St. Pierre

Hugo, Minn.

Outdoors
January 29, 2015

Syren, Re-engineering Shotguns for Women

The Syren is a brand new line of shotguns specifically engineered to fit the female bird hunter's body.
Outdoors
December 12, 2014

KFAN Broadcasting Live from Minnesota Pheasant Summit

Saturday morning FAN Outdoors will be LIVE from Marshall, Minnesota from 6AM to 8AM
Outdoors
November 24, 2014

Bird Dog Hunting Life List

I've come to realize hunting over different bird dogs gives me a greater appreciation for the unique talents of each individual and breed.
Outdoors
November 7, 2014

It's Pointers vs. Flushers for Pheasants Forever's 2014 Rooster Road Trip

Pheasants Forever's Rooster Road Trip — an annual pheasant hunting trip dedicated to showcasing public upland habitat and access — has added a new twist to the upcoming expedition.
Outdoors
July 10, 2014

My New Bird Dog and Puppy Potty Training

I am proud to introduce my new 10-week-old female German shorthaired pointer.
Outdoors
July 2, 2014

Prevent Gunshy Problems in your Pup this Fourth of July

Any pro trainer will tell you the training necessary to reverse a gunshy dog is a long, arduous exercise.
Outdoors
June 24, 2014

Hannah Stonehouse Hudson Talks Life, Love and Bird Dogs this Saturday Morning on KFAN

In the summer of 2012, Hannah Stonehouse Hudson snapped a photo of a dog named Schoep swimming with owner John Unger in Lake Superior. Then the rollercoaster ride began.
Outdoors
April 28, 2014

Bird Dogs, Scent and Finding Birds

Your bird dog understands bird scent. Increase your understanding of bird dogs and bird scent and you'll be a better hunting team.
Outdoors
April 16, 2014

Wolters' Gun Dog: A Great Place to Start for New Bird Dog Puppy Owners

I've used Wolters' principles to help me establish the fundamentals in two German shorthaired pointing bird dogs that have also doubled as obedient members of our family.
Outdoors
November 27, 2013

Recipe: Pheasant Harvest Soup

Don't you dare throw away those pheasant legs and thighs. They'll make the best soup you've ever eaten.
Outdoors
November 13, 2013

BOOK REVIEW: "A Bird Hunter's Table"

Author Sarah Davies plans to donate a portion of all book sales to Pheasants Forever.
Outdoors
November 1, 2013

BOOK REVIEW: Hank Shaw's "Duck, Duck, Goose"

Hank Shaw will be on FAN Outdoors radio this Saturday morning on FM 100.3
Outdoors
October 18, 2013

Wild Game, It's what's For Dinner

Will the locavore movement lead to better local habitat conservation?
Outdoors
October 17, 2013

The Dogless Pheasant Hunter

Four instances you can successfully hunt pheasants without a dog
Outdoors
October 8, 2013

Reading your Bird Dog's "Tells"

Without the ability to talk, the hunter is left to interpret his/her bird dog's body language in the field to determine what that dog's nose is communicating to the rest of its body.
Outdoors
September 18, 2013

To Mom & Dad: Thanks for giving me a life outdoors

If those of us who care about our hunting traditions don't take the initiative to pass down our passion for the outdoors, then who will?
Outdoors
August 28, 2013

Bird Dog Names, From A to Z

Dog names should be unique to the individual doing the naming and hopefully this will create some originality in the process.
Outdoors
July 24, 2013

Defining a Good Bird Dog Blood Line

Folks interested in acquiring a hunting puppy should consider field trial and hunt test blood lines to find the best bird dog puppy blood lines.
Outdoors
July 8, 2013

Don't be intimidated by Breed Clubs, Hunt Tests and Field Trials

There are plenty of groups full of fellow hunters, interesting dogs and new friends. And their doors are always open.
Outdoors
July 2, 2013

Prevent Gunshy Problems in your Pup this 4th of July

As you celebrate our nation's independence this week, beware of two common causes of gunshy bird dogs.
Outdoors
June 12, 2013

The 5-Tool Pheasant Hunter

Elite pheasant hunters possess each of these five important abilities.
Outdoors
May 30, 2013

Why Do My Bird Dogs Like Turtles?

It's not uncommon for pointing dogs to lock up on a turtle.
Outdoors
May 14, 2013

Naming Your New Bird Dog Puppy

Admittedly, I am a name snob. A dog name snob in particular. Ironic coming from a guy named "Bob," I know. I get it. We all have our "issues."
Outdoors
May 2, 2013

What's the Nickname of your Favorite Pheasant Hunting Honey Hole?

Pheasant hunters like to invent colorful names like "Scotch Double Rooster Hill" or "The Red Zone."
Outdoors
April 26, 2013

The Importance of Prescribed Fire in Habitat Management

A well-planned and safely executed prescribed burn is an incredibly successful way to manage habitat for pheasants and quail.