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Bob St. Pierre
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.
December 12, 2014
KFAN Broadcasting Live from Minnesota Pheasant Summit
Saturday morning FAN Outdoors will be LIVE from Marshall, Minnesota from 6AM to 8AM
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
October 18, 2013
Wild Game, It's what's For Dinner
Will the locavore movement lead to better local habitat conservation?
October 17, 2013
The Dogless Pheasant Hunter
Four instances you can successfully hunt pheasants without a dog
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
June 12, 2013
The 5-Tool Pheasant Hunter
Elite pheasant hunters possess each of these five important abilities.
May 30, 2013
Why Do My Bird Dogs Like Turtles?
It's not uncommon for pointing dogs to lock up on a turtle.
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."
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."
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.
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