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Chad Hines from Willow Creek Kennels learns more about Tom Dokken's innovative training lead at the Shot Show in Las Vegas.
Honker, an upcoming stud dog for Willow Creek Kennels, points his very first covey of birds. Honker is 4 months old and is learning to hunt with Chad Hines down in Mingus, Texas at Greystone Castle. Honker's intensity and style is exciting in such a young dog.
In this video Ethan Pippitt uses a bumper launcher to show how you can help your dog become consistent retrieving longer marks. This video outlines a three step process to help you get started.
In this video Chad Hines with Willow Creek Kennels shows you how to build on Steps 1-4 (target & sit training). This video focuses on crate or "kennel" training using positive reinforcement (food reward), along with a secondary reinforcer (a training clicker).
Watch Willow Creek trainer, Amber Sassen as she works with a pack of puppies learning to retrieve a bumper on a string.