Is he put off by the movement of cold game, and distracted by the swinging parts?
The Dokken Deadfowl dummy could help you in moving your training forward.
Dokken Deadfowl Pheasant
These specially designed dummies, are purpose built to help dogs to improve their retrieving of game.
The deadfowl is made up of three seperate pieces, firmly attached but with loose enough links that the head swings independently. In a similar way to real bird would.
They are intended to help dogs to perfect the method of correctly carrying a bird, making use of their independently moving parts and similar weight.
The body is also soft, but durable, and so will sustain multiple proper uses.
Available to buy from Amazon, here.
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