[wp_ad_camp_2]Choosing a gundog is an important event in your life. From what type of gundog is best for you, to choosing your first gundog puppy, this part of the website is the section you need.
It’s your guide to finding a dog that you’ll really get along with.
There are many great breeds of gundog to choose from, but each has been bred for a particular purpose, and not every breed of gundog is suited to every gundog owner.
The breeds of gundog working in the UK today are divided into several categories. Let’s have a closer look
Breeds and categories of gundog
We have four separate categories of gundog. Each has a special role to play in the shooting field.
If you click on the links below, you’ll find more information about each category and a list of articles about the breeds in that group.
- Pointers and setters
The idea is to help you decide whether the breeds you are attracted to, are suitable for the purpose you have in mind.
Choosing your dog
Here are some more articles to help you find the perfect partner
- This article: Choosing your gundog: different categories has useful information about the different categories and their attributes
- This article:Choosing your gundog: which type of dog is best for you helps you decide which category of dog is best suited to your individual lifestyle.
- This article:Choosing your gundog puppy: which breed is right for you looks more closely at the breed choices people commonly make, how they are affected by them, and makes some recommendations for you!
If you already have your gundog puppy and are keen to get started with training and looking after him, this: Start Here – is a great place to begin.
And if you are not sure whether your current best friend would be suited to gundog training or fieldwork, we have an article to help you decide: Is my dog suitable for gundog training?
If you need more help or information on gundog types and roles, join my forum or Facebook group and talk to the many experienced gundog owners who visit there each day. You are sure to find a range of opinions, and plenty of help and support.