- Training Your Retriever,
by James Lamb Free. This book is a classic and has
sections on Chesapeakes, Labradors, and Goldens.
- The Working Retrievers,
by Tom Quinn, et. al. This is my all-time favorite
and covers every aspect of training dogs for hunting and
field trials from the beginning to the most advanced levels.
- Training Retrievers To
Handle, by D.L. and Ann Walters. This book
is an excellent source of information for the more advanced
training in handling required by retrievers to compete
successfully in field trials and hunt tests.
- The Retriever Game,
by Boyd Gibbons. This is a fun book to read for those
interested in the life of field trialers and their dogs
competing in the national field trial circuit. It
profiles some of the well-known professional field trial
Sammie's Qualifying win makes her qualified all-age at 29 months.
Molly's Qualifying win makes her qualified all-age at 28 months.
•Qualifying RJAM at Cape Fear on 3/15/13
•Qualifying JAM at Carolina Piedmont on 3/29/13
•Qualifying 1st at Downeast, 4/12/13
•Qualifying 3rd at Lake Champlain 8/25/13
•Qualifying 4th at Maine O/H 8/30/13
•Open JAM at PRTA on 9/17/12
•Amateur JAM at MRTC on 9/23/13
• Derby 3rd at Tar Heel on 3/1/13
• Qualifying 3rd at Cape Fear on 3/15/13
• Qualifying 4th at Carolina Piedmont on 3/29/13
• Qualifying 3rd at Downeast on 4/12/13
• Qualifying 1st at Lake Champlain 8/25/13
Litters for 2014
Hannah + Magnum,
Piper + Paladin, Fall
The Retriever News
|Wendy Shepard Chisholm V.M.D.
154 Tay Rd.
Levant, Maine 04456