Occasional Gun Dog ” Finn Beard” Sold
Sire: Sundance’s Mister Incredible SH
DOB: 05/04/2023 Pedigree
EIC,CNM, DM,HNPK,PRA-PRCD,PRCD,DRD1,OSD1 and SD2: Clear
Finn loves attention. He loves to be with people and is just starting to explore outside the whelping box.. We expect this litter to be about 70lb when fully grown and to have the temperament to be a great companion, therapy, and working dog.
To be trained as :
Companions ready November 3rd – November 17th
Commonly asked questions:
What is your dog eating, How Much, and When?
* Available at Tractor Supply ( online), Chewy and Amazon.
Your dog is eating 3 cups a day, in the morning. This amount will probably change throughout your dog's lifetime. You may need to feed more or less as your dog gets older.
Est. Crate and Collar Size?
Medium to Large Ruff Land Crate ( Please see our Recommendations page )
17 inch ID collar and a 20-22 inch training collar
Your Dog's Favorite's Are:
Regular Treats: Pupperoni, Zukes Training Treats, Biscuits
High Value Treats : Chicken , bacon and cheese
Favorite Toys: Tennis Balls, Kongs, Elk and Deer Antler Chews
Preferred Petting: Ears, Belly and Back
Recommended Reading Materials and Videos
The Koehler Method of Dog Training ~ By Koehler
Retriever Training for the Duck Hunter ~ By Robert Milner
Retriever Hunt Test ~ By James Spencer
Training Retrievers to Handle ~ By D.L and Ann Walters
Training Retrievers: The Cotten Pershall Method~ By Bobby N. George Jr.
* The above books are older. Needless to say, that some of the training techniques practiced /discussed in these books are not condoned or used . Like all books / discussions, there is valuable information to learn even if you don't agree with the whole.*
The New Knowledge of Dog Behavior ~ By Clarence Pfaffenberger
Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog ~ By John Paul Scott and John L Fuller
The Dog's Mind ~ By Bruce Fogle
Retriever Training Guru Style~ By Keith Mathews ( DVD)
Animals In Translation~ Temple Grandin
What It's Like To Be a Dog and Other Adventures in Animal Neuroscience - Gregory Berns
Information for Weekend or Overnight Visits:
Flea, Tick, Heart Worm Prevention and Vaccination Information :
Prevention care is given on the first of each month.
We primarily use Revolution, Frontline, Sentinel, Seresto Collars, and Heartguard.
Please check with your veterinarian for recommended products for your area.
January 1-15th: We are working on intro to "look" lessons to teach your dog to maintain eye contact and look for direction.
December 16-31st: We are working on down with distraction.
December 1-15th: obedience lessons and car rides ( in and out of the crate) field trips to tractor supply, Walmart and the Edinboro mall.
November 16-30th: We are working on obedience lessons in town, field trips to various stores
November 16th - 30th: Pups are working on obedience lessons in town.
November 1-15th: Your dog is working on obedience lessons and place lessons.
October 16th-31st: Your dog is working on home etiquette lessons. This is where we focus on acclimating your dog to the sounds in a home, such as the tv, microwave, closing cupboard doors, opening and closing of doors, and the vacuum.
October 1-15th: Your pup is going on field trips into town while working on their obedience.
September 16-30th: The pups are working on obedience lessons and place lessons with distractions.
September 1-15th: Your pup is working on obedience lessons and crate lessons.
August 16-31: Your pup has gone on their first field trip to tractor supply.
August 1-16: Pups are working on light intro to obedience.
July 16-31: Your pup is working on sit lessons with a leash.
July 1-15: The pups are going for leash drags in the fields and woods and exploring new things.
June 15th-30th: Your pup is working on intro to sit lessons, crate training and beginning adventure walks outdoors
May 15th-30th: The pups are receiving their first mash meals and learning about the recall whistle
May 4th-15th: The litter is growing , reaching their puppy milestones and loves to eat and nap.
May 4th, 2023: Happy Birthday! The Truffle x Jack kids are doing great. Mama and all her children are healthy and came through perfectly