Occasional Gun Dog ” Wallen Wyatt” Sale Pending
Sire: Bronze GCH Rebellion’s Key to Erebor from Belle Notte 
Dam: Duck Ace Open Acres Jack Tatum the Assassin
DOB: 06/02/2023
Pedigree
EIC,CNM, DM,HNPK,PRA-PRCD,PRCD,DRD1,OSD1 and SD2: Unaffected
Chocolate Male

Wallen is a handsome fella who is very friendly and going. Hes always ready for a new adventure. 

Available training programs:
Companion: $7,750 ready now , Advanced Companion: $9,750, Working dog: $10,000+ 

 

Commonly asked questions:

What is your dog eating, How Much, and When?

Under a year old: Nutri Source Large Breed Puppy
Over a year old: Nutri Source Adult Chicken and Rice 

* 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

Instructional videos for Head Start, Companion and Gun Dogs

From Messy to Marvelous : Crate training and Housebreaking  By Sheryl Sundean

 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

* The books that are listed below are older, and were at one time, a  commonly accepted methodology of dog training.
 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 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.

Information for Weekend or Overnight Visits:

Our address for your GPS is:  8282 Crane Road, Cranesville Pa 16410

Pick up times are firmly M-F 1-3pm and Sat 9am-12pm by appointment only. Please plan accordingly.

Nearby dog friendly places to stay 

Local dog friendly activities 

 

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.

March 1-15th: Field trips, car rides, working at local parks with children for distractions 

February 15-28th: Field trips in and out of stores, car rides, field trips to Erie and larger towns for more distractions during training

February 1-15th: working on obedience and place lessons with distractions.

January 16-31st: We are working on our off leash recall. 

January 1-15th: Working on  learning the settle command. 

December 16-31st: We are continuing to work on obedience lessons with distractions. 

December 1-15th:  Going on field trips into town, working on here, heel , sit, sit/stay, down/stay

November 16th-30th: Working on obedience lessons and down with distractions. 

November 1-15th: Field trips to Edinboro, Mckean and Albion for exposure to traffic and town life.

October 15-30th: obedience lessons in town at various stores. Car rides in/out of crates

Oct 1-15th: Working on obedience lessons, place lessons with distractions.

Sept 16-30th: Working on intro to obedience and going on field trips.

Sept 1-15: sit lessons, place lessons,intro to obedience lessons, adventure walks with gunfire /fireworks

August 15-30th: adventure walks, swimming lessons, crate lessons and sit lessons

August 2nd: Working on intro to sit lessons, swimming lessons and crate lessons

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