Sporting Gun Dog ” Turbo Lyons ” 
Sire :Sundance’s Mister Incredible SH
Dam: Duff.
DOB: 3/7/2023.
Pedigree
EIC,CNM, DM,HNPK,PRA-PRCD,PRCD,DRD1,OSD1 and SD2: Unaffected.
Black male


To be trained as : Started  Gun Dog, est. home date: March 2024

Bird Bank : 0
* Preserve Season opens on Sept. 1. To order birds for your gun dog, please click the” Click here for more Options” button below. A minimum of five birds in your dog’s bird bank is appreciated.

 

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 for pickup / Transportation options

Medium to Large Ruff Land Crate ( Please see our Recommendations page )

17 inch ID collar and a  22-24 inch training collar

Transportation / Driving Services:

 We prefer driving services overflights. Here is the contact information for transport companies that we have used and recommend.
Please contact them directly for quotes or any questions about the services that they provide.

* Sundance Transport: In-house transport is provided by us. Limited range and availability. Please call Sheryl at 814-790-2643.

​* Executive Pet Transport : (678) 975-2518

*Royal Rides : Kassie Wilson, owner 1-806-759-8452, Braydon Wilson, manager 1-806-789-5341

*Blue Ridge Transport: 703-403-1398

*Lyons Pet Transport ( International) +1 (905) 320-0558

*Astrapi Pet Transport ( International) : 438-969-9111

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:

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 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

Training videos for: Head Start Puppies, Companions, Working and Gun Dogs

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.

December 15th-30th: hold lessons , intro concept marks

Dec 1-15th: hold lessons with obedience over obstacles, field trips at local preserves

Nov 15-30th: hold / obedience lessons over obstacles, concept marks and force fetch.

Nov 1-15: Obedience lessons, hold / concept marks, field trips into town and to local hunting preserves

Oct15-30: obedience and hold lessons, exposure to birds / gunfire

Oct1-15th:Hold and intro into force fetch

Sept1-30th: Hold and obedience lessons

August 21-August 30th: Gun Dog Training: Introduced to gun dog obedience, overview on here, heel and sit. With the addition of " whistle sit" Introduced to table work and intro to hold.ug

Prior to mid august graduated companion and adv companion training.

 

Dec 1-15th: Field trips to Home Depot, Tractor Supply, Lowes, and other local pet stores.  Working on lesson in high distraction areas.

Nov 15-30th: Continuing obedience lessons in town, high distraction areas, home etiquette lessons

October 31-Nov 15: we are working on home etiquette lessons, field trips, car rides, and exposure trips to larger towns around our area.

October 16th-31st: Your dog is working on home etiquette lessons. This is where we focus on acclimating your dog to the sounds inside a home. TV, microwave, vacuum, slamming cupboard doors, opening and closing doors.

October 1-15th: Your pup is working on intro to off-leash

Sept 16-30th: Pups are working on down stays with distractions

Sept 1-15th: field trips, car rides, and obedience lessons around the Edinboro University

August 16- August 31: Pups are going on car rides around town and exploring new places.

August 1- August 15: Pups are working on down stays.

July 16-July 31: Pups are continuing to work on obedience lessons and taking field trips into town.

July 1- July 15: Pups are working on obedience lessons and place lessons.

June 15-June 30th: Light obedience lessons, adventure walks in the woods with gunfire, small fireworks at a distance away, sit lessons , field trips to tractor supply

June 1-15th: Pups are working on light intro to obedience and continuing to work on sitting with a leash on.

May 16th-31st: The pups have gone on their first field trip to Tractor Supply and working on sitting with a leash.

May 1-15th: The pups are working on sit lessons, down and place . Using a clicker to mark the desired behavior and a treat for a reward. As a group, they are going on long walks in the woods, fields and around the ponds. During this walk they are also exposed to gunfire and are working on their recall whistle lessons.

 

April 25, 2023: The pups are working on their intro to puppy sit lessons, going on puppy adventure walks, and will have their first vaccinations next Tuesday. Once they have their first round of vaccinations, they are ready to have visitors. Please note that visits should be planned around picking your pup up for the day or weekend vacations. We are a working preserve and training ground for hunting trials. On-site visits are limited; it is strongly encouraged that you pick your puppy up for a weekend vacation.

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