Stories tagged: pointers
Sun., March 22, 2015
Wisconsin-Stevens Point seniors reach ultimate goal
Austin Ryf and three other Wisconsin-Stevens Point seniors arrived on campus the year after the Pointers won their last Division III men’s basketball national championship. They were made aware right …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2013
Landers: Even bird dogs need preseason training, too
Bird dogs are no different than neglected kids. Some turn out OK, but most grow up with troubles that could have been avoided with regular doses of attention. While Eastern …
Sun., May 12, 2013
Out & About: Spring training for bird dogs
OUTHUNT – A clinic for owners of pointing dogs of all ages and abilities is set for 8 a.m.-noon on June 8 at the Spokane Bird Dog Association’s Espanola training …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012, 6:28 a.m.
Washington’s oldest shooting preserve flush with pheasants
Farms along the Palouse River are well-known for producing bumper crops of wild game birds, but for nearly half a century, Pheasant Valley Preserve has taken bird hunting to a …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012, 6:26 a.m.
Early-season tips for dogs
Hot, dry weather is hard on dogs, which is why hunters must give special attention to their dogs during early bird-hunting seasons. Based on years of experience, Dan Hoke, veteran …
Sun., March 13, 2011, 8:02 a.m.
Dog trainer stresses importance of all-weather instruction
“Some people say I’m living the dream,” Dan Hoke yelled with a smile from the back of his horse as he trotted into a near blizzard. “Of course, they’re never …