Top Mistakes in Gundog Puppy Training & How to Avoid Them

Springer Spaniel Puppy owned by Kugae Gundogs

Training gundogs has changed a lot in the last decade. Our expectations for working dogs have increased significantly compared to the past. Standards are high but our dogs are also part of our day-to-day life. In this blog, we discuss common mistakes when training gundog puppies and how you can sidestep these pitfalls for a […]

The Post Shooting Season Clean Up!

After a full on busy season, I have had my one day off, I did promise myself the whole of February but it never happens and what lays before me now is the task of bringing in all the equipment, which is a mammoth job in itself.  We must bring it in, clean it, repair […]

Gundog Puppy Class

What a great Puppy class we had yesterday, lots of socialising and learning to sit and focus while there were so many distractions around. We were very impressed with the puppies and handlers. The weather was kind as well so we also got several puppies into the water for the very first time and they […]

Simulated Shoot Dates

Saturday 6th May – EVENT FULL Saturday 3rd June Saturday 1st July – EVENT FULL Saturday 5th August First class Simulated days run by an established organisation. Enjoy 1000s of Eco Clays, lots of fun and plenty of shooting for all levels. Hospitality includes Breakfast Baps on arrival, Elevenses & Lunch. £195 per gun.

Are Simulated Game Days the future?

These days are becoming more and more popular particularly in light of the latest challenges facing the shooting world. Bird flu, substantial increases in costs and now we have heat waves to deal with, which we simply are not used to dealing with in the UK. Simulated shooting, in our opinion, is the way forward.

Springer Spaniel Puppies!

A very proud moment for us having our litter of ESS puppies of outstanding pedigree. Skye has had her first litter. 6 beautiful puppies all strong and healthy and a joy to watch growing.

Welcome Edward & George

These two young brothers are showing outstanding signs in their training to become first class gundogs.

Simulated Game Day – Nottinghamshire

A spectacular day had by all in some fabulous hidden scenery of Nottinghamshire. Our team positioned the equipment for very challenging clays and the guns did it proud. 3 drives presented during the day to replicate high partridge shooting. Great to see some younger people at this event and what magnificent shots they were.

Field Trial Training with the Lincolnshire Gundogs Society

A dog swimming with a yellow ball in its mouth.

An outstanding day was had by all who attended the Kugae Gundogs and Lincolnshire Gundogs Society joint training day, held in the Lincolnshire Wolds. We completed three different scenarios training both retrievers and spaniels. Second scenario was to send the dogs across a strip of water on to an island to retrieve the dummies, this […]