TRAINING INFO & OTHER STUFF

FREE & GOOD TRAINING ARTICLES & VIDEOS FROM VARIOUS SOURCES:
The following articles are free to all to assist you in your dog training!

FOUNDATION – The Building Blocks to a Versatile Champion Nov 2016 VHD Magazine – MUST READ!
DOG TRAINING WORD DEFINITIONS: Unsure what someone is referring too?
HOW TO PLANT BIRDS VIDEO: A video on how to plant birds. Good Head tuck method for Quail.
TRAINING WITH A CHECK CORD VIDEO: Helping your dog to establish point and hold a point.
INTRODUCTION OF PUPPIES TO BIRDS: From the NAVHDA “Versatile” Magazine.
INTRODUCTION TO WATER: A good write up on a method to introduce your puppy to water and get them swimming!
KEEP YOUR DOG FROM BECOMING GUN SHY: Great article by Steve Snell of Gun Dog Supply
PURPOSE OF TRAINING: Tips for training your dog, to keep in mind.
DO’S & DONT’S OF DOG TRAINING: More good information to read and follow.
CHAPTER BYLAWS: Current Kettle Moraine Bylaws.
TRAINING CHECKLIST: Handler & Dog Checklist for training.
WI DOG TRAINING AREAS: List of Wisconsin DNR Dog Training Areas.
CTY U & DUDDEE DOG TRAINING AREAS: These areas are not far from Chapter grounds.
CHAPTER LAND RULES: Land use rules for Kettle Moraine Training Grounds.

MEMBERS ONLY TRAINING ARTICLES & VIDEOS:
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KM Members names and Contact Information: Looking to contact a member to train with or ask a question?

BASIC TRAINING – Training Discussion & Obedience.
BASIC TRAINING – The SIT Command: Training a dog to SIT.
BASIC TRAINING – The COME Command: Training a dog to COME.
BASIC TRAINING – FIELD WORK: Exercise and Learning

ADVANCED TRAINING – The Check Cord
ADVANCED TRAINING – The HEEL Command: Training the dog to HEEL.
ADVANCED TRAINING – Teaching Backing: PART 1 – FOUNDATION June VHD Magazine
ADVANCED TRAINING – Teaching Backing: PART 2 – Taking it to the Field July VHD Magazine

If you have a training method, that you would like to share, please send it to Chris Mokler.


BIRD CARE AT KM GROUNDS: The following dates are available for bird care. Names next to dates mean that person is signed up for those dates. Members that sign up for a time period get 50% next years membership dues!

April 15-30th – Jason Vickman
May 1 – 15th – Mike Ladwig
May 16 – 31st  – 
June 1 – 15th – Eric Heimermann
June 16 – 30th – Paul Radmer
July 1 – 15th – 
July 16 – 31st
August 1 – 15th
August 16 – 31st – 
September 1 – 15th – 

Back up folks that could not do it consistently, but could help in case of an issue: