Not a lot to report today. Took a little jaunt to a new spot I’d scouted a little in the preseason with Gus today. It was as much of a training expedition as a hunt. Gus really needs to figure how to take it down a notch when appropriate in the field. The whining, howling, […]
It’s here! Long awaited, much anticipated, planned and replanned…Grouse season has arrived. We loaded up this morning and went to some trusty coverts to kick off the action. It started as a beautiful day. It was a cool morning 28-29 degrees and clear with NO WIND. It’s been dry, but it shaped up to be […]
Pointing Dogs & Little Olives.
Late grouse opener this year. It’s like torment. I know…It’s only 10 days later, but it’s killing me. Leaves are turning or turned depending on where you are, the air is getting brisk, and I’m still hunting squirrels like I was in September. The one upside to this whole ordeal is that I’ve logged […]
We took to the field yesterday for the second tune up session of the season before the grouse opener on the 26th. It was a picture perfect fall day with the temperature just around 70. we ordered up 12 quail and took off. Gus had some great points through the day, but also showed room […]