Now in its 16th edition, this popular and useful book advises on all aspects of training and working gundogs. Issues to be taken into account in choosing a breed are dealt with, as well as puppy selection. Obedience training and training for field work are presented in stages according to the dog’s maturity. Much advice is given on a dog’s early shooting experience, while separate chapters cover spaniel training, pointers and setters, as well as kennel management and feeding. A final chapter brings the reader up to date with developments in field trials, training aids and veterinary considerations.