Field Ready: Hunting with Your Dog Safely

Equip yourself and your dog with appropriate gear, including harnesses, leashes, reflective collars, and identification tags.

Proper Gear

Practice basic obedience, gun exposure, and retrieving exercises in various hunting scenarios before venturing out.


Prepare your dog physically for the demands of hunting through regular exercise and gradual conditioning.

Physical Conditioning

Understand and implement firearm safety protocols, including proper handling and storage, to prevent accidents.

Hunting Safety

Equip yourself with basic first-aid knowledge and supplies to address potential injuries in the field.


Teach your dog to respect non-target wildlife and avoid chasing or disturbing protected species.


Be mindful of your dog's capabilities and physical limitations, adjusting hunting duration and intensity accordingly.


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