| Author Veronica Heath
Description During the last ten years there has been a huge increase in people keen to assist with their dogs during shoots. This book is a guide to the initiation and management of a successful 'picking up' combination in the field, i.e. human and canine. It gives advice on choosing a suitable dog, the options available for training , the different environments your dog may be worked on - such as grouse moors, pheasant shoots and rough shoots. Also, it explores the relationship between pickers-up and guns, and gives a useful insight into what shoot managers actually expect from their pickers-up.