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Sportsmen Since 1967

Hunting dogs: A pointer’s one time to shine, and a decoy-gathering retriever

The author’s son, Curt, with his black lab, Carly. Carly was both a decoy and duck retriever! (Photo by Steve Weisman)

September in the hunting world means it’s time for our four-legged friends to take over. I have had breeds ranging from pointers to retrievers. There are so many great breeds out there, and I’m not here to tell you which breed is better or how to train them. That’s for the experts.
This article is about how these dogs become such a huge part of our lives. Two of my favorite stories are about two different types of dogs.

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