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Scott Linden: What I learned on my fall vacation(s)

Scott Linden
None of this will help you shoot more birds or make your dogs steadier. But in the long run, you will be enriched by the memories you make, the friendships forged. The journey will rise a notch or two on your life list.
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Add some elevation and shoot more birds

Scott Linden
If you can see your dog more often you’ll have a few extra seconds to get yourself ready for a safe, straight shot.
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Water is a key ingredient to successful bird hunting

Scott Linden
If the wind is right or your route allows it, hunt toward or away from water and you might get lucky. Or plan a route that hits water sources several times during the day.
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Bird hunting and hunting dog terms you need to know

Scott Linden
Hunting, field trials, dog training ... each has a language all its own and understanding it will lead to more success.
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Your dog can help you shoot better

Scott Linden
Sure, clay target practice is good. But the rubber meets the road when you’re in the field. That’s where you need to put a bird on the ground for your hunting dog.
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VIDEO: Dog training tips—learning to be steady

Scott Linden and "Buddy" demonstrate ways to teach your birddog how to remain steady.
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Hunting dog development and training—we are the key

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What makes a good bird dog? I mean apart from steadiness, strong nose, retrieving ability, and coat quality.
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Gear review: Meindl Perfekt hunting boot

Scott Linden
A look at how the Meindl Perfekt hunting boot fits and performs.
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Field survival kit essentials: you can take it with you – and should

Scott Linden
"Don’t leave home without it" is more than just an advertising cliché. There are a number of things I’ll carry any time I can’t see my truck.
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Shoot your shotgun better by paying attention to your dog

Scott Linden
Pay attention to your dog and you’ll be putting the odds in your favor instead of the bird’s.
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