Big game, small game, upland, or waterfowl, Ontario OUT of DOORS brings you the latest tips and tricks.

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How to use collars to train your canine

by Tom Goldsmith | January 16, 2019

Properly used, collars support good training. Collars are often overlooked as training equipment, which is a mistake...

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Garmin enters Canadian gun dog market

by Tom Goldsmith | January 15, 2019

Garmin International Inc. has finally introduced a legal GPS tracking device option for Canadian hound and pointing dog enthusiasts...

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Teach Your Hunting Pooch Direction

by Tom Goldsmith | September 5, 2014

Essential exercises for any duck or upland dog.

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Getting Started in Blood Tracking

by Karli Strohschein | August 15, 2014

Be it a pup or seasoned hunting dog, training for blood tracking is always an option.

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Shed Hunting with your Hound

by Tom Goldsmith | July 19, 2014

A good dog makes all the difference.

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Know your rover, know its range

by Tom Goldsmith | February 3, 2014

Understanding your breed will improve your dog’s effectiveness in the field.

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3 tips for pushing the bush

by John Clarke | October 23, 2013

How to be a better dogger.

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Training with live birds: tips from a pro

by Tom Goldsmith | September 16, 2013

Effectively simulating a hunting scenario where you control the variables.

Puppy procedures

by Tom Goldsmith | June 1, 2013

Turn that bundle of fur into a gun dog.