The Field Dog Life Blog is geared toward the hard core field dog enthusiast. From nutrition to field handling, we’ve partnered with some of the most knowledgeable trainers, hunters, and veterinarians to consistently deliver powerful stories and insightful articles you won’t find anywhere else.

Dakota Girl

By Casey Leger Recently, we had to say “See You Later” to the best dog that I have ever been blessed to care for and call a companion. She was the fattest, fuzziest pup of the litter when I picked her, nearly 14 years ago. We’ve logged hundreds upon hundreds of

Training Tips For Hunting Season

By: Marty Roberts of Sporting Life Kennels After lounging around all summer, many hunters are starting to get the itch for the upcoming season.  For those hunters with retrievers, getting your dog ready should start as soon as possible. And here are some great tips to

Shot Gun Willie Nelson

This year there were so many amazing labs no question, and our 2018 Lab of The Year contest yielded this awesome lab, Willie.  It is easy to see what an amazing athlete Willie is along with his stunning good looks: he gets them from his