Wildflugel Tips of the Month

I post articles monthly on things that are relative to the breed.

Teaching Potential Life Savers – “Drop It” and “Leave It” - April, 2015

“Drop It” Why teach a dog to “drop it” – If you have a young puppy, you know the answer to this – it is because they frequently have something valuable or dangerous in their mouths! The goal is that when you cue “drop it”, your dog will open her […]

WHY NOT SEVEN WEEKS – THE FORTY-NINTH DAY REVISITED - March, 2015

Why reprint an article that appeared in the April/May 1994 issue of Gun Dog? Wasn’t the point made? Or do people still believe they should take their brand new pup home on the “magical” 49th day? Should anyone still want to take home their brand new pup at less than […]

A Tribute to “Charlie” vom Wildflugel - February, 2015

When I whelped my “U” litter vom Wildflugel in 1998 little did I know that the smallest puppy would have turned out to be one of the most talented dogs I have ever produced. Charlie’s parents were Franka vom Wittlerbaum and Fox vom Weidebach. Anyone familiar with my breeding program […]

The Five Types of the Deutsch Drahthaar - January, 2015

When breeding for “TYPE” it denotes an IDEAL, or a goal in breeding. Further stated, it is all of the desired qualities in a single dog. The genetic combination must be so strong that its effects persist from generation to generation. When “type” is achieved it can be consistently reproduced […]

QUESTIONS TO ASK A BREEDER CONCERNING PUPPIES PRODUCED AT HIS/HER KENNEL - December, 2014

1. If you are contacting VDD breeders, ask them to provide you with the parent’s test scores. 2. Do the parents have any incidence of hip dysplasia in their background? Have pups produced by these parents developed any dysplasia? Have the parents been evaluated by PennHIP? What were the results […]

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