Janet Menzies

The purest of canine lineages have been bred by the bluest bloods in the land, who have continuously fostered the finest lines. This is a Bark's Peerage of aristocratic kennels.

Your gundog's first shoot day

After months of training your young gun dog, it is understandable that you want to take it on its first shoot. But beware the pitfalls.

Amateur dog handlers tend to be forgiving of their dogs' faults. However, consistently good behaviour is important for progress

For those training their first gundog, the gap between theory and practice can seem almost impossible to reconcile.