Training Clinics FAQ

Many new NAVHDA members don’t know what to expect when they go to their first training clinic. Our clinics are designed to help handlers and dogs from novice to advanced. Trainers and experienced handlers will direct a variety ofactivities that address the many skills your dog needs to be a successful versatile hunter, whether or not you plan to test your dog in the NAVHDA program.

Click on the questions below to see answers to the most commonly asked questions. You can have as many or as few questions open as you want at any time. If there is a question you don't see below, email us. We may add your question to this page for others to see.

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Can I purchase birds to take home for training? [Show Answer]

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My dog hasn't trained with other dogs. Will this be a problem? [Show Answer]

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