Who is the RMPLC?

To say that we are absolutely crazy about Pointing Labs in the Rocky Mountains would most certainly be an understatement.  We are proud of our club, the Rocky Mountain Pointing Labrador Club (RMPLC), and were honored to have the opportunity to share a bit about who we...
Flash-Bang Blunder

Flash-Bang Blunder

Explosives and idiots are a dangerous mix.  By Jeff Fryhover I HEARD ELEANOR Roosevelt once said Marines have the cleanest bodies, dirtiest minds, highest morale, and lowest morals of any animal she had encountered. If she ever spent any time duck hunting with a...
Dangers Afield

Dangers Afield

The sound of crinkling leaves underfoot signals the start of upland bird hunting and fall field trials, a favorite time of year for many sporting dog enthusiasts. Lurking in the grouse woods or along the edges of a prairie where bobwhite quail can be found are unseen...
Final Cut – You Lose Sight of the Big Picture

Final Cut – You Lose Sight of the Big Picture

By Two Silly Hounds Driving slowly along the gravel road looking in awe at the beauty of the foothills of the Continental Divide, I’m reminded of how fortunate a life I live.  My dogs and I are heading up to visit with trainers and attend a Rocky Mountain...
Stabilizing The Stabilizer

Stabilizing The Stabilizer

By Barbara Fawver When an 8 ½-year old black male Labrador Retriever named “Weezer” hobbled into Dr. Jeffrey J. Schuett’s veterinary clinic in Pewaukee, Wis., it was a classic case of a tom cruciate ligament injury During training, the Labrador...