Barton Ramsey breeds, trains and hunts labs nearly 365 days a year, but he’ll be the first to tell you, “The dogs enhance my life more often than I do anything for them.”
If you have a dog for a pet, you understand the excitement they show when you walk through the door. Owning hunting dogs is an entirely different story.
They still greet you at the door with excitement, but the real trick for gun dog owners is getting them to calm down when you’re trying to get out the door. Trust me, they’re very aware what it means when you walk through the house in blaze orange and hunting collars in your hand. . .