How IVANS can help your
Written by Michelle Linnane
Add more people to a flyer station.
we shoot flyers we never have enough people to make the station look like a real
flyer station. So
so I will place and 2 Ivan out there so it looks like a
real flyer station with 3 people.
Most of the
people I train with often us some type of thrower or remote for the go bird.
of the time people just set the remote out there and don't place
anything by it. I feel you are not using
this opportunity to
train on making your dog look by a short gun. I am not worried about the
seeing the gun, but I am trying to train on looking by a short
Running blinds with guns in the field
I use my IVANS
anytime I am by myself, to run by a gun on blinds especially, my pattern
blinds. I often
drag out two bird crates and three IVANs to make the station
look like a flyer station and then
run my blinds.
IVANS in a
I sometimes place my IVANS in a holding blind so that only the
tops are visible from the line. They are
about 200 yards away from the line
and then I run three blinds about 300 or 350 yards.
An IVAN that does not
If I have a dog that is giving me a hard time about looking
long past a short gun I place an IVAN in the
field short (15 yards) and just
don't throw anything from it. I don't make a habit of this but I don't
will hurt anything. I have never had a dog that could not pick out a
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