Oddicombe Beach Dog Day, April 2016

Oddicombe Beach Dog Day, April 2016 It’s that time of year again, when the skies clear, the sun comes up and Oddicombe Beach once again starts attracting crowds for the summer. But before it does, the Dog Day has to happen. Once again, a massive turnout with competitions and prizes and, of course, many, many dogs. Oakwood Gundogs attended, once again, with special guest, dog behaviourist Andrew Hale. Here are some pictures:...

Oddicombe Beach October Dog Day

Oddicombe Beach October Dog Day It’s that time of year again; dogs are allowed back on Oddicombe Beach and everybody and their dog came down last Sunday to celebrate the start another winter of dog freedom at the Oddicombe Dog Day. Once again Oakwood Gundogs were there with a stand and Russell Dawe once again gave one of his increasingly popular training demos. The event is always popular but this year it exceeded all expectations with around 200 people with dogs of all shapes and sizes by their sides. Local photographer Kim Aldis was there to record the organised chaos. Big thanks to Skinners Dog Foods for their continued sponsorship and support and to Dave and Val Reynolds for their help on the day All photography (c) Kim Aldis;...

The Paignton Dog Show at Westpoint

The Paignton Dog Show at Westpoint The Paignton Dog Show, held every year at Westpoint, just outside Exeter, is one of South Devon’s bigger dog shows. It’s a show that Oakwood Gundogs always looks forward to, this year made even more special by the attendance of Beth Payne from Skinner’s, Oakwood’s sponsors. The Fun Scurry was more successful than it’s ever been; 112 dogs took part on the first day with the two following days almost as busy. So busy and successful, in fact, that the show has already booked us to come along next year. Once again, big thanks to Beth Payne and Skinners Dog Foods for their continued sponsorship and support and to Dave and Val Reynolds and Anna Lippiatt for their help and hard work on the...
Oakwood Gundogs

Domestic and Gundog Training by Russell Dawe