Hunting With Dogs
There are several breeds of dogs that can be used for hunting different game species. Some dogs can be used to hunt several types of game animals.
- Pointers are used primarily for upland game birds.
- Retrievers are large, hearty dogs used primarily to retrieve waterfowl; they also can be trained to hunt other game birds.
- Spaniels are used mainly as flushers.
- Hunting Hounds are used to hunt raccoons and rabbits in the Southeast, lions and bears in the West, and deer in some states.