There's nothing quite like the excitement of watching a dog you've spent countless hours training come to a point on a bird as you walk up, flush it and bring it down. The hunter skills series book Upland Bird Hunting can help make this possible for you. This book starts by describing how to plan and get geared up for an upland bird hunt. It covers bird guns, loads and successful gunning, in addition to gundog selection. For beginner hunters looking for information on range, biology, and tactics for specific species, or the expert hunter seeking to take on the challenge of hunting a new type of upland bird, this book covers in detail: Doves, Bobwhite and Western Quail, Pheasants, Ruffed and Western Grouse, Woodcock and other western uplanders. As with our other books, this one contains a section on care and cooking of your upland game bird with some mouthwatering recipes.