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Post by Nebraska » Sat Nov 20, 2010 3:34 pm

I broke down and purchased a NR hunting permit for SD and went on my first hunting trip (Platte, SD) this past week. I hunted only public lands (no trespassing on private) and my dog handled very well but we were only able to get points on hens (saw some roosters but they all flushed wild).

I don't mind putting in effort when hunting but I'm getting pretty discouraged with public hunting opportunities (we walked our azzes off!). I don't have unlimited time or money and am considering calling it quits on hunting public ground and just heading to a game preserve so I can get my dog into some serious birds.

I'd rather not hunt a preserve if possible but would appreciate some input on what I should do differently going forward. If a game preserve is the best option anymore, I'd appreciate some input there as well (for Eastern NE)......thanks for any info and feel free to PM if that would work better.

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Post by dog dr » Sat Nov 20, 2010 5:48 pm

i encountered the same situation in Kansas a few years ago. i chalked it up to the 4 of us talking too much, making too much noise while we were hunting. the birds heard us coming and made their exit out the other side.

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Post by Don » Sat Nov 20, 2010 6:17 pm

I'm in pretty much the same boat in Oregon. I love chukar hunting but can't get around well enough any more. Used to be a lot of birds around here, almost zilch anymore. Rather than drive 6hrs and spend the gas money needed it's almost cheaper to preserve hunt. Love the wild country but would rather have birds for my dogs. And, the dogs don't give a rip if they are wild or poultry!
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Post by Birddog3412 » Sat Nov 20, 2010 6:18 pm

That is just South Dakota wild pheasants for you. Private ground is the same way. In 3 years of hunting out there I can think of very few roosters shot over a point. It is not pointing dog country I dont care what anyone has to say. And yes you will walk your "bleep" off to get the birds.

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Post by A/C Guy » Sat Nov 20, 2010 6:25 pm

The best technique for pheasants is to hunt with someone. If you have a partner, he can wait at the other end of the field while you work with the dog. Then he will get shots as the roosters are exiting 200 yards ahead of you. Then alternate at the next field, you block while he and the dog walk the field. If you both have dogs, the start from opposite ends walking towards each other, then you will both get a few shots.

Last week I went on a group hunt. It was very educational, watching how far ahead of the group the roosters would run and fly. Without a couple blockers at the end of the field, the roosters would have just run off into the next county.
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Post by Nebraska » Sat Nov 20, 2010 7:40 pm

A/C Guy wrote:If you both have dogs, the start from opposite ends walking towards each other, then you will both get a few shots.
I think that would be the ticket. I can go one more time in early December so hopefully I'll be able to find someone else to come along (ideally with another dog).....

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Post by bowhunter1221975 » Sat Nov 20, 2010 9:42 pm

we hunted Sd last year and found out blockers are key to geting in birds in grassland we done ok with pointers but in milo blockers were the only way we got into birds
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Post by Wildweeds » Sun Nov 21, 2010 12:08 am

I been to South Dakota twice in the last 10 years,with pointing dogs,setters and a pointer,both times I had no problems shooting birds over points,the key to rooster shootin on a solo mission is to make not one sound.I went last year which was poor due to no crops harvested.I thought like birds and caught them in places I'd hide if I was a bird.I got my limit,my hunting partners however didn't fare so well,One guy got one bird,his downfall was running three dogs at once,yelling at them,one dog going on point and the other two bum rushing the scene to knock and chase.Another fellow got 8,he would have done better had his dog been trained just a hair better,she got real good the last three days and quit pressing the issue because she was TIRED.The third guy a brute of a man at 6 foot 6 370 pounds,50 years old,ex- college football player for the UW huskies with busted up knees got three,his poor shooting and diabetes kept him from scoring more,he hunts with a golden retriever.EVERY bird I shot was over a point,I had all the time in the world to make good shots with my 20 gauge.

I know your frustration,I've been at phez hunting 30 years with time you learn to look at the lay of the land and see certain attributes of it that will stop running birdsthis gives you a leg up on how to plan for a good plan on how to attack the ground to get them to run to a spot that will allow for a good shot,A dog that sports a full choke nose and points their birds from a long ways off also contributes to success.A dog like this will lock it down and be careful,the birds may run but they aren't looking for the next county,just 50-100 yards before they find a better hiding spot,the dog will move carefully,circle and pin with practice.It can be done solo but..................."The German Pincer" method works great if you can get a buddy to drop you off at one end,drive to the the other and meet in the middle.

One thing I learned hunting the Palouse in Washington about Phez...................they WILL NOT RUN DOWNHILL,they will side hill like the devil,right up to the spot where a ridge breaks,they hang up at the edge of it and then will flush,If you can keep the dog from going bonkers(some are predispositioned calm around great numbers of birds) you'll get em.South Dakota don't have many big hills but.................sometimes it don't take much of a hill to stop em.Cover that leads to a bare landscape is another stopper,they don't care to run out in plain sight and will hang up there too.

I'm taking a young setter,a brittiany pup(my freinds)a meat setter and 2 FT dogs ,I'm sad to say my pheasant "Specialist" will have to sit this one out because she is feeling poorly after a bad bout of pyometria that claimed her female parts.I took her last year and got a few birds with her but concentrated more on the 8 month old setter pup.The old girl(7 at the time) had an excellent piece of work that is forever etched in my mind,Solid point in an unharvested soybean field,she was 250 yards out in that thing,nailed a point,I trudged on over couldn't produce a bird,walked back released her,she moved up about 50 yards,pointed again,same thing running bird,released her again,25 yards lighting strike point,she had him dead to rights then,when I got 10 yards from her he jumped and the party was over.I wish I'd kept a record of how many birds fell to her wisdom over the years,it's been a lot.

BTW I'm headed to Platte the day after Thanksgiving to hunt at my buddies Grandmothers farm,His Uncle also has a HUGE farm we are going to hunt too.I'll come back and give a report.

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Post by Nebraska » Sun Nov 21, 2010 12:38 am

Thanks for the input Wildweeds.....that makes sense and is much appreciated. I'll be looking forward to hearing the details on your SD hunt......

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Post by rkappes » Sun Nov 21, 2010 7:31 am

Nebraska, I know how you feel and as my dad would say, "Thats hunting son". This is my first year phez hunting public land (MN). Years past we've always hunted private land in Iowa and boy do I have a new appreciation for private land and for the owners that let you hunt!!!! Now when we deer hunt private land I definitely make sure I let the owners know how much I appreicate them. Public land is a whole different ball game in my opinon. We've actually been doing good on public land, its just a lot more work, but definitely rewarding. We've gone to a preserve three times this year. The first was a preseason tune up and the other two have been during the season. Good exposure for the dogs. If you find a good preserve they can hide the birds so that they are a bit more difficult to find or if you have a pup/younger dog they can plant them a bit easier and will even flag them if need be. We normally wait a while after the birds have been planted so that they have their wits. The places we have gone also have really strong flying birds. I can get 7 birds for $97.50 up here. We had a lot of fun preserve hunting, although I don't think I would replace/compare it with actual "wild" bird hunting, I'd recommend it.

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Re: SD hunt = no roosters

Post by OhioVizsla » Sun Nov 21, 2010 7:49 am

I've hunted S.D. for a week for last 3 years. We always went the 4th week of the season, when the hunter pressure is down, & have done well. All our hunting is on public lands. The key is finding the right cover. We hunt a lot of cattail sloughs, & waist high to chest high grasses. The shorter, shin high brome grass has birds in it, but they don't hold. Same for standing crops.

Hunter pressure has a lot to do with how well the birds hold. Look for smaller, out of the way, tracts of public land. Areas that were hit the day before, need at least a day of rest.

I go there with a friend & we split up, with each of us running one dog. We usually try to pinch a field, into a corner, to get them to hold. We hunt quiet, but both our dogs are wearing beepers in run mode, otherwise we'd lever find them.

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Post by Ricky Ticky Shorthairs » Sun Nov 21, 2010 8:03 am

Jeff~I know how you feel. It can be frustrating hunting land you've never hunted before, especially by yourself with a young dog. I know you want to kill roosters over your dog's point, but don't discount those hen contacts. Even though you can't shoot 'em, your dog is getting some very good work done by working and pinning those hens. Any bird work is good, rooster or hen. Use the hen contacts as an opportunity to work on steadiness.

Don't get discouraged, I have been to SD 20 or so times, and have always hunted on Reservation land. It took us 2 or 3 years to learn the lay of the land and how they react to it and the food sources, etc.

With that being said, we just got back yesterday from a week up there. This was the first year that we hunted public land, and guess what, I came back with no birds either. My buddy shot quite a few roosters, and even got his first Prairie Chicken.

There is definately a learning curve. You have a young dog who needs to learn the ropes as much as you do. Doing the game farm is a good idea if you want to shoot roosters over your dog, just make sure they are good flyers.

Definately don't give up on SD, you just need to put in your time. I have always hunted up there with pointing dogs, and have really had no problems with them pinning birds. Finding the fields that haven't been pressured is the key. You need to away from the main roads, and get back in the boonies where nobody else wants to go.


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Post by windswept » Sun Nov 21, 2010 8:30 am

I live in SD and own a quarter section less than an hour from the Platte area and I'm singing the same song. I have PLENTY of birds but they are very jumpy right now. We need it to get a little colder and a little snow would help. The only other thing I would say is that being quiet would improve your odds. I was doing a little deer hunting prior to my pheasant hunting the other day and boy did I get closer to the roosters when I was walking very quietly without any dogs.

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Post by DSemple » Sun Nov 21, 2010 1:48 pm

Your hunting the wrong type of cover. You need to go where the cover is thicker, taller, wetter, and denser. Been following pointers in SD for a decade. Our dogs pretty routinely average 20 to 30 points a day each and late in the season it's not unusual to see a lot more than that.
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Post by Wildweeds » Sun Nov 21, 2010 11:47 pm

I was thinking about this today and wondered...................on your hen points..................how well did you poke around the area of the point before you moved on? I can't count the number of times the suicide queen drags a chasing dog with hunter in tow from a tight setting rooster,I had a point last year in the fourth week of the season where I flushed 3 hens before I surprised a pair of roosters.I've watched a hen fly in eastern washington,as she jumped a rooster ran made a figure 8 in the grass and then hunkered in,he didn't make it because the dog when released swung around and pinned him between me and her,lights out party over.Lessons learned...................just because the freebie hits the wind..............don't mean there ain't another one with her.

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Post by markj » Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:47 am

Get ahold of me if you want to go get some birds. Place I told you about gets 100 per 3 birds, most are wild. Very close to Omaha.

Been hunting Iowa public land and a little private. Not so many birds this year, but the exersize is good. Got 2 last weekend, Saturday lots of guys out, Sunday was busy didnt get out.

Waiting for the cousin so we can hunt a huge private place. We dont go till he can go as it is his deal. Railroad guys seem to work weekends :( but maybe friday.
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Post by High Voltage » Mon Nov 22, 2010 12:51 pm

Jeff - Check out Skyline, where the NAVHDA training was, I forget their pricing for hens & roosters but it no where near $100.00 for 3! Call or email me if you need more info.

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Post by markj » Tue Nov 23, 2010 11:17 am

Outside of thurman? Last time I went there it was 53.00 for just one pheas. unless I joined for a year long membership.
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Post by Iowa » Tue Nov 23, 2010 11:55 am

Same way in Iowa the weekend of the 12th. I've never had birds running on me like that day, then they would bust 50 yards away. Frustrating. They were just strange. I'm hoping with the cold snap we have some better luck this weekend.

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Post by High Voltage » Tue Nov 23, 2010 12:39 pm

markj wrote:Outside of thurman? Last time I went there it was 53.00 for just one pheas. unless I joined for a year long membership.
It is $100.00 for a 1 year membership, you can train there as often as you like during that year plus hunt during the preserve season, paying for birds of course.
If you are going to go more then once I would think it's a much better deal...but thta's just me :D
$53.00....must have included the fee for not being a member.

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Post by Nebraska » Tue Nov 23, 2010 3:29 pm

This input is much appreciated....thanks again and please keep it coming.

BTW - windswept, I didn't see any big bucks (wasn't looking hard either) but I sure saw a TON of does. Definitely looked liked a great year for deer!!

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Post by High Voltage » Tue Nov 23, 2010 4:01 pm

Checked on the pricing at Skyline:
Hens - $15.00
Roosters - $18.50

They have good strong flying birds.

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Post by markj » Wed Nov 24, 2010 9:26 am

It is a nice place, but for me the other is closer and I know the owner since I was a kid, we lived just down the road from there.

If I hunted preserves a lot the skyline way would be OK but as a non member it is more costly than PH. I also know a place north Pheasant Bonanza, they do special shoots and some competition type stuff. Dont know the cost to join but they do have a lot of land to hunt.

KB north of Omaha off of hw 75 outside of Tecamah is another, lots of land to hunt there if you wish to pay. He will also sell a bird or two to take home and train with.
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Post by Crashola » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:42 am

I grew up in SD and did a lot of hunting in Charles Mix and Douglas counties. Late season roosters can be very frustrating. They really start to bunch up and you can see incredible numbers of them. But they are so spooky that even a car door slamming can send them pouring out the other end of a field. So pretty dog work gets abandoned in favor of surrounding sloughs and shelterbelts and driving birds to the blockers. But that can be a real thrill if you are a blocker and the birds are pouring out your end of the field by the dozens. Think driven pheasant hunts in Scotland without the tweed shooting jackets or loaders handing you loaded guns.

But a guy can also have luck finding stragglers in cover if you take it nice and slow and let the dog do its thing. Some of my favorite memories were lazy, sunny days quietly following the dog around as she searched for birds. Take the bell off and keep the commands down to a minimum. That was usually good for at least a couple of roosters in even the most pounded public land.

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Post by Wildweeds » Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:47 pm

Update...................Just got back from Platte, birds were wild as all get out but we did get some good dog work in and shot birds over points,We also hunted near the Yankton area and the weather was horrible for hunting with high winds and blowing snow for 2 days.There are alot more birds around Platte,the problem we had was seeing so many pheasant hens that when the single sharpie got up on the last day I yelled "HEN" right up until it coasted and started wobbling acrossed the pasture.DOOOOOOOOH

Quite the trip, played cowboy one day and ate their "nuts" the next night,truck broke down on the way over,safetys on the guns froze up one day that screwed us over more than once,lost the e-collar transmitter, and to top it all off my grandad died this morning before I could get home to say "See ya"

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Post by windswept » Sun Dec 05, 2010 8:16 am

Wildweeds,
Sorry to hear about your Granddad.

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Post by Nebraska » Mon Dec 06, 2010 10:57 pm

I'm really sorry to hear about your grandfather WW........

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Wildweeds wrote:I was thinking about this today and wondered...................on your hen points..................how well did you poke around the area of the point before you moved on? I can't count the number of times the suicide queen drags a chasing dog with hunter in tow from a tight setting rooster,I had a point last year in the fourth week of the season where I flushed 3 hens before I surprised a pair of roosters.I've watched a hen fly in eastern washington,as she jumped a rooster ran made a figure 8 in the grass and then hunkered in,he didn't make it because the dog when released swung around and pinned him between me and her,lights out party over.Lessons learned...................just because the freebie hits the wind..............don't mean there ain't another one with her.
this is good advice.... like the term "suicide queen" :) had several situations like this last week in KS, mostly in thick cover like chest high grass.

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Post by Birddogz » Tue Dec 07, 2010 11:50 am

I have had 3 different roosters do this, this season. One, my dog pointed in a brush pile for 5 minutes. I jumped on the brush pile for literally 3 minutes before he finally flew. The hens had actually gotten up when I approached my dog.
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Post by Crestonegsp » Tue Dec 07, 2010 1:00 pm

If you are an out of state hunter and don't want to pay big bucks to hunt there are some good tricks to know.
-Wait and go hunting after east river deer season is over. The leases are over and the farmers have shot their deer and they are much more open to allow people to hunt without chasing the deer off.
-Stop an talk to the farmers, they are friendly and if you spend a little while talking to them they warm up to you and if you can talk crops they warm up faster.
-After you get done hunting stop by the house and thank them and leave them a little gift and next year they will remember you.

This means hunting in December when it is a little colder but you can find pleanty of places to go with a little work.

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Post by doco » Sat Dec 11, 2010 10:14 am

I just returned from three days of Pheasants on privately owned farms in Redfield and Dolan. My fourth year of going out there from upstate NY. Roosters everywhere. 3 days, 75 birds, and we limited out early every day. A lot of drives, blocking, and great dogwork. We only had 2 dogs this year as opposed to up to 5 in previous years and still did extremely well. The best tactic I have found that works really well is blocking and allowing the dogs to do their work.
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Post by JKP » Sat Dec 11, 2010 1:43 pm

That is just South Dakota wild pheasants for you. Private ground is the same way. In 3 years of hunting out there I can think of very few roosters shot over a point.
For years I have been going to ND...to a part of the state where "there aren't very many pheasant" and have been able to pretty much get my gaudy birds before noon so I can go chase sharpies/huns after. Very few bird hunters...little pressure...we shoot most of the birds over points...we pass on the immature cock birds. Often do ducks in the morning and birds later. Lotta pressure in SD.

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Post by scmelik » Fri Dec 17, 2010 1:43 pm

I live in eastern SD and do a bunch of pheasant hunting and I will admit that hunting public land is and can be very tough. Most of the places get pounded pretty hard all season not only by those from out of state but by the locals as well. That all being said I hunt nothing but public land and kill a mess of birds every year.

Here is the formula that I use is this and it works very well.

First, hunt by yourself if you want to kill birds over dog work. Sure hunting with your buddies is fun and I enjoy it as much as the next guy but the fact of the matter is that when it comes to shooting birds over points and solid dog work group hunting isn't gonna give it to you. The birds hear you coming and they are able to either fly out way ahead of you or they find the edges of your line and run around you. Hunting by yourself give you the opportunity to go where ever you want to go. Let the dog free to do as they please, let them dictate how you work the piece of ground. If the dog swings to your left and appears as if they are getting birdy go to the left, or vice versa. The thing with the big public pieces of property is that the bird will try to run circles around you and most people attempt to walk a straight line from A to B and that doesn't work. We hunt with dogs for a reason, let the dog be your guide and just follow along.

Second, SLOW DOWN!!!!! I can no longer count on both my hands the number of times I have gone into a piece of ground behind another party and shot birds that they missed. However, it may take me 2 maybe even 3 hours to walk 500 yards. Most people want to walk through a piece of property in an hour or two and then complain cause the birds busted wild. The birds will attempt to sit and wait you out if they are given the chance and let you walk right by them. In fact that is their goal is to out run you so that they can go find a place to sit down, so let them do just that run and sit down. Its tough to get yourself to slow down but do it. If your dog starts to look birdy, slow them down and don't let them push the bird, he will sit down trust me. More often than not he will try and circle around you and this is where you refer back to step one. If you have a good dog that can figure out how to handle a running bird (some dogs can and some cannot) the dog will eventually run that bird to where he has no choice but to either try and hide out and let you and the dog pass or flush within range. Many times I have stopped to get a drink of water or to rest the dogs for a bit and had birds get up 50-60 yards out in front after 5 minutes of me and the dogs not moving. Once you stop and the birds can't hear you anymore, they start feeling safe again and this can be just what is needed to get them to settle back in and relax for a nice point.

Third, try and find those spots that are well off the beaten path. Those spots that you see on the side of the road get pounded daily, leave them alone. A map of the public ground is essential and always finds its way into my truck come the first part of September. I have my favorite areas marked so I know where to hit from year to year but always try and find new places as well. Once you find these places refer to steps one and two. Along with finding spots off the beaten path, look for the spot within the spot. What I mean by that is this. A piece of public ground may be 40 acres in size, but only about 3 acres of that is truly bird holding habitat, the rest of it they won't really use. I like to target things like Kosha (sp) weed, changes from one plant variety to another (ie brome grass to canary grass), natural creekbeds even if they are dry, etc. Every piece of property has certain areas that will hold birds, so survey they ground before you set out and think about where the birds MIGHT be and attempt to make your way in that direction while following steps one and two.

Put this different things into practice on your next trip and I will promise you will find more birds getting up over your dogs.
Scott

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Re: SD hunt = no roosters

Post by Vman » Fri Dec 17, 2010 2:25 pm

astern SD and do a bunch of pheasant hunting and I will admit that hunting public land is and can be very tough. Most of the places get pounded pretty hard all season not only by those from out of state but by the locals as well. That all being said I hunt nothing but public land and kill a mess of birds every year.

Here is the formula that I use is this and it works very well.

First, hunt by yourself if you want to kill birds over dog work. Sure hunting with your buddies is fun and I enjoy it as much as the next guy but the fact of the matter is that when it comes to shooting birds over points and solid dog work group hunting isn't gonna give it to you. The birds hear you coming and they are able to either fly out way ahead of you or they find the edges of your line and run around you. Hunting by yourself give you the opportunity to go where ever you want to go. Let the dog free to do as they please, let them dictate how you work the piece of ground. If the dog swings to your left and appears as if they are getting birdy go to the left, or vice versa. The thing with the big public pieces of property is that the bird will try to run circles around you and most people attempt to walk a straight line from A to B and that doesn't work. We hunt with dogs for a reason, let the dog be your guide and just follow along.

Second, SLOW DOWN!!!!! I can no longer count on both my hands the number of times I have gone into a piece of ground behind another party and shot birds that they missed. However, it may take me 2 maybe even 3 hours to walk 500 yards. Most people want to walk through a piece of property in an hour or two and then complain cause the birds busted wild. The birds will attempt to sit and wait you out if they are given the chance and let you walk right by them. In fact that is their goal is to out run you so that they can go find a place to sit down, so let them do just that run and sit down. Its tough to get yourself to slow down but do it. If your dog starts to look birdy, slow them down and don't let them push the bird, he will sit down trust me. More often than not he will try and circle around you and this is where you refer back to step one. If you have a good dog that can figure out how to handle a running bird (some dogs can and some cannot) the dog will eventually run that bird to where he has no choice but to either try and hide out and let you and the dog pass or flush within range. Many times I have stopped to get a drink of water or to rest the dogs for a bit and had birds get up 50-60 yards out in front after 5 minutes of me and the dogs not moving. Once you stop and the birds can't hear you anymore, they start feeling safe again and this can be just what is needed to get them to settle back in and relax for a nice point.

Third, try and find those spots that are well off the beaten path. Those spots that you see on the side of the road get pounded daily, leave them alone. A map of the public ground is essential and always finds its way into my truck come the first part of September. I have my favorite areas marked so I know where to hit from year to year but always try and find new places as well. Once you find these places refer to steps one and two. Along with finding spots off the beaten path, look for the spot within the spot. What I mean by that is this. A piece of public ground may be 40 acres in size, but only about 3 acres of that is truly bird holding habitat, the rest of it they won't really use. I like to target things like Kosha (sp) weed, changes from one plant variety to another (ie brome grass to canary grass), natural creekbeds even if they are dry, etc. Every piece of property has certain areas that will hold birds, so survey they ground before you set out and think about where the birds MIGHT be and attempt to make your way in that direction while following steps one and two.

Put this different things into practice on your next trip and I will promise you will find more birds getting up over your dogs.
For those that don`t have good luck or those of you that are going out there for your first hunt on Pheasants, this is about as good of advice as you can ever get.

Thanks scmelik :wink:

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