Photo Gallery: Just add water

Making a transition from land to water in a bird dog’s development.

Words By Douglas E. Spale
Pictures By KC.Photography


The water lesson.


Prepared to dive in.


Focus on the bird.




Lab enthusiasm.


We have a water dog!


Just keep swimming.


Hold for delivery.


Her confidence grows.


Golden hour fun and retrieves.

For a companion story on Douglas and Kohtop’s journey, click here.