Ever wonder about the techniques we use to train our dogs, or the standards we apply? Where they came from, and how they evolved? What the bird dogs of yester-year looked like, and how they performed? As long as I've been involved in dog training I've tried to continuously learn more about how to improve my methods, and how to improve my dogs, and I'll bet you have too. Well, guess what? Training methods might have changed over the years, but the old ways still work. Even when there were only a few methods, they produced dogs of the highest standards. Check out this multi-breed film from the 1940's.