- A distraction, of some sort, including but not limited to a bird, a dry shot, poison bird, a person moving, talking, yelling or walking, etc. that may throw a dog off his course on a mark or blind. Tests switching, or dropping. Tests a dog’s concentration. Develops trust between the handler and dog in that the dog must trust the handler’s ability to direct him to the proper retrieve.
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