::Above:: Shadow and his littermate during a Eukanuba photo shoot



Certified Professional Training by Christopher Skinner-Bland at AllStar Gundog Kennels.

Christopher is Ronnie Smith Kennels' first woman and first second-generation apprentice to go through the Advanced Trainer Certification Program. She is now a Certified Professional Advanced Trainer with Team HUNTSMITH.

Training Offered by Christopher Skinner-Bland: 
  • Basic Formal Pointing Dog Training Class 90 Days $1200 Per Month 
    • Dogs will be trained with the infamous HUNTSMITH levels of formal gundog training. 
    • Dogs will be trained by Ronnie Smith Kennels 1st woman and 2nd generation trainer, Christopher Skinner-Bland. 
    • Dogs should be around one year old to attend this formal training. 
    • Your dog will develop the fundamental bird dog skills and will also be steady. 
    • Will help put your dog on the right path for a hunting partner, testing and trials. 
    • 3-month long course where the dog will go through the Foundation, Intermediate, and Advanced levels. 
    • Dogs that go through this training process will be "Green Broke." 
  • Obedience and Field Training - Private 1 hour and up:
    • $60 an hour 
    • Package of 5 lessons (1 hour each) for $250
Other Services:
  • Boarding and Daycare:
    • $35 per night
    • $20 per additional dog of the same family
    • $25 day care
    • $18 a day for a stay of 30 days or more
    • Please visit Christopher's Rover profile to see full availability calendar and to book boarding: https://www.rover.com/Sit/SkinnerBland. Use promo code GSPLADY20 to receive a $20 coupon for first time Rover users.
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