Labs Afield: Hunting with America's Favorite Retriever

Labs Afield: Hunting with America's Favorite Retriever

by E. Donnall Thomas




In this follow-up to the bestseller The Life of a Lab, award-winning photographer Denver Bryan and celebrated author E. Donnall Thomas Jr. team up once again to explore this fascinating breed. This time the focus is on Labs doing what they love best: hunting and retrieving waterfowl and upland birds.Photographed all over Canada and the U.S., hunting a variety of ducks and geese and upland game, the Labs in this book are clearly in their element, doing not only what they were born to do but what they live for. Never before have Labrador retrievers been captured so vividly in full-color photographs, so fully alive and animated with the joy and desire and heart that endear them to dog lovers around the world. (10 1/4 x 8 1/4, 160 pages, color photos)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781572233898
Publisher: Willow Creek Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/28/2002
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 10.38(w) x 8.31(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Denver Bryan is an internationally published photographer who specializes in wildlife, fly-fishing, outdoor recreation, and Labrador retrievers. An ardent waterfowler and Lab owner for twenty years, Bryan's work has appeared in over 100 magazine covers and graced the pages of such publications as National Geographic, Audubon, Time, National Wildlife, Smithsonian, Field & Stream, Ducks Unlimited, and many others. He lives in Bozeman, Montana, with his two retrievers, Trouble and Taylor.

E. Donnall Thomas Jr. writes regularly about the outdoor life for a number of respected publications, including Gray's Sporting Journal, Alaska, Ducks Unlimited, Big Sky Journal, Sports Afield, Outdoor Life, Shooting Sportsman, and many others. The author of eight books, he recently completed The Double Helix, a detailed account of bowhunting in Africa. His work has received numerous citations, including the prestigious Traver Award for fly-fishing fiction, and has appeared in several anthologies. Thomas lives in central Montana with his wife, Lori, four children, and assorted dogs.

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