This bird dog is on the hot on the trail for the nearest chick or simply hunting for the nearest bird. A little blue bird finds a perch on this bird dog's head, surprising them both when they clear the trees. Bird dogs are a gun dog trained to locate or retrieve birds, trained to track birds by scent in the air, not on the ground. Bird dog also means "to watch closely, seek out". A fun choice as fun gifts for a favorite hunter.