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    This is very sad news and deepest condolences to...

    This is very sad news and deepest condolences to his family. George was one of those people you were always glad to see at a training day or test. His love and respect for his dogs was genuine, but...
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    Scott, Hope you & Abby passed & you have that...

    Scott,

    Hope you & Abby passed & you have that MH after her name. Go get 'em in the Q!!!

    M
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    Anyone Going Through Tulsa?

    Anyone headed to/through Tulsa that has room for one dog?

    Thanks!

    M
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    Very sorry Warren. Having lost my training...

    Very sorry Warren. Having lost my training partner years ago, I know what a visceral feeling it is. They share your passion and know and root for your dogs. Sympathy to you and his family.
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    I feel badly posting when I haven't been in...

    I feel badly posting when I haven't been in contact with him for well over a year. I cherish the phone calls we did share. Bill was a good, good man and he so loved Bull. At the NFRA, where I had...
  6. Good for you Judy!!! Sebec is a nice, nice dog...

    Good for you Judy!!! Sebec is a nice, nice dog and a hell of a marker. That's a ribbon you'll cherish.

    M

    Two thumbs up for Doc Jim too. Good to see you back in the saddle. Wish I could have...
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    He nailed it! Very intense expression. You must...

    He nailed it! Very intense expression. You must be so proud!!

    M
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    I have a 10 month old pup who adores children and...

    I have a 10 month old pup who adores children and would/could adjust to family life. That said, he is a well bred field dog and I spend a lot of time burning off that extra energy, as well as trying...
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    George, He was so lucky to end up with you. ...

    George,

    He was so lucky to end up with you. You are a true dog man. So sorry for your loss. May the memories bring you comfort.

    M
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    At that age they are all legs and unsure how to...

    At that age they are all legs and unsure how to use them. They are happy and full of joie de vivre. Life is good. So sad that you didn't get to see if there was any promise of things to come, but...
  11. Has to be a dog with a lot of heart and a lot of...

    Has to be a dog with a lot of heart and a lot of wanting to please to get those titles. The pictures spoke of a dog loved and respected in return. Deepest Condolences on the loss of a special dog....
  12. Susan, I've read your tribute over and over. ...

    Susan,

    I've read your tribute over and over. How his life would have been so different being owned by someone who didn't appreciate him for who he was and by someone who would have never grieved...
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    That's very good advice. Watch the dogs in...

    That's very good advice. Watch the dogs in training and testing and they will tell you what they think of the trainer. I have never had a dog with Buck and Tara, but I would trust them with my dog....
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    To answer the question in the title of the...

    To answer the question in the title of the thread: I have always run HTs because my dogs enjoyed both the training and running. I had Newfoundlands years ago and put water & draft (along w/ a CH &...
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    Wow!! That's great Andy. Bet your feet haven't...

    Wow!! That's great Andy. Bet your feet haven't hit the ground yet. Congratulations!

    M
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    Ok-mea culpa since I'm not a vet. Just assumed...

    Ok-mea culpa since I'm not a vet. Just assumed that since the dog was put on antibiotics w/out anything exploratory that would abate infection. Guess it's not a foxtail and dog will be fine, but...
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    I would bet money that it's a foxtail that has...

    I would bet money that it's a foxtail that has now migrated. I lived in UT for some time and foxtails were what made both pheasant hunting and exercising my Newfoundlands frustrating. The picture...
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    I don't know if the MN not being in your area...

    I don't know if the MN not being in your area will make a difference. Now that there are so many folks putting their dogs with a pro (I am not bashing pros here) to get the MH and then qualify for...
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    "That Cody was a rare champion with desire and...

    "That Cody was a rare champion with desire and ability is obvious but when he stayed with Larry, he was a cool, calm house dog."

    The picture and bio of this dog is just stunning. What a...
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    I agree with this and I have seen much better...

    I agree with this and I have seen much better replies to my question than mine. That said, it isn't always black & white. The honor dog breaking isn't justification for the working dog to break,...
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    Honor dog is out. Working dog should be given a...

    Honor dog is out. Working dog should be given a re-run due to interference by the honor dog.

    M
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    So, I am confused. When you are off duty she is...

    So, I am confused. When you are off duty she is with you 24/7 and when you are working she is alone for a 24 hour period? I would hire someone to break up her day when you are on duty. No dog...
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    Is it the food or stress? What is her schedule...

    Is it the food or stress? What is her schedule like and time out of kennel? I honestly prefer a dog who is aired and exercised enough that it doesn't air in the kennel. (My dogs are house dogs,...
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    John, I understand what you are saying and...

    John,

    I understand what you are saying and appreciate your input and putting things in perspective. The Golden gene pool is small. The tree hugger in me just does feel for the low percentage of...
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    Hi Colleen, Ok-I'll wipe the egg off my face. ...

    Hi Colleen,

    Ok-I'll wipe the egg off my face. I was posting based on assumptions. If ichthyosis doesn't impact dogs quality of life than it is a moot point whether they are bred or not. I...
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