Type: Posts; User: Desiree
I won't get out this year cause all I got is 2 pups hunting clip wings in the yard!!
I'm sure ya'll can do better than that!!! Let's see em!!
Thanks, I'll check them out. BTW I don't use e-collars on my dogs so your suggestions will be very helpful. Thanks again!
I have 2-3 pups (St. Poodles) that will be started for upland hunting (rough shooting) before steadying for retriever work since I mainly shoot at preserves, doves, and rabbits, not ducks. My home...
Here's a great link on the topic.http://http://www.retrievertraining.net/forums/showthread.php?78685-Soft-Sensitive-and-Sensible-(Parts-One-and-Two)
Good idea, looks great!
My bitch recently had 7 pups and ate 7 yummy placentas. It would have been far to upsetting to try to take them from her. So long as Mum is doing a great job, I just leave her alone!
Loved It! Thanks!
According to Tom Quinn in Working Retrievers, young dogs faced with too much cover and/or too long distance can get tired/winded and may stand over the bird to catch their breath then make the...
Great article. Thanks
Well, I just came from a dog show in Des Moines and I was quite surprised to see 30+ labs in the show ring and only 2 or 3 were overweight. I actually saw some waistlines and ribs on 5. And at least...
The prong collar should be positioned high up on the neck just behind the ears. Take out a few links if needed. Good Luck!
Hold means Hold. Leash, no leash, rain, sleet, snow, Elvis comes back from the dead etc. But your pup is still teething right now. HOLD conditioning a la Wildrose begins at 6 months on a table. And...
First question is what are your goals for this dog? Field trial, hunt test, hunting dog. What is the breeding/breed behind the dog? Show lines, field trial, pet shop, mix-breed. When you answer these...
A couple of problems with canned salmon. Too much salt and fine sharp bones the people can chew but since dog bolt their food; the bones could pierce the gums and throat. Not worth the risk for me.
My repro vet said the same! My girl didn't start until 20 months and cycles every 8 months for 21 days. This last cycle it changed to 25 days. Maybe it's her new normal.
Just placed an order yesterday. Saved $20 bucks online instead of buying it local. Could have saved more if I was to auto ship.
I'm in West Des Moines. Thanks a bunch!!!
Lucy is having some leg issues from an old injury. Can anyone recommend a sports med vet in the area? Thanks.
Is she spayed? If not she may be getting ready to go in season.
I'm a pro groomer. When I worked in Colorado (low humidity) we had a lot of success with using a soap free (non oatmeal) Hypoallergenic shampoo and Re-Moisture conditioner by Natures Specialties....