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  1. Great dog and good looking. Condolences to Pete...

    Great dog and good looking. Condolences to Pete and Kelly.
  2. Thread: Derby Dogs

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    Chris and Jeebs won that one.

    Chris and Jeebs won that one.
  3. Thread: Derby Dogs

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    Yes we have a little hotshot now we are running,...

    Yes we have a little hotshot now we are running, 2 wins, a fourth and a JAM in six starts....One of the trials he went out on was probably the poorest area of grounds that was on the place. Can run...
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    I have three duck flying mounts on my wall in my...

    I have three duck flying mounts on my wall in my TV room...A hen Bluewing, a hen Woodie and a hen Ringbill. Not very pretty compared to the Woodie male I have mounted. Daughter dated a guy at one...
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    I have a simple method for "call names", I don't...

    I have a simple method for "call names", I don't name them except to various expletives (all puppies are useless until teeth come in) until they are about 10 or 12 weeks old. I send them on puppy...
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    I have long ago retired and don't feel adding to...

    I have long ago retired and don't feel adding to this thread would yay or nay any meaningful input from me. My post stands and it was a personal perspective only, read my last line.
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    In the "olden days" when 6 shot revolvers were...

    In the "olden days" when 6 shot revolvers were the standard sidearm of most law
    enforcement across the country, even double action was slow firing and then police became outgunned" by the bad guys....
  8. Thread: Flat River

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    Congrats on Stacy and just turned two Fred...

    Congrats on Stacy and just turned two Fred winning the big 46 dog Qualifying..Hard work pays off.. Nice amateur trained and handled win.
  9. Thread: Blackhawk

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    Congrats to Chris and Jeebs won the Derby at...

    Congrats to Chris and Jeebs won the Derby at Blackhawk made the Derby list, two wins and a fourth, JAM, in 6 starts....Has until November to run including Golden Specialty.
  10. That is not true...In our training group we have...

    That is not true...In our training group we have had several , recently, one has made 7 FC and or AFC's, at one time while working at a real job and I co-owned one of them with him. My close training...
  11. Ditto, you now have "raising a puppy" (prebasics)...

    Ditto, you now have "raising a puppy" (prebasics) basics, and all the other training that comes after, where would you draw the line? Just saying.
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    In our area the two largest areas are the Bong...

    In our area the two largest areas are the Bong Recreational area (West Kenosha County Wisconsin) 7 square miles with a special use zone and Class one and two areas for hunt test and field trials....
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    That's about it..Why would you compromise a test...

    That's about it..Why would you compromise a test to fit a pro schedule. Do time management on the number of dogs, don't let up , and as my old Target Store used to say, "fast, fun and friendly" . If...
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    I have had two dogs in my dog career that I owned...

    I have had two dogs in my dog career that I owned and trained go down , present when another one went down and died, it is very disheartening ! One was a very talented Derby dog, Master Hunter and...
  15. Wow! Congrats

    Wow! Congrats
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    I have been "owned" by two cats for the past 40...

    I have been "owned" by two cats for the past 40 years. (not the same cats) and from two to five dogs on various occasions. Now have two cats, a apple head Semi and a Hemi, with two Labs. The cats...
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    Been doing that and variations for many years. I...

    Been doing that and variations for many years. I think many don't understand the significance of "keeping a dog honest" in the water for the duration of the career . Also "keeping the force alive"...
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    Every year no matter the age have gone back to...

    Every year no matter the age have gone back to the swimby. Not to pile work on each end or across, toss a bumper in what would be your swimby pond, give THE OVER Cast for the "discipline casting"...
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    Some of these folks that have posted are poor...

    Some of these folks that have posted are poor misguided souls who are basically full of themselves (FOS) . The derby judge in question that are being thrown under the bus I have known for many years...
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    Anyone with decades or more in the dog games will...

    Anyone with decades or more in the dog games will have their stories. When I first started running hunt tests in the 1980's I was given a zero in trainability because I lined the blind. It was...
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    Handlers in HTs when running FT Quals have a...

    Handlers in HTs when running FT Quals have a tendency not to challenge the blind and many times are subsequently dropped for poor blinds . My observation as a judge (eights points plus HT and FT) ...
  22. To the OP a fair question would be to do a PM or...

    To the OP a fair question would be to do a PM or ask, Bill, Ted, Randy, Ed, and others what they first noticed with their National Caliber dogs that they thought showed promise, that way no one is...
  23. There are so many things that factor in , many...

    There are so many things that factor in , many folks that haven't judged all-age stakes in significant numbers judging dog after dog , many whom are great it is hard to describe. If you haven't...
  24. Hmm Ted, Forgive them Father? or what is...

    Hmm Ted, Forgive them Father? or what is greatness? or it is the journey with the meal and the end is the desert, some want the desert before the meal. I don't drink, so maybe like Copterdoc, who...
  25. Lots of speculation not many in the arena!...

    Lots of speculation not many in the arena! Running against or judging....The few are quiet.
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