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  1. Thread: Phoenix FT

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    Open Callbacks to the 3rd Series (22 Dogs) The...

    Open Callbacks to the 3rd Series (22 Dogs) The second series was the water blind, so they will start with the land blind in the morning.

    2,3,5,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,15,17,18,19,22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29
  2. Thread: Phoenix FT

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    It is running.

    It is running.
  3. Thread: cosmo question

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    I am not sure of his size, but I had a pup sired...

    I am not sure of his size, but I had a pup sired by him that was 92 lbs and none of it was fat.
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    The ones that just come through the door are not...

    The ones that just come through the door are not the ones that have had generations of force fetching. The ones from top pedigrees have lots of generations of force fetching and certainly do not...
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    Getting back to the original post. I have been...

    Getting back to the original post. I have been able to observe dozens of young dogs preparing for field trials. Almost all of their ancestors have been ff'ed for many generations. These dogs have...
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    I received my first 870 Wingmaster for Christmas...

    I received my first 870 Wingmaster for Christmas in 1965. It did not have a ribbed barrel or chokes. I purchased 26" improved cylinder barrel and a 30" full choke barrel to make it a versatile tool....
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    Where in SoCal do you live? There are probably...

    Where in SoCal do you live? There are probably some retriever trainers nearby that have grounds they use. One of the advantages of becoming active in the clubs is meeting people you can work with...
  8. Thread: Dealing With EIC

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    Excitement is a big contributor to EIC episodes. ...

    Excitement is a big contributor to EIC episodes. Hunting is probably a lot more exciting than playing fetch. My dog could swim much longer than he could run before going down.
  9. Raiders want to go to LA and LA fans want them. ...

    Raiders want to go to LA and LA fans want them. Even though LA has been without a team for the last ten years, the Chargers have not been able to get any traction up there.
  10. Thread: insurance on dogs

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    Here is a Lloyds of London program covering...

    Here is a Lloyds of London program covering working dog mortality & theft. http://www.insurewildlife.com/
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    As someone that used Wolter's book to train a...

    As someone that used Wolter's book to train a retriever decades ago, I can attest how much retriever training techniques have advanced in forty years. Modern methods produce a much a better trained...
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    At this point I think we are better off if the...

    At this point I think we are better off if the subject is out of the limelight. Any publicity, even in support, will not help our cause. It will just provoke a reaction from the AR activists which...
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    Here is an interesting article giving a...

    Here is an interesting article giving a historical perspective on scientific research and the ecollar http://www.truthaboutshockcollars.com/85/remote-collar-training-what-does-science-have-to-say/
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    There is no pending legislation banning ecollars...

    There is no pending legislation banning ecollars that I am aware, but I would not surprised to see such laws proposed in the coming months. The first attempts will likely be made at the local level...
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    The Fox interview will be used by AR groups to...

    The Fox interview will be used by AR groups to legislate against the ecollar. AKC may not be seeking to ban it, but it is very powerful ammunition for those that do.
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    The animal rights movement bridges the political...

    The animal rights movement bridges the political spectrum. Conservative talk show hosts Rush Limbaugh and Laura Ingraham have supported HSUS.
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    Exactly! I just sent emails to Dennis Sprung,...

    Exactly! I just sent emails to Dennis Sprung, AKC President and James Crowley, Executive Secretary. They are the only two people above Ms. DiNardo at AKC. I wish to add that a volume of thought...
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    Look at this recent article in the Washington...

    Look at this recent article in the Washington post on a recent study in England. http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/09/09/electronic-shock-collars-might-distress-your-dog/

    The...
  19. Thread: Mission Valley FT

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    Call backs to Open water marks: 10, 11, 16,...

    Call backs to Open water marks:

    10, 11, 16, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 27, 32, 35, 38, 40, 42, 46, 53, 54, 62, 66, 69, 71, 72, 74

    24 dogs back

    Florence
  20. Thread: Mission Valley FT

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    Very Unofficial Amatuer update They should be...

    Very Unofficial Amatuer update

    They should be done for the day, resuming tomorrow morning at 8:00 am with test dog and 15 running dogs to complete the land series.

    Rotation for the next...
  21. Thread: Mission Valley FT

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    Unofficial Call backs to the Open land blind: ...

    Unofficial Call backs to the Open land blind:

    49 dogs are back

    3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 42, 46, 47, 48, 49, 51, 52, 53,...
  22. The OP specified "field trial practice" and I...

    The OP specified "field trial practice" and I know he knows the difference. In trials, it is permitted to point out the guns before the handler calls for the bird. Lining up the dog on each mark is...
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    Woke up to 39 degrees this morning in Ronan. It...

    Woke up to 39 degrees this morning in Ronan. It has been cool and mostly overcast for the last ten days with some showers. At least we do not have the usual smoke from forest fires this year.
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    I own an early 870 Wingmaster I obtained in the...

    I own an early 870 Wingmaster I obtained in the 1960's. I purchased another one in the 1980's due to my first one starting to show some wear after many thousands of rounds fired through. I have won...
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    Amen! During the six months we train in SoCal,...

    Amen! During the six months we train in SoCal, we put on about 600 miles a week just commuting to training areas. At 55 cents per mile, that alone adds up to more than the monthly cost of a pro. ...
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