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  1. A whopping 3 inches here. 10X less than what was...

    A whopping 3 inches here. 10X less than what was expected thankfully.
  2. Just spit coffee on the kids I laughed so hard....

    Just spit coffee on the kids I laughed so hard. Cass Very Funny.
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    Congrats!!!!!! Thats a good feeling right there!

    Congrats!!!!!! Thats a good feeling right there!
  4. Thread: Bird Work

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    Put her on a rope and reel in like a big ol'...

    Put her on a rope and reel in like a big ol' bass! After she comes in lavish her with praise, lots of it. Look into force fetching to establish retrieval as a command not a game. Good Luck
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    My pup is both indoors and out. During the work...

    My pup is both indoors and out. During the work week he is outdoors in his kennel unless weather does not permit. He is inside the rest of the time. With the cols weather as of late the local ASPCA...
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    X2 This is all I plan on every year.

    X2 This is all I plan on every year.
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    When your the only guy in town running them, they...

    When your the only guy in town running them, they work great!!!! When every booboo is using them and most are sky busting, birds get wary quick. A jerk string and good calling work much better plus...
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    Not going back to treats. Was just throwing...

    Not going back to treats. Was just throwing thoughts into writing. He definitely does not need to go that far back into training but the standard needs to be held.
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    Wow! Thats a great response and well thought...

    Wow! Thats a great response and well thought out. Is there any literature or videos on this topic? Thanks for the input. After writing the original post I feel its kinda counter productive to go...
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    Sorry I am a teacher and the need to plan ahead...

    Sorry I am a teacher and the need to plan ahead is kinda ingrained in the way I think and do things. LOL. I guess I am reestablishing a standard. The timelines are loose but in my head its where...
  11. Glad to hear everything is ok!!!!! Scary

    Glad to hear everything is ok!!!!! Scary
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    Back to Basics (Thoughts…)

    After one of the slowest duck seasons I have ever had and dealing with a young dog (2yrs old) that is a really good hunter, but as the season progressed, lost almost all idea of what obedience is,...
  13. I have also used olive oil added to the food. It...

    I have also used olive oil added to the food. It gets a little expensive and wasn't as effective as a doughnut.
  14. Dunkin Donuts works really well!

    Dunkin Donuts works really well!
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    The only time mine stops whining in the blind is...

    The only time mine stops whining in the blind is when ducks are working, making the down time brutal. I have tried collar and all sorts of commands. Nothing has yet worked. Homeboy just loves to...
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    I'm sorry. I love watching my dog work. It is...

    I'm sorry. I love watching my dog work. It is what he was made to do and he knows it. Training is a mean to an end. Hunting is what the dog is meant to do and that is why they are called hunting...
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    Yet Another "Hybrid"

    The almighty "Pointer Bay" Lol! I once had a lab golden mix. We just called him a mutt and I paid $35 bucks as an adoption fee. Now this is getting silly!
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    I need one of those!!!!! Good luck

    I need one of those!!!!! Good luck
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    Like I said guys I will keep at it but I hunt...

    Like I said guys I will keep at it but I hunt mostly alone. I am confident he will get it but for now I'll take what I've got.
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    I use a Retrieve R Trainer at least 3 times a...

    I use a Retrieve R Trainer at least 3 times a week. I shot live flyers at least 3 times a month for the last year or so and every time he was fine. No breaking. There is a big difference between...
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    I'm sure that under different circumstances he...

    I'm sure that under different circumstances he would have much better manners. You know the circumstances in which I am retired and have no children to take care of with endless amounts of time to...
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    Tank! The "Unpolished" Retriever

    I have a 2 yr old Blm, Tank. He made his way into my life as a 4 month old pup while I was on a pheasant trip to Aberdeen, SD. Tank is a high energy dog who is constantly on the hunt at all times. ...
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    Also well put. I guess "weeding out" the field...

    Also well put. I guess "weeding out" the field is needed at some competitions but in reality a mega long mark is somewhat unrealistic in most hunting scenarios.
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    LoL! Seen that one before. Good work.

    LoL! Seen that one before. Good work.
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    …………………………Seriously!???

    …………………………Seriously!???
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