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    This creates an imaginary line which is suppose...

    This creates an imaginary line which is suppose to help the dog avoid hunting on the back-side of the bird-boy. At least that is how it has been explained to me. It's not always a hard and fast...
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    " if it flys...it dies "

    " if it flys...it dies "
  3. Whewww.....man that was close and I'm extremely...

    Whewww.....man that was close and I'm extremely happy that it is all going well now. Thanks for letting us all know the dangers of the cold and that our 4-legged hunting partners are not immune to...
  4. Thread: Bird flu

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    Now Gooser, I'm not one of those 'cyrstal ball'...

    Now Gooser, I'm not one of those 'cyrstal ball' owners...........how should I know, the pros don't know either. But, there have always been pandemics, I believe the last one was around the early...
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    It just hasn't mutated to that point........yet. ...

    It just hasn't mutated to that point........yet. Most experts say not IF but WHEN :!:
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    :lol: it's the indian.....not the arrow. :wink:

    :lol: it's the indian.....not the arrow. :wink:
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    Also Keith, in regard to wear, the inside of my...

    Also Keith, in regard to wear, the inside of my receiver is grooved from the wear of the brass against the aluminum receiver. Trigger assembly has been rebuilt 3 times, one extractor, one ejector. ...
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    For the 'unwashed' M is a common substitute for...

    For the 'unwashed' M is a common substitute for "thousand". ie. Roman Numeral. 70,000 rounds is not that much over a period of 19 1/2 years, especially when the first 6 yrs of ownership it was the...
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    go with the 26" in the Benelli. The Benelli...

    go with the 26" in the Benelli. The Benelli reciever is longer, and 26" will be plenty long enough. Avoid the 24", most people don't shoot it well, plus it has a lot more muzzle blast, and...
  10. Man........I sure hate the loss Lisa. Those...

    Man........I sure hate the loss Lisa. Those memories and more, even before that with all the gang by just mentioning Roberta, Johnny, and all at Chuck's. Keith is right, what doors, friendships,...
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    Ted, maui jim is as good as it gets. Take a look...

    Ted, maui jim is as good as it gets. Take a look at their website. Most Bass Pro Shops carry them, as well as a lot of eye docs.
  12. Thread: What GPS?

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    Same as Buck. Garmin 330 in vehicles. Garmin...

    Same as Buck. Garmin 330 in vehicles. Garmin 60CS handheld. Easy to download topo maps to the 60. Plus it can also be used for highway use.
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    Poll: Ding, Ding, Ding, we have a winner! I waded...

    Ding, Ding, Ding, we have a winner! I waded through this thread to get to here. I voted 'fail'.. Tests are tests. Some pass, some fail. If you train for 'everything' chances are you pass. We in...
  14. KIngofthecamp...I know exactly what you are...

    KIngofthecamp...I know exactly what you are implying, and like Keith, I think everyone who judges, or wants to judge, should be required to study your post. FWIW, handlers and posts like wsumner's...
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    I use to tell folks to forget about the 3 1/2"...

    I use to tell folks to forget about the 3 1/2" guns because of hevi-shot. But gosh, has that stuff gone out the roof or what ?$$$? That may justify going back to steel and thus the 3 1/2 may be...
  16. Unless the joint above or below is involved, or...

    Unless the joint above or below is involved, or significant displacement of the growth center(s) I would go with casting. Or possibly a pins and plaster combination which is relatively simple...
  17. Kristie, keep posting, if one is required to 'be...

    Kristie, keep posting, if one is required to 'be one' before posting, then this board would have little to say..........Paul I understand where you are coming from a .300 hitter is not mediocre, nor...
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    Your dog may have a lack of Style if you can go...

    Your dog may have a lack of Style if you can go get the bird and be back before your dog does...............
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    The soft, moldable, foam inserts work great, and...

    The soft, moldable, foam inserts work great, and are cheap. Doesn't matter if you toss them or lose them. But they are kind of hard to hear conversations, but that can be better the looser you put...
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    Bottom line, go to a local vet that you trust. ...

    Bottom line, go to a local vet that you trust. It is their job, and I trust mine to do it, to keep up with all of this stuff, and do what is best for my dog, especially for the region(s) I frequent....
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    UB, I agree totally with you on the AKC...

    UB, I agree totally with you on the AKC stuff.....most have been so overly influenced by the FT and some pros, even though they rarely train or run their own dog, that it has adversely influenced the...
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    Well, just take care of yourself........you're so...

    Well, just take care of yourself........you're so far ahead of everyone else anyway, they need some catch-up time
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    OK, I'll try to explain it.........I doubt that...

    OK, I'll try to explain it.........I doubt that the majority of hunters have even seen a FT/HT.....don't have a clue about RTF, seldom have seen a trap range or sporting range, and don't know squat...
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    Re: trials - actual hunting?

    Which now begs the question, with research, does the inexperienced dog training hunter what the dog trained only with the 2 button instead of the 5? What about the guy with no 'collar' education,...
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    And Ken you are like most people who post here. ...

    And Ken you are like most people who post here. You are an avid hunter with a good dog IQ. Heck, Dozer can probably TAKE most people hunting, not the other way around. Some guys just want a dog...
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