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    What are the hole dimensions?

    What are the hole dimensions?
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    I am thankful that i have a fabricated hasp on my...

    I am thankful that i have a fabricated hasp on my trailer, in addition to locking lever handles. We put pad locks on the stainless hasp when we go in anywhere.

    Of note: An incident years ago with...
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    Agreed! I love to see any dog that has reached a...

    Agreed! I love to see any dog that has reached a high level of competence in its purpose...shepherds, hunting breeds, no matter. That is a conditioned canine athlete...
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    The good part about two at once will having them...

    The good part about two at once will having them both at similar places in their training....once you take the time to set up a drill, two pups get to benefit..
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    Haha. You got that right! I have never walked...

    Haha. You got that right! I have never walked up to a fine EP locked down and rigid from tail to nose and not been impressed with it...hundreds and hundreds of times i have seen it, it is always a...
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    Interesting....definitely need to try one if i...

    Interesting....definitely need to try one if i can keep pups from chewing it up.
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    Fantasy Field Trials----there is someone's next...

    Fantasy Field Trials----there is someone's next million dollar website. LOL
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    [QUOTE=Sharon Potter;1182977] The natural...

    [QUOTE=Sharon Potter;1182977]

    The natural point has a whole different intensity level. Imagine a dog running hard, spinning sideways in mid-air and landing stiff legged, head and tail high, ...
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    Virtually every bird dog man i know uses this...

    Virtually every bird dog man i know uses this method on pointing breeds to introduce birds and wings to pup, and begin the steadying process. I had the pleasure growing up of training with 3...
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    Poll: I am with Julie R. The stats show that for those...

    I am with Julie R. The stats show that for those of us that breed, it makes the most sense to continue to remove them and it fits with my own experiences on long, multi-day hunt trips. A few of the...
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    Does anyone have the contact info for breeding to...

    Does anyone have the contact info for breeding to Snapper?
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    Sharon is correct. Delta and United both...

    Sharon is correct. Delta and United both required "metal door" on my recent 2 trips in October. You can roll the dice, but the folks i run into at the airlines knew to check for metal doors, dog...
  13. Anyone coming from Upper Midwest to NC/SC/VA/TN - need trailer transport

    Give me a call if you are coming this way from WI, MN, IL area and want help on your trip costs...figured someone might be coming to the nationals... I need a 4 hole rear load ATV trailer brought...
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    what are the dimensions on the atv pad?

    what are the dimensions on the atv pad?
  15. Evan, I use a vest when I go from a warm fall...

    Evan,
    I use a vest when I go from a warm fall to a hunt up North with a dog that has not acclimated. But, i will always use the push on the back of the head and let or make the dog give the effort...
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    I thought that i had missed out on the latest and...

    I thought that i had missed out on the latest and greatest trend for a minute. glad it turned out to be something i already do.....just a new term :)
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    Good name for her: Blank Slate - High Hopes

    Good name for her:
    Blank Slate - High Hopes
  18. Man this was a tough read for me on a deep level....

    Man this was a tough read for me on a deep level. After washing out most dogs from more than 15 yrs and finding them a good home to start over again and again, i found the one i was looking for. He...
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    I agree. My PL is out of NFC Eba and a QAA bitch...

    I agree. My PL is out of NFC Eba and a QAA bitch off Bubba. Bubba threw dogs with natural point. Our girls has pointed for much longer than 5 seconds since she was 8 weeks old when i brought her...
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    Bwahahaha. That is what i was thinking.

    Bwahahaha. That is what i was thinking.
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    Thanks to those that posted some good info here. ...

    Thanks to those that posted some good info here. I am just starting to face this with our oldest dog and i am actually in the middle of trying some of these options...

    I hope to get a few more...
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    The first statement is simply not the case. From...

    The first statement is simply not the case. From the rule book below -it clearly refutes that statement as does what i have seen at test.
    "The dog must clearly establish point on its own prior to...
  23. Good thread..... will also make more conscious of...

    Good thread..... will also make more conscious of my habits.
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    Retrieving wise, i would equate the PL test to...

    Retrieving wise, i would equate the PL test to HRC levels of beginning, intermediate and advanced. The bird work is the difference and the point of it, no pun intended. You can upland hunt with a...
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    A co-worker had a similar occurence last summer. ...

    A co-worker had a similar occurence last summer. He walks his chessie in the evening down a little used green way trail. He kept telling me about the fox coming out every day and following him and...
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