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    That is really precious. I would be interested...

    That is really precious. I would be interested in whether they mark (i.e., have depth perception) as well as retrievers. Obviously, he got past that water and had to recalibrate... that's a young...
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    This is a topic that is truly "evergreen". In...

    This is a topic that is truly "evergreen". In one form or another, the things in our dog that we are either very proud of, or annoyed about, or worrying over are usually obedience-related in origin....
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    Another "Design the Run" Thread

    Someday (maybe not in the too distant future) we will be buying property in the Phoenix area. Obviously, we're going to be snow-birds, avoiding the 120 degree heat whenever possible. But on the...
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    A new variation on a water blind.

    A new variation on a water blind.
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    I want to thank you all. I probably touched on...

    I want to thank you all. I probably touched on most of what was related here. Please don't sue me for posting without attribution! :D
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    Boneheaded Puppy Training

    Here's the situation:

    I manage the club website and we have a "puppy page". We don't advertise litters... it's general advice about how NOT to pick out a pup for performance purposes (avoid...
  7. Thread: Inherit traits

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    Along this line... folks might want to contribute...

    Along this line... folks might want to contribute to the research by going to Darwin's Dogs.

    https://darwinsdogs.org/?pg=about

    I sat and answered short questionaires about my dog. It wasn't...
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    In terms of climate, is there a middle ground...

    In terms of climate, is there a middle ground where... I don't know, maybe you don't get a hard freeze that will keep you from doing water work, and where you don't risk dying of heat stroke in the...
  9. Thread: Training a Cat

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    As I recall, Bill Hillmann's videos often feature...

    As I recall, Bill Hillmann's videos often feature cats. Maybe he can help you out.
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    38841 Classic. However... Mr. Larsen...

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    Classic. However... Mr. Larsen notwithstanding, maybe the dog understands every word. But the little bubble above the dog's head should say "meh!" or "pfft" or "tell me why I should care."
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    Hey... if I qualified for an All Age title, I'd...

    Hey... if I qualified for an All Age title, I'd find the next hundred dollars to be able to use the title my dog earned. But I would be steamed... the reason you enter AKC events, the reason you pay...
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    Is he vocal ONLY when hunting, and otherwise...

    Is he vocal ONLY when hunting, and otherwise quiet around the house? Does he become vocal when he's anticipating something he wants? Going on a ride, or a walk, or getting out of a kennel run or...
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    I hope not. I only just left Dog-a-holics...

    I hope not. I only just left Dog-a-holics Anonymous a few years ago when I fell off the wagon and got into HT's. This is something that happened when I wasn't paying any attention. I thought it...
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    Qaa2

    If I remember from the way back days, being qualified all age was not a title, it was sort of something that described your competitive status. At least I don't recall it was on any pedigrees. I...
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    If only I could remember the falls as well as the...

    If only I could remember the falls as well as the dog. She can remember three of them, I can't. Now if she could just remember where her front toes are supposed to remain while the birds go down......
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    I'm rather simple minded. I see intelligence as...

    I'm rather simple minded. I see intelligence as largely spacial or verbal or some blend of both. I don't know if it's been proven, but I feel certain dogs have language centers in their brains like...
  17. So if I understand it, he basically doesn't sit...

    So if I understand it, he basically doesn't sit (and keep his sit). Maybe I didn't quite get the whole scenario, but you're saying when you throw a bumper, unless you're holding him, he breaks? ...
  18. This is awesome and no, I'm not putting it on POTUS

    If you have a social media account maybe you could pass it around. A good message.

    http://www.redstate.com/jimjamitis/2016/11/07/elections-best-campaign-ad-isnt-candidate/
  19. Given the way a typical training day works, this is interesting.

    Make of this what you will:

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201610/what-dogs-do-after-training-affects-how-much-they-remember

    Many retriever folks train (necessarily) in...
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    That's my sense of it. But that's generation 1. ...

    That's my sense of it. But that's generation 1. I think the breeders that are working in that directions are trying to take a long view.
  21. Thread: Our first HT

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    Absolutely. Pretty little dog. Your girls are...

    Absolutely. Pretty little dog. Your girls are dear. Keep them involved and they'll make super bird "boys".
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    Heck... if it's owned by a developer and/or some...

    Heck... if it's owned by a developer and/or some corporation, go ahead and use it. It's not like your footprints are going to ruin it for the proposed purposes. All they can do (reasonably) is tell...
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    [QUOTE=ZEKESMAN;1526410] Yep yep yep. I'm the...

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    Yep yep yep. I'm the first to admit that my opinions are a lot stronger than my knowledge base. But I would put my opinions on hold to see more people try the sport.
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    I have a feeling that once people are informed...

    I have a feeling that once people are informed that dogs don't become competent retrievers overnight and by osmosis, that will filter out the psycho's pretty quick.
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    Has anyone's club put together a webpage that...

    Has anyone's club put together a webpage that seems to attract inquiries?
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