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    I'm in central WI and have pups due in about a...

    I'm in central WI and have pups due in about a month. Adam Levy is in MN and raises nice dogs (Next Generation Gundogs). And I can also tell you who to definitely steer clear of in MN...there's a...
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    Excellent news!!

    Excellent news!!
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    Once you've ruled out a UTI via your...

    Once you've ruled out a UTI via your veterinarian, ask them if it may be something as simple as lack of tone. Proin can help. (just had a client puppy present with the same symptoms, and Proin did...
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    I guess my situation may be a bit different than...

    I guess my situation may be a bit different than most pros, since I'm training gun dogs, not chasing ribbons. ;) (no offense meant to those who are running tests and trials). I take a max of ten...
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    I do private sessions quite a bit. We set it up...

    I do private sessions quite a bit. We set it up to fit the owners needs and schedule. I have one guy who trains almost every day after work. Some come once a week and work on their homework between...
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    I guess I'm the lone dissenter. Maybe they've...

    I guess I'm the lone dissenter. Maybe they've improved since I bought mine, but I'm not a fan. Other than the doors, the materials are cheap. The floors rust, the tops rust, the metal edges on the...
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    There is no breed specific reason for Goldens...

    There is no breed specific reason for Goldens handling birds poorly, genetic or otherwise.
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    ...using a left handed crescent wrench. ;) ...

    ...using a left handed crescent wrench. ;)

    Seriously, I've had several newbies that needed to learn to blow a whistle. Some were pretty anemic, and others kept trying to blow hard three separate...
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    Don't hold the dog responsible for lack of a...

    Don't hold the dog responsible for lack of a solid training foundation. That's a human issue, not a breed-specific issue.
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    Go with a sealer. You'll appreciate it when you...

    Go with a sealer. You'll appreciate it when you get a dog in that's a fecal artist. ;)
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    Such sad news. She was a wonderful dog and will...

    Such sad news. She was a wonderful dog and will be well-remembered. :(
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    The dog is used to looking for something in your...

    The dog is used to looking for something in your hand....your hand has been part of the target. As others have said, make sure the end is up off the ground so it's easy to pick up. And then place...
  13. Excellent news!! Congrats!!

    Excellent news!! Congrats!!
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    Don, if you have your palm resting across those...

    Don, if you have your palm resting across those bottom teeth it's a simple matter to push down and move the jaw away from the upper teeth. ;) It's really pretty easy since there is a "hinge" for the...
  15. I'd be happy to babysit that puppy for you while...

    I'd be happy to babysit that puppy for you while you're gone. Not sure I'll give him back, though. :D ;)
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    Gundogsupply.com just sent an email detailing the...

    Gundogsupply.com just sent an email detailing the new release system. It's gonna happen.
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    Just push down hard on the bottom teeth with your...

    Just push down hard on the bottom teeth with your gloved hand to make the dog relax the jaw. They can't bite unless you allow it...and doing this will stop it. Remember, this step is about two...
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    Hmmmm....I like the "Strait".....how to combine...

    Hmmmm....I like the "Strait".....how to combine with the Ammo part....Shootin' Strait; Strait Shootin' Singer; Strait Shot.....
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    You pinch to make the dog open its mouth. As...

    You pinch to make the dog open its mouth. As soon as the mouth starts to open, YOU put it in there and immediately stop pinching. The dog can't learn to reach for it until it first learns that...
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    Dalton, where do you live? This sounds more like...

    Dalton, where do you live? This sounds more like operator error than a dog problem.
  21. The tolls are gonna kill you coming across...

    The tolls are gonna kill you coming across Ohio/Indiana...still a few in IL, but won't be as bad. PM sent.
  22. Come just a little further to the northwest and...

    Come just a little further to the northwest and visit!!
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    I'm set up here to do side by side AI, as well as...

    I'm set up here to do side by side AI, as well as simple progesterone tests and vaginal smears.
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    Last time I bought a pup, I pulled up to the...

    Last time I bought a pup, I pulled up to the breeder's house and he had just picked up two females from their pen. I looked at him, pointed to his right arm and said "that one", and three seconds...
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    Wasn't it Shayne who put it this way? If every...

    Wasn't it Shayne who put it this way? If every batter that stepped to the plate was able to hit a home run, they'd move the fences back.
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