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    This picture is why you teach long blinds. We...

    This picture is why you teach long blinds. We were hunting brant on Chincoteague Sound. A pair of brant came in the front of the boat and it was my shot. Deuce marked the brant for an easy...
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    If you dog is steady, walk out and throw your...

    If you dog is steady, walk out and throw your mark as a single. You can release remotely, or walk back and release the dog. You can even throw multiple marks this way (although with multiples always...
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    It's Obama's fault, but Bush started it. Simple...

    It's Obama's fault, but Bush started it. Simple as that.
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    I didn't say anything about complaining to a...

    I didn't say anything about complaining to a judge either. I know quite a few marshalls who know how to make a complainer's day difficult. Complaining to a judge (which I have seen) is just plain...
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    Have you had her since she was 7-8 weeks or did ...

    Have you had her since she was 7-8 weeks or did you get her at 3 months? I had a dog that I got a 3 month that was fearful in the car and never really got over it. This dog wasn't really properly...
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    Most good pros have learned that the more...

    Most good pros have learned that the more complaining they do the more complicated their day will become. I've rarely seen any pro comment on when their dogs are in the running order. They get their...
  7. These people are probably also parking in...

    These people are probably also parking in "handicap only" spots too. Scum....
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    Wish you the best of luck. All of the above...

    Wish you the best of luck. All of the above sounds good, but given you stated "circumstances and following actions on his part have been somewhat suspect," I would not be holding my breath. I...
  9. Different stakes, different running orders. Not...

    Different stakes, different running orders. Not as much sitting around as running a single Master, because you have to pay attention to where you are running in two stakes instead of one.
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    Confidence is everything. Popping usually...

    Confidence is everything. Popping usually indicates confusion. Throwing simple, shorter marks when a dog is confused helps to build confidence again. Yes, we want to challenge dogs to increase...
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    It simply is not true that dogs cannot see black...

    It simply is not true that dogs cannot see black or orange bumpers. If you have a light background, black is perfectly good to throw, in fact, a dog will see black against a light background better...
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    Nice site Harry. Just one question... who did...

    Nice site Harry. Just one question... who did you use as the model in the white coat on your home page? :cool:
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    I don't own a white coat and have been pretty...

    I don't own a white coat and have been pretty pleased with my training results. I may use a white stickman or bucket in the field when teaching a concept, but in training for hunt tests (even when...
  14. Right, because we KNOW EVERYONE has a computer or...

    Right, because we KNOW EVERYONE has a computer or smartphone with them at all times and EVERYONE has a job that allows them to STOP WHAT THEY ARE DOING to enter a hunt test. Yeah, those workers ...
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    As I said before, and as others have alluded to,...

    As I said before, and as others have alluded to, this has been discussed on RTF ad nauseum. Use the search function and you'll be able to see the chatter, good and bad.
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    Do a search on RTF..... numerous discussions can...

    Do a search on RTF..... numerous discussions can be found.
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    I"m with Corey on this.... add heat and...

    I"m with Corey on this.... add heat and excitement to the allergy and it could compound into something that you would never want to experience. Better to be safe than sorry.
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    What problem did you have with the Garmin/TT G3...

    What problem did you have with the Garmin/TT G3 Bark Limiter? That's what I have and it seems to work just fine.
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    My now 6 month old pup started out barking a bit,...

    My now 6 month old pup started out barking a bit, then more and more. He only barked in the truck when I had my other dog out working. I tried to stop it by methods described above, but there were...
  20. Susan, so sorry for your loss. We all know the...

    Susan, so sorry for your loss. We all know the sadness of losing a canine friend never really goes away... the pain just gets less intense and the joyful memories replace the sorrow. Know that...
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    I don't see any reason not to believe their...

    I don't see any reason not to believe their explanation either. After reading the numerous posts on their Facebook page, I think they got a strong message about how the majority of their customers...
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    ^^^Ditto that^^^^

    ^^^Ditto that^^^^
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    Which set of blinds do you judge? Situation 1....

    Which set of blinds do you judge?

    Situation 1. Dog does well on blinds, gets no-bird on marks, then does poorly on blinds in second run because of training not to return to old fall.

    Situation...
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    When in doubt, stay out. Having said that.. it...

    When in doubt, stay out. Having said that.. it does look like B-G algae to me.

    Just because the algae is blown onto one side of the pond in a matt does not mean that it is not present on the...
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    This is mostly an East Coast phenomenon now as...

    This is mostly an East Coast phenomenon now as the hordes are trying to qualify for the MN that will be on the East Coast next year.
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