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  1. Any places to train near Granby, CO?

    Family is having a reunion close to Granby, and I'll be there for a week starting Monday, June 15th. The dogs will be joining us and I'd like to get them out. First time to the area, any help would...
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    You need a dog that is willing to work with you. ...

    You need a dog that is willing to work with you. Control is essential. The dog needs to go where he is sent (mark and/or blind) and have the training to fight factors (wind, water, terrain, old...
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    That's the joy of training. You get to decide...

    That's the joy of training. You get to decide what the dogs needs. I mix it up. Sometimes you can bring the dog in after a swim-by, or send them back over to the other exit. Here is a recent...
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    4 junior tests and 4 senior tests? Or 2 junior...

    4 junior tests and 4 senior tests? Or 2 junior tests and 2 senior tests?

    You need to pass 4 junior tests to earn JH, and 4 senior tests to earn SH. If dog doesn't have JH title, then you are...
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    There is no "trick fix" for this. It's through...

    There is no "trick fix" for this. It's through repetition (like everything else) that we build a habit...whether good or bad. The dog needs to form a good habit of focusing on the mark and running...
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    How far are the marks? Shorten the distance, long...

    How far are the marks? Shorten the distance, long flat throws in light cover, and use birds if you can. At 8 months old the marks should be long enough for the dog to pin EVERY mark. Distance comes...
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    Looking good Steve!

    Looking good Steve!
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    I made one that was pretty inexpensive. I bought...

    I made one that was pretty inexpensive. I bought 4 pieces of 24" rebar for my stakes. 4 pieces of PVC (the height of your holding blind) sewn into your camo fabric. Pound the rebar in and slide...
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    Just curious, but why WOULDN"T you want her to...

    Just curious, but why WOULDN"T you want her to handle "perfect". Obviously we cannot be perfect, but we can practice getting there. My first option would be to ask your pro what you can do to...
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    O/H Qual coming up April 19th...southwest Idaho!...

    O/H Qual coming up April 19th...southwest Idaho! :)
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    Looks like the original "organized confusion...

    Looks like the original "organized confusion drill"! Zoinks!
  12. Not sure if the question was directed towards me,...

    Not sure if the question was directed towards me, but in publisher it should look something like this (you want to choose the "arc" function). To make it an arrow, right click on it and format...
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    Happy birthday!

    Happy birthday!
  14. Publisher is free, it should be with your...

    Publisher is free, it should be with your microsoft package (word, excel, powerpoint, etc.) Just open up a new blank document. Depending on the photo, you may have to adjust to portrait or...
  15. I have all you can handle :) and I haven't found...

    I have all you can handle :) and I haven't found an app that does what I need it to do. I tried skitch and didn't care for it. 21817

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  16. I use Microsoft publisher. I insert the image I...

    I use Microsoft publisher. I insert the image I want to use and add lines accordingly. Pretty easy.

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    If you taught him how to be successful in the TT...

    If you taught him how to be successful in the TT by means of using "back-nick-back", then of course you would force using "back-nick-back" on pattern blinds. It's all still very new to him, but he...
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    It was a typo. Our April hunt test was listed in...

    It was a typo. Our April hunt test was listed in Fruitland, IA (Iowa) when is should have said Fruitland, ID (Idaho). It has been fixed.
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    Here's a couple, you can order as many as you...

    Here's a couple, you can order as many as you want.

    http://www.gundogsupply.com/sofknobplasd.html

    http://www.lcsupply.com/Dokken-small-2010-Rubber-Dummy/productinfo/DKB/
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    Looking pretty good so far. As the dog advances,...

    Looking pretty good so far. As the dog advances, you can continue to use 1-2 bumpers. After the dog picks up the bumper, drop it behind you and heel the dog forward a few yards, turn, and come back...
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    Do you have any friends/family in the military?...

    Do you have any friends/family in the military? For those service men/woman who MADE it, I doubt any one of them would change the way the military treats people in training. It's supposed to be...
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    It depends on the dog and more importantly the...

    It depends on the dog and more importantly the handler. If the handler knows what he/she is doing, then I think it can be done. If the handler is less experienced, then it would benefit them (and...
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    If the silver can seat on a duck I'll take two!!

    If the silver can seat on a duck I'll take two!!
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    When YOU begin to "get it", then you'll be able...

    When YOU begin to "get it", then you'll be able to help your dog "get it". Once you both "have it", then you just might have a chance :) like others have previously stated...enjoy the...
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    Here's Roxi 21371

    Here's Roxi
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