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  1. Thread: Fiocchi Steel

    by Keith S.
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    I only shot 5 boxes of it this fall, but it...

    I only shot 5 boxes of it this fall, but it seamed to perform well for me. I didn't notice any difference with a dirty gun than any other shell. For $10/box I'll shot it every day I can.
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    I had a old dogtra 1200 that was a really good...

    I had a old dogtra 1200 that was a really good reliable collar but bought a Garmin 550. I really liked the light on the Garmin, I used the bark collar on it but not very much. Overall it was a very...
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    I live in eastern Nebraska and this year I ran 1...

    I live in eastern Nebraska and this year I ran 1 AKC and 3 HRC tests. We have a lot of opportunities here in Nebraska both AKC and HRC. I would run more but my work schedule doesn't allow me too.
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    As others have said it is part of the test. The...

    As others have said it is part of the test. The thing I don't understand about the upland at the grand is both the land and water series are generally tough than your usual weekend test and judged to...
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    I've had fair luck with a GHG ground force blind....

    I've had fair luck with a GHG ground force blind. I just got a MoMarsh invisalab and it seams like a very high quality product.

    I've hunted with guys that keep their dog in their layout. First...
  6. Thread: shake command

    by Keith S.
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    I've done it by reinforcing sit. When the dog...

    I've done it by reinforcing sit. When the dog would try to shake and not sit I will grab them by the collar and make them sit.
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    If you judge and make the honor dog honor all the...

    If you judge and make the honor dog honor all the marks, better make sure there aren't any trees around you...been there done that.

    I could care less if the honor dog lays down, but he better be...
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    http://www.leathercordusa.com I've never...

    http://www.leathercordusa.com

    I've never bought anything from this company but I plan to in the near future.
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    Just a little ol HRC test in Canada. Everyone...

    Just a little ol HRC test in Canada.

    Everyone who plays the game is a little nuts.
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    Im gonna try to make 5 this year with the...

    Im gonna try to make 5 this year with the furthest being about 8 hours away. The last couple years have been 1 or 2 because of young dog and my job not allowing me the weekends off. I use to go to...
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    If you are not allowed to use guns, then that is...

    If you are not allowed to use guns, then that is all guns, playing a dog game or anything else. I know of a person who has a felony on their record and they can only run started.
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    Try to use the same routine when training. If...

    Try to use the same routine when training. If your routine is different from training you'll be amazed how fast Fido picks up on it and how much different he acts than when training.
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    I use silver theraband tubing, you can buy it on...

    I use silver theraband tubing, you can buy it on eBay with free shipping. I'd try a RC store or hobby store and try to find a 2 wire analog servo.
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    Ted are we assuming the dog can see where the...

    Ted are we assuming the dog can see where the bird hits the ground behind the trees? It looks like the picture is taken from inside a truck, about 5-6 ft in the air, from the dogs level it might...
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    This was taken on an app on my phone, while I'm...

    This was taken on an app on my phone, while I'm sure it isn't extremely accurate, I do believe it shows the tread. My friend who was running my phone said the Pealess mega was clearly louder but I...
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    I talked to a member of NW Iowa a couple weeks...

    I talked to a member of NW Iowa a couple weeks ago, said they are holding their test in late April, just had to get all the paperwork sent in.
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    I measured the decibels of a Pealess mega vs. a...

    I measured the decibels of a Pealess mega vs. a HT Dallahasse. At 100 yards into a 5-10 headwind, the Pealess mega was 83 decibels, the HT D was 79. The Pealess mega is a higher pitch than the D, but...
  18. Thread: Trying HRC

    by Keith S.
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    I would start with seasoned. ALOT goes on at the...

    I would start with seasoned. ALOT goes on at the line in HRC. Seasoned is a little more broke down than a senior test and is a good place to start being a little unfamiliar with HRC. Where you are...
  19. Prayers for his family and friends during this...

    Prayers for his family and friends during this difficult time.
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    Dang! Beautiful trophy!

    Dang! Beautiful trophy!
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    I switched from a dogtra to the 550 because I...

    I switched from a dogtra to the 550 because I wanted to be able to add collars in the future. I've had it about 6 months, really nice collar.

    Pros- price, you get a lot of collar for $400 ...
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    HRC uses a point system. 15 points per finished...

    HRC uses a point system. 15 points per finished pass, so if you run only finished it will take 7 passes. Or you can run seasoned, 10 points per seasoned pass, you can get no more than 40 points from...
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    Here is the calendar for HRC tests ...

    Here is the calendar for HRC tests

    http://www.ukcdogs.com/Upcoming.nsf/EventView?Open&Group=HuntingRetriever&Type=M
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    The diagrams in the magazine will not help you,...

    The diagrams in the magazine will not help you, they very poor IMO. If I could do it all over again I would do more work getting too the line and SITTING at the bucket. I've only ran one grand and...
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    I'm guessing you were probably a little nervous...

    I'm guessing you were probably a little nervous especially after your pup started getting amped up. Dogs really feed off their handlers, the more nervous you get, the looser they will become. Sounds...
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