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    My 2016 goals are to finish waterfowl hunting...

    My 2016 goals are to finish waterfowl hunting strong, then ff Autumn. Will get JH title and some SH passes.
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    I would suggest get started with a training...

    I would suggest get started with a training program. This will not be a popular resposence but I have been using Waterdog. I have the the DVD and the book. The DVD includes force fectch. The thing I...
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    What are plans for your Pup, Hunter, Hunt Tester,...

    What are plans for your Pup, Hunter, Hunt Tester, or Field Trails.
    As far as right now, just teaching by playing, no harsh voices, all positive reinforcement. Lots of praise.
  4. Belated Christmas Present for Autumn

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    Autumn is have a very good first year.
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    I had the smallest puppy of a litter of...

    I had the smallest puppy of a litter of Brittany's, Sadddle also grew to near same size a the rest of the litter. When he got to our house he grew quickly. He always seem to have sore legs. As a...
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    Looking for Chessie Breeders Near PA

    My nephew is looking for a Chessie pup, he would like not to travel more than 5 to 8 hours from South Western Pa. I dont know chessie's, any recommendations.

    Thanks
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    I feed Pro Plan large breed puppy formula and I...

    I feed Pro Plan large breed puppy formula and I get it at Tractor Suppy.
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    In PA on public land we wonder if there are any...

    In PA on public land we wonder if there are any deer left. My 13 year old daughter asked if there any deer at Pap's house.
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    Health Questions

    My nephew is looking at a Chessie pup, she is the runt and at 4 weeks old she is half the size of her litter mates. I am concerned that this could cause possible health problems later in life. Any...
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    Not A bad start for pup

    Not a bad start for pup. 20693 Last bird down was 70 yard retrieve over the crest of the hill. Yesterday was her first pheasant hunt. She flushed 2 hens and the rooster pictured. The rooster was...
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    I asked about hold a few months ago, my pup was...

    I asked about hold a few months ago, my pup was about 5 months. I made her hold for a few seconds after placing dropped bumper, but I did not make a big deal about her dropping bumper. It was soar...
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    It's a new bird,keep a pheasant whole to train...

    It's a new bird,keep a pheasant whole to train with.

    Good luck.
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    Had to share this pituce.

    Autumn is one week shy of six months. We just got done training.

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    Don, I started to place bumper in her mouth...

    Don,

    I started to place bumper in her mouth after she was seated, and she started to fight the bumper. I don't want to get in a battle because, I want her to deliver to hand. She is such a great...
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    I can't blieve she dropped a live bird. She went...

    I can't blieve she dropped a live bird. She went crazy chased it down then dropped it as soon as her but hit ground. In the house does not drop toys until told. I believe her adult teeth are in but...
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    Evan Thanks I have a 45 step paper copy of a...

    Evan Thanks

    I have a 45 step paper copy of a force fetch program that starts with introduction to the table and then to hold. I have forced 2 goldens and 1 Brittany using this system I am very...
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    Jennifer Thanks. I have been trying to keep...

    Jennifer Thanks.
    I have been trying to keep things fun. I am not a force based person. Never had dog drop a live bird. The way I do force fetch I start with hold. Pup still seems way to immature to...
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    Train like you are testing. Work through holding...

    Train like you are testing. Work through holding blinds, with guns going off, other dogs retrieving. Your dog may be getting test wise, she might know you can't correct at test. Had a dog that would...
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    Tell me Force Fetch will fix this

    My 5.5 month old golden retriever keeps dropping whatever she is retrieves. Bumpers, dead birds, even wing clipped chuckars. She will deliver anything but geese, as soon as you try to heel or sit her...
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    Weirdest opener in 20 years of waterfowl hunting....

    Weirdest opener in 20 years of waterfowl hunting. Nephew got to field at 3:30 guys already there without permission. Two more groups tried to hunt same area as us without permission. Property owner...
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    I am using water dog more the video than the...

    I am using water dog more the video than the book. When he shows the intro to water he gets in the water and teases a young dog to enter the water. I would try to get in the water and get the pup to...
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    Mee too. When she come monday morning and finds a...

    Mee too. When she come monday morning and finds a puppy I will find out if she will be here on tuesday.18146 They are soo cute maybe she will melt.
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    Wife is pretty good with dog stuff and hunting....

    Wife is pretty good with dog stuff and hunting. When my mother-in-law finds out that I am getting another puppy I might lose free babysitting.
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    I think Pheasants Forever just had an article on...

    I think Pheasants Forever just had an article on spay and nuetur, it suggests to wait until sexaully mature. Might be a good read before making decision. Sorry I don't recall all info in the article....
  25. Thanks JS Was not sue if it was just prolonged...

    Thanks JS

    Was not sue if it was just prolonged exposure in the water while training. I am still very carefull while hunting in cold weather, I always error on the side of cuation.

    Bob
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