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  1. Thread: Atlanta

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    To me, this post shows how pros do pitch in and...

    To me, this post shows how pros do pitch in and help clubs out in this sport. The ones I know are always willing to help.
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    The question is, did he catch a fish and how big...

    The question is, did he catch a fish and how big was it?

    David, I might not have given an American Water Spaniel the benefit of a doubt, but probably wood have passed a Lab, especially a black...
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    There are also a lot of positives to using a...

    There are also a lot of positives to using a table as well. I like starting with the toe hitch, which for some reason, the dogs seem to take less personal. After that, I transition to the ear on...
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    Early teal season opens soon. Go bust a few and...

    Early teal season opens soon. Go bust a few and is them. I believe Florida allows wood ducks to be taken during early teal season as well, but better check regs first.
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    Is there an owner handler HT option in AKC?

    Is there an owner handler HT option in AKC?
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    It would seem a possible solution to the problem...

    It would seem a possible solution to the problem is giving each club X number of spaces to reserve for member/workers to enter. If they are not filled in one week, those spots will be opened up at...
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    Is EE required to be used for AKC tests? Can...

    Is EE required to be used for AKC tests?

    Can the clubs reserve spots for workers/members with EE before opening?
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    Get in touch with Old South HRC. They have...

    Get in touch with Old South HRC. They have several members in the Columbus area that I'm sure would welcome a small group over.
  9. Thread: AKC to HRC

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    I agree 100%. The only thing is if HRCH is your...

    I agree 100%. The only thing is if HRCH is your goal, you can save $10 by getting 1 seasoned pass and 6 finished passes to get your 100 points instead of 7 finished passes.
  10. Thread: AKC to HRC

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    I saw that. I can completely understand not...

    I saw that. I can completely understand not judging a diversion as a mark due to the dog not being set up at the line when the bird is thrown. I am not sure about a walk up or a poison bird. It's...
  11. Thread: AKC to HRC

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    You can use your voice, but a common mistake I...

    You can use your voice, but a common mistake I see is a handler continuing to say here, here, etc. while the dog is not turning and the winger goes off with the handler still talking. If the dog is...
  12. Thread: AKC to HRC

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    What does the HRC rulebook say about it being...

    What does the HRC rulebook say about it being judged as a mark? I couldn't find it when I looked. Just curious.
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    I have seen several over the 100lb mark that were...

    I have seen several over the 100lb mark that were in great shape and not "fat". They are few and far between. Their frame resembles that of a horse. I owned one a long time ago that in shape went...
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    Jerod, It's yours. I will try to email...

    Jerod,

    It's yours. I will try to email tonight or tomorrow.
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    Thunder 100 vs Blank Pistol

    Any pros and cons on one versus the other, preferences, etc.?
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    (GA) Hillmann Puppy DVD - Revised Edition

    For sale. Training a Retriever Puppy with Bill Hillmann - Revised Edition. $120 shipped. First come basis. Reply to this post and we can make arrangements from there....
  17. Thread: Judging bias

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    Boy. I wish I had not started this post. I...

    Boy. I wish I had not started this post. I apologize to all that have been offended by anyone's post.
  18. Thread: Judging bias

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    I have heard the argument that friends or workers...

    I have heard the argument that friends or workers get preferential treatment by judges. I think the opposite may occur at times.

    A couple of trials I have judged a friend won. Unfortunately,...
  19. Thread: Judging bias

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    That is absolutely true, no matter what venue.

    That is absolutely true, no matter what venue.
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    Heard of rocket science and heard of brain...

    Heard of rocket science and heard of brain surgery, but rocket surgery is a new one. Must have to be dang smart.

    Sorry. Couldn't resist.
  21. Thread: Judging bias

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    By emphasis I don't mean judged easier in FT. It...

    By emphasis I don't mean judged easier in FT. It just seems to me that HT judges, in general, tend to use the blind to drop dogs rather than marks.
  22. Thread: Judging bias

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    Judging bias

    Saw a post on FaceBook regarding field trial judging bias and how HT people have no or little chance of winning or placing. Personally, I haven't seen it. The field trails I have been at and watched...
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    Becki should know. She has thrown more pigeons...

    Becki should know. She has thrown more pigeons than anyone in history of mankind.
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    Mine does the same thing. I found the best...

    Mine does the same thing. I found the best solution is to let them be by themselves and play/train to work it out. The dog likely isn't going trying to be good for you. Remove yourself, go inside...
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