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    He is almost 20 weeks old. He is not misbehaving,...

    He is almost 20 weeks old. He is not misbehaving, he just doesnt want to let go. I have just been prying the mouth open but i will try the tow thing. Thanks
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    Releasing the bumper

    I am having trouble getting indy to release the bumper when he brings it back to me. I usually let him hold on to it for a little bit as a reward for the good retrieve, but he doesnt want to give it...
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    I have some apple cider vinegar. Wonder if that...

    I have some apple cider vinegar. Wonder if that will work?
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    I meant to add that he is not so out of control...

    I meant to add that he is not so out of control but my 4 year old son is. My son is still a little skittish of him and runs around. Which in turn causes indy to chase him.

    My son is making great...
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    Chewing on leash

    As i have posted before, Indy stays on a leash while he is in the house with us. He is now 17 weeks old and is still way to out of control to let off leash.

    Anyways...over the past week or two he...
  6. Thread: It starts!

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    I took indy to the park on sunday and every child...

    I took indy to the park on sunday and every child from 2-16 hollered and announced that indy looked just like Marley. Surprisingly, indy did good at ignoring them and stayed focused on the training.
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    Thanks for all the tips. I just went to Home...

    Thanks for all the tips. I just went to Home depot and bought 100 ft of climbing rope. Got one made and saved the rest of the rope for later. Has worked good so far. We just got back from the park.
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    I saw something like that on Cabelas.com. 30' for...

    I saw something like that on Cabelas.com. 30' for $18 i think. Just didnt want to wait on shipping. Will have to head to home depot.
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    material for check chord??

    What kind of rope makes for a good check chord. I was oing to order one but i dont want to wait on it to ship. I also check out petco and they had a 40 or 50 foot one for $50! I am not paying that...
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    That is a good one. Will have to run that one by...

    That is a good one. Will have to run that one by my wife.
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    I would like to keep indy in the name i think. ...

    I would like to keep indy in the name i think.

    i am just not good at thinking up cool, regal sounding names.
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    registration name help..

    I need some help with a fancy registration name.

    His name is Indy. My son named him after indiana jones.

    The sire's name was Crews' Pure Cotton.

    no kennel name.

    any suggestions?
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    Indy at 15 weeks old....

    Indy at 15 weeks old.
    http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e294/packman64/christmas-08001.jpg
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    Land for training, Hickory, NC

    I am looking for some pasture land or whatever that someone would be kind enough to allow me and Indy to train on. It would preferably be in the Mountain View area of Hickory, NC.

    thanks in...
  15. Thread: Dog won't eat

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    one of my old clms did that. Lasted for 2 days...

    one of my old clms did that. Lasted for 2 days before i took him to vet. Ended up he had a blockage. They pumped him full of fluid and he finally passed whatever it was.

    Funny as hell seeing a lab...
  16. Thread: Marley and Me

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    good movie...excellent book. I had to turn...

    good movie...excellent book.

    I had to turn away from the screen near the end. Just couldnt watch it.

    I did feel that the movie didnt portray just how "good" Marley was. The bond that Grogan...
  17. Thread: Happy Holidogs

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    How about we make this the Christmas picture...

    How about we make this the Christmas picture thread...

    This is Indy's first and my sons 4th. Guess which one is better trained.
    ...
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    I may go the hole route. Or just keep throwing it...

    I may go the hole route. Or just keep throwing it down into the woods. I hate for the garbage men to have to deal with it.

    Someone told me of some stuff you can get and spray on each pile and it...
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    discarding poop?

    This may be kind of an odd question but what do you all do with your dogs poop when you scoop it?

    Indy is walked and he always poops in the same area that i have chosen in the yard. This makes it...
  20. Thread: Sick puppy.

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    Update...Indy is doing better. I fed him a little...

    Update...Indy is doing better. I fed him a little yogurt and pumpkin today mixed with just a little puppy food.

    He didnt poop all day, and then finally about 7:30 he pooped but i couldnt tell if...
  21. Thread: Sick puppy.

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    Yeah..it is tape worms...the vet gave him the...

    Yeah..it is tape worms...the vet gave him the correct wormer this time for the tape worms...he had fleas when we got him and was treated for them about 4 weeks ago...i check him daily and have not...
  22. Thread: Sick puppy.

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    I had kinda figured it was the worm medicine. I...

    I had kinda figured it was the worm medicine. I will keep him on the rice and try some pumpkin or yogurt.

    thanks for all of the help.
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    I know he hasnt gotten into anything. He has not...

    I know he hasnt gotten into anything. He has not had a chance to be off his leash yet. He is either in his crate, in the house on leash, or outside with me on leash or on his runner in the yard with...
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    as far as the bone goes, what kind of mess does...

    as far as the bone goes, what kind of mess does it leave behind? Do you let them chew on it in their crate or in the house, or outdoors only.
  25. Thread: Sick puppy.

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    Sick puppy.

    Indy had a vet visit yesteday for his 15 week boosters and rabies shot. He was also dewormed.

    He was up all night with diarrhea. Every 2 hours i had to take him out to poop.

    We have had him...
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