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    http://www.retrieversonline.com/swimby.htm ...

    http://www.retrieversonline.com/swimby.htm

    Dennis' Article link is above.

    Here's the pond diagram below.

    I had access, for the first time this weekend, to a custom-built swimby pond. ...
  2. NFRA was headed up by Joseph McCann - Rockerin...

    NFRA was headed up by Joseph McCann - Rockerin Retrievers.

    It was a fun program with a great concept. But in the end, there were already many organized retriever events, with schedules that were...
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    Dex. I searched and found a post that says: ...

    Dex. I searched and found a post that says:



    Is that the solution you mention?
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    Here's one way that I like to do it: ...

    Here's one way that I like to do it:



    Click on the icon that looks like a tree inside a square with dots at each corner. (hover over it and it says "Insert image"
    Click on the "from...
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    I am sure there are plenty of theories as to why...

    I am sure there are plenty of theories as to why Martin is facing what he's facing.

    That's his business to sort out.

    I will tell you all that Martin was a sponsor here and he has a pretty good...
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    I held off because I knew Martin was hustling to...

    I held off because I knew Martin was hustling to meet demand, thinking that I'd get my backup GunX sometime later. Lesson learned. Lay down the cash NOW. Take posession now.

    Hey it could be...
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    GunX is a classic example of what my dad has told...

    GunX is a classic example of what my dad has told me all of my life.

    If you find a really great product, buy more than you need - because if it's really great, they may run into issues and quit...
  8. The admirers and friends of John Fallon are...

    The admirers and friends of John Fallon are working on a little tribute to John Fallon in The Retriever News.

    Chris

    Edit: It will be hard not to put in that tribute that John Fallon never met...
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    Another suggestion I'd have is to mix them up. ...

    Another suggestion I'd have is to mix them up. Use different brands, different styles, etc. Get your dog accustomed to retrieving all bumpers equally.

    we probably all have attended a training...
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    This can be overcome by using the "boomerang...

    This can be overcome by using the "boomerang throw" method.

    The thrower holds the bumper by the end opposite the throw rope. The throw is overhand with a snap of the wrist, sending the top end of...
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    Andy, I've enjoyed reading about Briezy over...

    Andy,

    I've enjoyed reading about Briezy over the years.

    You have my deepest condolences on your loss.

    I'm so sorry.

    Time will help smooth the sharp pain. The wonderful memories will...
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    Thanks Bubba. That was pretty interesting. I...

    Thanks Bubba. That was pretty interesting.

    I agree with you completely. Making a dog a tripod is no big deal. That fourth leg is actually a spare!

    I would love to know the story behind the...
  13. I have a G3 Classic 70 and use it nearly daily. ...

    I have a G3 Classic 70 and use it nearly daily. In my opinion, the Classic 70 is a great tool for simultaneously running 4 to 6 dogs.

    I would agree that if one is only running 3 or less dogs...
  14. You're right Marc. I probably did not word it...

    You're right Marc. I probably did not word it very well. Everyone you mentioned, plus others all deserve the thanks.

    Chris
  15. Public Thanks to Jeff (Road Rage) Saladin - August A. Busch Conservation Area Work

    I just wanted to call out Jeff Saladin and his coordination of efforts with the Missouri State Conservation folks on the preservation and improvement of the Training/Trialing grounds at August A....
  16. Wow. I thought John would give us all a few...

    Wow. I thought John would give us all a few more months or even years before we posted these comments.

    To John's family and friends, I am deeply sorry.

    To John, you son of a buck, you really...
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    RTF users, This resource is not a place to air...

    RTF users,

    This resource is not a place to air buyer/seller disputes.

    This thread is being locked.

    To the original poster, whatever your name is, you are welcome to use this resource. This...
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    RTF users. This thread is locked. RTF is not...

    RTF users. This thread is locked.

    RTF is not a forum for buyer/seller disputes.

    Quacktastic, you are welcome to use RTF for the many purposes for which it was designed. You have misused this...
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    Welcome back Meagan Alexander

    Welcome back Meagan Alexander
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    Thanks! Same to you!

    Thanks! Same to you!
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    John judges Field Trials. He's already...

    John judges Field Trials. He's already contributing.
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    I would want an owner who is patient, consistent,...

    I would want an owner who is patient, consistent, fair, attentive, fun-loving, and active.
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    I just corresponded with Kirk today. If you have...

    I just corresponded with Kirk today. If you have questions, please reply to his email or call him.

    He's always been a very open communicator in my experience.

    Chris
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    Happy Birthday to Vicky and Stan!

    Happy birthday to both of you!

    Chris
  25. Otey, you have my prayers for her healing and...

    Otey, you have my prayers for her healing and happiness.
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