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    The way you explain the food changes sounds very...

    The way you explain the food changes sounds very similar to my experience with my chocolate male. We now feed medi-cal hypo allergenic and he's doing fine.
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    Had an express....literally jammed every 2nd shot...

    Had an express....literally jammed every 2nd shot from day 1. Also rusted bad. Got rid of it. Went to a Browning BPS and never looked back. Great gun. Since then though, I have picked up an...
  3. Thread: New hunting buddy

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    Congrats! Housetraining can take a while...

    Congrats! Housetraining can take a while...
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    Question for the upland hunters

    Wondering if you guys have any neat ideas for keeping your dogs hydrated during upland hunts? or packing water with you?

    I typically hunt near some creeks so water isn't much of an issue. However...
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    Figured I would add a little update, it's been...

    Figured I would add a little update, it's been almost 2 months, but the cat is now using the door. It definately took some patience. We started by removing the original flap, and hung a small 1 inch...
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    Thanks for the input folks. I'm really not...

    Thanks for the input folks. I'm really not looking to "train" her to point. I just want to encourage any natural tendency to point that may be there. If she winds up being flusher that's fine. But...
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    Encouraging "The Point"

    Im probably going to get bashed by the non pointing lab folks, but here goes anyway....

    My new pup has demonstrated on a few occasions the tendency "point" So maybe I have a pointing lab on my...
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    Just a couple months ago I brought up the fact...

    Just a couple months ago I brought up the fact that this stuff was on the horizon here in Canada, and as I understand it, it did gain some ground in Quebec, however it was somewhat pushed aside. No...
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    As I understand it, the opthemologist here only...

    As I understand it, the opthemologist here only takes patients after a referral from the vet. So that was my first step. After seeing the vet, whom I have a great relationship with, and he knows how...
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    Canadian National Field Trial - Who's Going?

    Since it's not that far of a drive, I'm planning to go check out a series or two. Most likely Sunday-Monday Maybe even offer to be a gunner for a bit. Anybody from here going to be there? Entered?...
  11. Thread: Retrieving goose?

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    Personally I had a dead goose to make a few...

    Personally I had a dead goose to make a few tosses in training to get my dog used to it. On his first hunt he still had a little bit of trouble figuring out exactly how to pick them up, but he...
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    After being to the vet, and he had a close look...

    After being to the vet, and he had a close look he does not feel that it is a worm. It appears to be a discolouration of the iris tissue. As the iris fluctuates with the light it causes the "white...
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    Not a field trailer (Yet!), but I just had a...

    Not a field trailer (Yet!), but I just had a thought...for those of you that hunt your field trial dogs...ever notice how far away a flock of birds can be before your dog locks onto them? I realize...
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    What is this in my pups eye?

    Noticed a little white squiggly thing in my pups eye this afternoon. It's literally inside the eye. Never saw anything like it before. I apologize but it's the best pic I could get. Anybody know...
  15. Thread: Recoil Minimum

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    Add a limbsaver recoil pad.

    Add a limbsaver recoil pad.
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    puppy excessive drinking?

    Recently got my second pup, she's 10 weeks old, and is doing great. Lots of go, happy, fearless, and keeping me busy, I'm having a blast!. One thing Ive noticed though is she will drink excessively....
  17. Thread: New pup is home!!

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    New pup is home!!

    The time finally arrived, my new pup made it home on the 28th. I've got some high hopes for her...as long as I don't mess it up! Planning to use Hillmann and transition to Lardy. So far she is full...
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    How often is he training with a group? Or birds?...

    How often is he training with a group? Or birds? My chocolate male, did exactly that when I first started training with a group. I think it was just from the pure excitement. After a couple sessions...
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    Looks great! Would love to try that myself, but...

    Looks great! Would love to try that myself, but I have no idea how to even begin!
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    Congrats on the pointing pup! I hunted behind a...

    Congrats on the pointing pup! I hunted behind a pointing lab a couple seasons ago and I was impressed! There's a lot of backlash about pointing labs, but IMO it's an awesome trait!
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    If it was solely my choice we would not have a...

    If it was solely my choice we would not have a cat in the first place. But with that said- the new pup is due home around the end of August. :D
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    Any cat people on here? cat training? GDG

    looking for some tips on cat training...yup - I said it... cat training.

    Recently installed a cat door to let our cat have free access into the basement. It should enable her to escape the dog...
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    Excellent video! Really enjoyed it! Have fun...

    Excellent video! Really enjoyed it! Have fun with the new pup!
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    Whistles: Whats everybody using?

    just as the title says...whats everybody using for a whistle?

    currently have a roy gonia classic, but I think I'm going to pick up a new one, probably looking for a pea-less whistle just for...
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    Personally I think for your average meat dog,...

    Personally I think for your average meat dog, it's not going to matter as long as you can still guide your dog to the bird. However in competition, to be able to handle your dog with finese and...
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