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  1. Thread: Eic affected

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    My dog Sassy MH had it. A ten minute hunt for a...

    My dog Sassy MH had it.
    A ten minute hunt for a mark would bring it on.
    Duck hunting not so bad.
    Pheasant hunting was interesting.
    As a young dog she would keep pushing till she got wobbly and...
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    Scrapies, Scrapie is a fatal, degenerative...

    Scrapies,
    Scrapie is a fatal, degenerative disease that affects the nervous systems of sheep and goats. It is one of several transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs), which are related to...
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    Danielle, nice tribute. I love my Kicker pup. ...

    Danielle, nice tribute.
    I love my Kicker pup.
    Condolences to Jim and Judy
  4. Susan, I'm so sorry for your loss.

    Susan,
    I'm so sorry for your loss.
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    I'll keep my NEF. I use powder charges for nail...

    I'll keep my NEF.
    I use powder charges for nail guns, #3, moderate load, 100 about $5.00.
    #3's work great and are at least as loud as primers. They work great in my 20 yr. old NEF.
    Heavier loads...
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    Take a look at Entry Express. As you scroll down...

    Take a look at Entry Express. As you scroll down the various UKC Hunt Tests and AKC Hunt Tests and Field Trials, look for a club in the area you are interested in. They give location and contact...
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    Just don't "ground pound". Chris

    Just don't "ground pound".
    Chris
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    Thirty five years ago, I had to make a living...

    Thirty five years ago, I had to make a living while finishing grad school. I was a Pinkerton guard at the gates of the Davenport Iowa Purina plant.
    I was impressed by the amount of shipments of...
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    2012 Youth Hunt, post pics

    We had a great time.
    Chris

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  10. Thread: remote sit

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    Don, Sounds like your dog knows what "sit" and...

    Don,
    Sounds like your dog knows what "sit" and the whistle command for "sit" means. Sounds like she knows what choke collar and e collar corrections on lead mean as well. This is absolutley...
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    All joking aside, in Wisconsin crayfish can have...

    All joking aside, in Wisconsin crayfish can have parasites such as lung flukes.
    My lab ate some raw crawfish parts that were in the garbage. A couple months later she started coughing and hacking as...
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    What about all the stuff on large breed's hips...

    What about all the stuff on large breed's hips and too much calcium?
    Chris
  13. My condolences and prayers to the families. Chris

    My condolences and prayers to the families.
    Chris
  14. Robin, Here are two very good short videos to...

    Robin,

    Here are two very good short videos to collar condition your dog to sit and here.

    Starts with using a leash and choke collar then transitions to e-collar, once the dog understands and...
  15. Diversion bird fliers are interesting

    Diversion bird fliers are interesting
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    I do all my own training and handling. Even...

    I do all my own training and handling. Even though there is to be no training at a test, I think of it as part of the training process.

    I shoot a few fliers and hunt. However I don't train with...
  17. A philosophical question about Force Fetch and momentum.

    Evan Graham wrote an introduction to Force Fetch which is permanently posted on another website's Gun Dog Forum. My question is regarding building momentum with FF. I'll be referring to Evan's...
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    jmonte35 Check these two videos, forced hold 1...

    jmonte35

    Check these two videos, forced hold 1 and 2. This is a very useful, simple, intuitive approach.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTebdK_2Puw...
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    Collar Condition to "here" when the dog isn't...

    Collar Condition to "here" when the dog isn't steady to sit.

    Get the dog used to wearing the collar , with no nicks at all. I wouldn't try this on a very young pup. They should be healing...
  20. Thread: im confused

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    fishdogcnc Welcome! Great question. Evan...

    fishdogcnc

    Welcome! Great question.

    Evan Graham of Smartworks has written an introduction to Force Fetch. It has been permanently posted by a moderator over at The Duck Hunters Refuge in their...
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    Matching the personality of the owner and dog is...

    Matching the personality of the owner and dog is important, generalities aside. . .
    If you are out hunting and the warden shows up,
    - a golden will jump up and give him a kiss.
    - a chessie...
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    No intimidation. Didn't see it and didn't' hear...

    No intimidation. Didn't see it and didn't' hear it. Just a nervous handler.

    A couple of observations.

    I was very interested in the sound track. I keep hearing HRC folks talk about realism. I...
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    The question I have is, not can you, but do you...

    The question I have is, not can you, but do you examine your dogs?

    Do you only examine when there are symptoms? That is what I usually do.

    What if there are no symptoms but still a problem as...
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    Many states have upland events. They aren't...

    Many states have upland events. They aren't "testing". These guys play for bucks, as well as, their own titles.
    www.wisconsinseries.com
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    rfinger, The Manitowoc County Kennel Club has...

    rfinger,
    The Manitowoc County Kennel Club has one every December. At our Valders Wisconsin
    grounds. Some years are snowy. Its' a lot of fun. Bragging rights only.
    Send Diane an email for next...
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