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    Sorry for you loss and the loss to the retriever...

    Sorry for you loss and the loss to the retriever community. Been a rough week that way
  2. I don't allow mine to ride in the open bed and...

    I don't allow mine to ride in the open bed and think it is foolish, but it is not illegal in many states.
  3. Funny that so many here are quick to criticize...

    Funny that so many here are quick to criticize breeding's and fight to preserve the breed (silver) and yet are happy to overlook things like style as a criteria for bettering the breed.
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    Usually have a coexist sticker, and are filled...

    Usually have a coexist sticker, and are filled with goldens and women with hairy armpits wearing Birkenstocks. Use to see a bunch in New Hampshire and Vermont
  5. Thank you.

    Thank you.
  6. No no by "that dog"I meant the ones we have all...

    No no by "that dog"I meant the ones we have all seen, not one that is walking on one blind or due to conditions, not a specific dog. You know when you see them they are pigs and no more want to do...
  7. does so every time she can. I don't understand,...

    does so every time she can. I don't understand, and it is not personal, I pass dogs that meet the standard.
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    Don't use a kick release and there is no problem...

    Don't use a kick release and there is no problem of keeping birds in the basket. We have more that get away getting them out of the box than out of the pouch and that can happen if hand thrown or...
  9. Exactly, but if we didn't bicker about something...

    Exactly, but if we didn't bicker about something we didn't see RTF would die.

    We all 'know" the dog the OP is taking about though. Everyone has seen them. They just don't enjoy what they are...
  10. II. Style is apparent in every movement of a dog...

    II. Style is apparent in every movement of a dog by the gaiety of its manner, by its alertness, by its eagerness and speed on retrieves, by its water-entry, by its pick-up of birds, and by its return...
  11. I have dropped dogs for style, one particular dog...

    I have dropped dogs for style, one particular dog several times because it is a pig and has zero style and no business running a master test (or any other level), but the handler insist and loudly...
  12. Walking on a blind = zero style points. If not an...

    Walking on a blind = zero style points. If not an absolute zero a very low score that is not going to pass that dog.
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    Sad day. Bill was a great guy and will be greatly...

    Sad day. Bill was a great guy and will be greatly missed. RIP
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    Bummer. Going to miss him.

    Bummer. Going to miss him.
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    I think this lady should be sent a one year old...

    I think this lady should be sent a one year old untrained Chessy. Give her three months and see if she still wants to ban collars and 2x4's.
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    In my book there are three kinds of training...

    In my book there are three kinds of training positive reenforcement, negative reenforcement, and attrition. You have to have all three in your box to train a good dog.
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    Congratulations.

    Congratulations.
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    If you read the link posted to her bio she is an...

    If you read the link posted to her bio she is an "assistant vice president" and "assistant executive secretary". Any guess how many assistant VP's an organization like AKC has? Any guess how...
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    Doubt it, but you can keep hoping

    Doubt it, but you can keep hoping
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    Are we sure this is an official AKC stance and...

    Are we sure this is an official AKC stance and not a misguided representative?
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    More than 20 years.......... let AKC know they...

    More than 20 years..........

    let AKC know they are wrong.
  22. Velcro works well too.

    Velcro works well too.
  23. That's funny right there

    That's funny right there
  24. This. Did you train with him before and when you...

    This. Did you train with him before and when you picked your dog up? Sit to a whistle should be a sit to a whistle, but lots of other things can be related to your handling vs that of the pro.
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    I have one of these and have been very satisfied...

    I have one of these and have been very satisfied with it. Currently it is doubling as a FF table using a couple of aluminum saw horses
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