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  1. Light me up! http://kwicklabs.com/biggrin.gif ...

    Light me up! http://kwicklabs.com/biggrin.gif

    http://kwicklabs.com/images/Pounce/cigarnonemore/GetAGripWEB.jpg
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    "So. What would you do?" I'd do what you are...

    "So. What would you do?"

    I'd do what you are going to do........what's best for the dog?

    There's an expression "Fool me once....shame on you. Fool me twice....shame on me."
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    After looking at Tito's Website..all I can say...

    After looking at Tito's Website..all I can say is...WOW! http://kwicklabs.com/thumbsup.gif
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    I must be a "glutton" for punishment, but let me...

    I must be a "glutton" for punishment, but let me explain the impact of physical influence with several examples starting with a pup. There are many different applications including pack techniques....
  5. Thread: dogmatic

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    dogmatic

    .........inclined to lay down principles as incontrovertibly true.

    In the last few years. I've come to realize that dog training is not necessarily "dogmatic". For example, there was a recent...
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    When Kooly was very young, we were water training...

    When Kooly was very young, we were water training in a pond where there was a lot of dead vegetation near the far shore. One single was too close to the shore and a large mass almost like a blanket...
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    "Why did WIDNR make the season Monday-Sunday...

    "Why did WIDNR make the season Monday-Sunday instead of including two weekends?"

    I hunt teal during the Illinois season (and now the Iowa, too). The following are just opinions.

    Fewer...
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    "It often appears as if nothing has happened at...

    "It often appears as if nothing has happened at all between the handler and the dog. The better the teamwork between the handler and his dog the easier they will make the job look. Also, the view of...
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    There's a train of thought which is called "ten...

    There's a train of thought which is called "ten cent thinking". That's when your "pair a dimes" are too close together.

    I really don't think anyone was trying to sell anything. Take a walk with a...
  10. Thread: Mike Gould

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    Randy, I'd have to add that Fin will probably...

    Randy, I'd have to add that Fin will probably never know just how lucky she is to be with you. How about a photo (or two). http://kwicklabs.com/shades.gif
  11. Thread: Mike Gould

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    One of Gould's basic concepts was being...

    One of Gould's basic concepts was being demonstrated in the video. He is focusing on being in tune with the dogs via a natural trait - responding to physical influence. Taking more than one dog along...
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    Sooo......the price of tea in China comes to...

    Sooo......the price of tea in China comes to mind. Many years ago, I trained and raced our own harness horses (pacers) for a living. http://kwicklabs.com/biggrin.gif
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    "With all the available proven programs you guys...

    "With all the available proven programs you guys have available I'm surprised there is a problem"

    At first, I got a big chuckle about this comment. There was no need to reply because the good...
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    "Is your new pup out of Fc AFC KPR's Wet Willy...

    "Is your new pup out of Fc AFC KPR's Wet Willy and Magee MH??"

    Yes, Pounce is a littermate. http://kwicklabs.com/shades.gif
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    Here is a puppy training thread......

    about three days in the life of a nine week old pup. This is taken from Pounce's training journal. :cool:

    Aug 18 Pounce did four retrieves at the Square Pond grassy area late in the afternoon...
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    Fish camp is now being converted to duck camp....

    Fish camp is now being converted to duck camp. Tomorrow scouting for a few excellent temporary blinds spots begins. In addition, the usual scouting of where I can and cannot go with my mud rig will...
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    Here's another way to look at this issue....dog...

    Here's another way to look at this issue....dog can't count to three. Which of these five factors is/are out of balance......."birdiness", retrieving, responsiveness focus and/or control? For me...
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    Hand throw a memory off to the side.....then have...

    Hand throw a memory off to the side.....then have "the double" thrown. Run the double followed by that short, wide and easy memory.

    Have you ever "schooled" a triple? (Like in throwing the memory...
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    Where's the training program? First of all,...

    Where's the training program?

    First of all, the pup is only 6 months. That's about the time for starting formal training.

    Secondly, it appears the trainer's needs are to be ready for the...
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    It's been a year since "retiring" from hunt...

    It's been a year since "retiring" from hunt testing. Frankly, after a couple of months I didn't miss it all. My hunt test trained dogs are 9 and 12 years. Taffey is 14 and retired from everything. I...
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    I forgot how much........

    a pup changes in those first days home. In two weeks,
    Pounce went from "Quaintly Cute." to "Oh, My!" http://kwicklabs.com/biggrin.gif
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  22. Here's my list. Early on in basic OB at heel, the...

    Here's my list. Early on in basic OB at heel, the command is about leaving "stuff" alone. Later, it becomes more specific when walking by a loaded duck drying rack. Then there is the skill set of...
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    For the "not very energetic dog" your training...

    For the "not very energetic dog" your training attire consists of Pom-Poms and a cheer leading outfit. For the "fast dog", you become the character made famous by Tim Conway Slow "Person"(YouTube)...
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    Officially....

    Pounce started Hillmann's puppy program today. It goes like this.....

    First, you get her excited...
    http://kwicklabs.com/images/Pounce/PounceAug14/81bPounceJoySmileWEBClose756.jpg
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    "I believe that dogs can develop a sense of...

    "I believe that dogs can develop a sense of anxiety from the heeling stick."

    "Anxiety" travels from what is on the other end of the stick.
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