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  1. Thread: Jumping bean

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    Jumping bean

    my new pup does something I haven't had to deal with much with my other pups. He just jumps and jumps the usual "down" command just isn't getting the job done. He even likes to jump when nobody is...
  2. Thread: bird work

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    bird work

    After initially introducing a pup to birds (dead and alive) how often are you guys working with birds? With past pups I always used dead birds about once a week but now I question if it is...
  3. Thread: Training Books

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    I found Tom Dokkens book to be ok. He uses more...

    I found Tom Dokkens book to be ok. He uses more of the positive method than alot of others. The only thing that I questioned was how long he suggest you wait to introduce live birds.other than that...
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    In need of training pigeons

    Feel free to move this post to the classified if need be.
    Does anyone in and around the york adams county area of PA know anyone that will sell a few pigeons at a reasonable price.

    I know its...
  5. Thread: puppy toys

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    puppy toys

    Over the years I have never given my pups squeaky toys when they were little. Now I have read some people say it isn't detrimental and some say it is. The reason I ask is my new pup just is not...
  6. Those little Jack Russell terriers are the only...

    Those little Jack Russell terriers are the only small dogs I have ever liked. They all think there kings and queens of the block. talk about dogs with so much hunt in them I wish you could put there...
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    This last shooting Was a terrible tragedy and god...

    This last shooting Was a terrible tragedy and god bless the familys that have to deal with there losses. Make no mistake the anti gun people are going to run with this like its the olympic flame....
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    I dont mean this to sound like I'm being a jerk...

    I dont mean this to sound like I'm being a jerk but this post makes me proud of all my untitled "meat dogs". I think many people forget what started the retriever games. HUNTING! Hunting is what it's...
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    When I first started I did the same thing. Just...

    When I first started I did the same thing. Just remember its supposed to be fun RELAX! I used to have to remind myself of that all the time. And remember in most real life hunting a high percent of...
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    Becoming a professional gun dog trainer?

    I don't want this to sound this like a pity me kinda of thing But here I go any how. I mostly like to just roam the board I don't post very often and under no circumstances do I consider myself a...
  11. Thread: Obedience

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    Can I give you some sound words of advice? I was...

    Can I give you some sound words of advice? I was once in your shoes when I was 14 (assuming your a young man in high school) I pleaded with my father to let me have a retriever pup I insisted that I...
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    This thread has me thinking not to hijack but why...

    This thread has me thinking not to hijack but why are there so few chocolates? Is there a good reason are just a qua incidence?
  13. Thread: Spinone?

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    I think they are neat dogs. Was interested in one...

    I think they are neat dogs. Was interested in one at one time. Here is my conclusion at one time years ago these were likely fine dogs. After years of breedings for conformation only people have bred...
  14. Hope to just see some geese here in south central...

    Hope to just see some geese here in south central PA. Hope this means there migrating. after last winter my pup is going to nuts if the birds dont show agian. Im sorry but the dogs know the dfference...
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    Chesapeake breeders in Maryland are PA

    I know breeder questions get asked here almost to death but oh well. I am starting to get the itch To train a new pup. After doing the whole over the phone have the puppy put on a plane thing last...
  16. Thread: wimpy mouth

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    Thanks guys all good advice. She did OK this year...

    Thanks guys all good advice. She did OK this year I cant complain A TON she had many retrieves on geese and I am VERY proud. As I stated before though it isn't pretty are quick by any means. I know...
  17. Thread: wimpy mouth

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    wimpy mouth

    After my 1 1/2 ylf's first full season of goose hunting Ive decided to shut her down for the remaining weeks. I have wanted to pretend it wasn't true but I have noticed her developing a soft mouth....
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    why we love dogs and hunting

    Shes mine but she loves my brother. They didnt even know I was there!

    http://i532.photobucket.com/albums/ee323/buster_alex/IMG_0750.jpg

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  19. Thread: goldens?

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    goldens?

    Not in the market for a pup in the very near future but I got a girl getting old and a new pup will bw in order in the next yr are two. Ive always been interested in Goldens is there anyone out there...
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    attention problems

    I have a 8mth ylf who is bout 50lbs of rocket fuel she is tiny but is ALL GO! The dog is really not getting justice by being owned by me in the hands of a professional she could be alot more but I...
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    getting her to come back?

    I got a pup that just turned five mouths bout a week ago. just about that same time she figured out that she dont gotta bring anything back to dad if she dont want to. Shell pick it up toss it in...
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    hard time adjusting

    My 8yr old yellow lab female isent taking very kindly to my new 8 week old ylf no bitting are growling are anything but she is obviously upset. Shes not eating good and she runs everytime the pup...
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    im from hanover

    im from hanover
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    that would be perfect do you know where its...

    that would be perfect do you know where its located and when they hold um??
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    pigeon help pa??

    Does anyone know where I can get some pigeons in an around south central pa??
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