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    We neutered our single guy when he was two. Vet...

    We neutered our single guy when he was two. Vet looked from head to toe for other and couldn't find it. Called in backup and they couldn't find it. Took him to vet school and neither MR or US could...
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    Don't know about flying with puppy. DO know...

    Don't know about flying with puppy.

    DO know that Sierra is a really nice dog - good choice!
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    One of our dogs did not go through swim by. Has...

    One of our dogs did not go through swim by. Has left us with a tool belt with no tools and the lack of it has been apparent at a hunt test or two.

    I can train with different people way more...
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    Thanks for the great advice. He loves the game...

    Thanks for the great advice.

    He loves the game and our original goal was one Junior ribbon. We've accomplished much more than that and I know he just wants to step on the mat and get birds.
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    Running Qual with older dog

    What are your thoughts on someone running an older dog in the Qual. Specifically me. Dog is amateur trained and a hunt test dog. We ran a couple Quals several years ago with good and bad results. ...
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    We were fortunate to get in on a PRP study. ...

    We were fortunate to get in on a PRP study. Agree that we may be looking back in a few years and laughing. He has had lots of therapies thrown at that shoulder so it is really hard to pinpoint what...
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    We have a dog who injured his shoulder several...

    We have a dog who injured his shoulder several years ago. Massive tendon/muscle injury. He has great care from a sports/ortho vet and we've looked at it from every possible way (CT, MRI,...
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    Asked my husband if I could train his new puppy...

    Asked my husband if I could train his new puppy to hunt. I'd seen a booth at the local sportsman show about five years before that and was impressed with what the dogs could do. He said go ahead so...
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    We let you know where and when we were there but...

    We let you know where and when we were there but you had better things to do. LOL! Beer probably was more inviting. I'll let you know how the vet appointment goes. Your field is like the Marcola...
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    Am a bit embarrassed to admit it but I didn't...

    Am a bit embarrassed to admit it but I didn't know that tall grass can hold water and create humidity. He is fully recovered but we're taking a trip to the vet just to make sure nothing else is...
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    No humidity at all. After talking with our vet...

    No humidity at all.

    After talking with our vet it was definitely overheating or heat stroke.

    The only thing that we can come up with is that the grass is very lush and about a foot tall. Maybe...
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    We dodged a bullet this morning!

    Went training this morning. It's a beautiful 63 degrees. Set up a long mark and four long blinds. Radar is a big (80 lbs) but extremely fit dog who trains regularly.

    It's a big open grassy...
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    Thoughts from an amateur ... We have two dogs....

    Thoughts from an amateur ...

    We have two dogs. One that can manage the 6 out of 8 and one that can't. The one that can't is the more talented dog but he can't consistently keep it together. ...
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    Thank you for putting into words just how similar...

    Thank you for putting into words just how similar our dog's hunt test journey is to our own educational journey!

    I can relate to that hard earned C that felt like an A to me!
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    I may be throwing myself under the bus by asking...

    I may be throwing myself under the bus by asking this question ...

    Why do so many Ams think that they have a lesser chance running their own dog than a Pro does? Granted we may make more oopsies...
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    If you're in Oregon (Willamette Valley) during...

    If you're in Oregon (Willamette Valley) during Steelie season PM me and if my hubby is free he'll
    run you down the river(s). He's not a guide but is always game to get the driftboat out and chase...
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    I think that's why it is the responsibility of a...

    I think that's why it is the responsibility of a new judge to do their best to co-judge with a judge that is not only experienced, but one that has the ability to teach for the betterment of the...
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    "Relax! I think that you'll do great. You're...

    "Relax! I think that you'll do great. You're going in with the right frame of mind, you've got the experience to know good work when you see it, and besides your co-judge, you apprenticed with some...
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    This is an interesting read and pretty valuable...

    This is an interesting read and pretty valuable as I'm judging my first Junior test in two weeks. Am I cut out to be a judge? The only way I'll know is to give it my best shot! I'm nervous that...
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    I work in nuclear cardiology and most of my...

    I work in nuclear cardiology and most of my patients have had unsettling experiences also. That spooky feeling you're talking about is a common one. Not that me telling you that changes anything...
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    Get a Neato Botvac. We've got two labs in and...

    Get a Neato Botvac. We've got two labs in and out and it is amazing. Best household item I've ever purchased!
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    Mine just arrived too. Anxious to get some pics...

    Mine just arrived too. Anxious to get some pics with it!
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    Definitely a lot of pros at the MN but there was...

    Definitely a lot of pros at the MN but there was also a fair number of amateurs!
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    I'm looking for some new (used) glass also. ...

    I'm looking for some new (used) glass also.

    With regards to the lense suggested - how does the lack of image stabilization affect images taken while hand held (not on tripod)?

    I've managed to...
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    What a dumb$$$ ... And for the record I live...

    What a dumb$$$ ...

    And for the record I live in the same town as them!
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