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    I went this route a few years ago...

    I went this route a few years ago http://www.breederbase.com/. Best decision I ever made for a whelping box. Lightweight, folds flat when not in use, easy to clean, rubber backed carpet pieces...
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    I've always gone through gundogsupply. Hard to...

    I've always gone through gundogsupply. Hard to beat their price on the lucky dog bumpers. Plus they include a free throw rope already attached with each bumper.
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    We apply pressure to change behavior. I wouldn't...

    We apply pressure to change behavior. I wouldn't waste time or money on a citronella collar. Dogtra makes two nice bark collars. I prefer the YS300. Nice small unit, rechargeable, and a dial to...
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    If you take care of this sooner rather then later...

    If you take care of this sooner rather then later you will likely have long lasting results. I would let her ride a little white lightening from the e-collar. Make a big impression on just how bad...
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    I own a couple of the YS 300's and I like them a...

    I own a couple of the YS 300's and I like them a lot. I used to use the Tritronics Bark Limiter. The YS300 has worked much better at solving barking issues. I bought it over the YS500 due to the...
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    Being a breeder I have lots of pride in what I...

    Being a breeder I have lots of pride in what I produce. If I had a female of mine who was tested EIC clear by the UnM and I bred to a stud with no EIC test I would be confident in knowing that worst...
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    I've had many years of good use out of the...

    I've had many years of good use out of the Mendota Check Cords.
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    I've used Eukanduba Large Breed puppy on my...

    I've used Eukanduba Large Breed puppy on my litters with great results. Feeding it for the first 9-12 months has produced very even growth and exceptional hair coats. I have gotten to see several...
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    First....I love TT ecollars. To answer your...

    First....I love TT ecollars.

    To answer your question...yes I have had a TT bark collar go off when it should not have. It went off on me as I was removing it from the dogs neck and boy did it...
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    When you buy the best you only cry once! Get the...

    When you buy the best you only cry once! Get the Pro 500. Everything else will leave you wanting more in training.
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    Kuranda! Here is a link http://kuranda.com/ ...

    Kuranda!

    Here is a link http://kuranda.com/

    I own several of them and run a small boarding/training/breedind kennel. They work...not one dog I have ever had here has been able to destroy one. ...
  12. Some more pictures. This group is of a female in...

    Some more pictures. This group is of a female in the litter. The pictures start around 7-8 weeks of age and end around 1 year of age (to the best of my memory). The initial pics are mine and the...
  13. So here's some pictures from my Sam litters. ...

    So here's some pictures from my Sam litters.

    Puppies around 7-8 weeks of age (the litter photo they all just finished getting a bath and look wet)
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  14. Patti, Congrats on your Vince litter! ...

    Patti,

    Congrats on your Vince litter!

    You mention something about clearances....both Sam and Vince have some nice health clearances. Especially Vince as his list of clearances is quite...
  15. I've asked this question myself. And the answer...

    I've asked this question myself. And the answer is I'm leaning towards breeding her with a working dog from bench lines. But I imagine there will be a point further down the road to breed back with...
  16. A couple of more things I have thought of since...

    A couple of more things I have thought of since my intitial reply.

    On some of Sam's pictures you will notice he has a bit of a "mane" look around his neck when he is all cleaned up and blown out. ...
  17. I'm working on posting pics. I got them uploaded...

    I'm working on posting pics. I got them uploaded to photobucket, but ran out of time before I had to leave for work to get them posted. I will try late tonight.
  18. I have used Sam in two of my breedings and could...

    I have used Sam in two of my breedings and could not be happier with the results!

    The first time I decided to use him it was out of desire to do something different. I had been doing straight...
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    Sounds like a good plan. If your trainer...

    Sounds like a good plan.

    If your trainer allows you to visit often take advantage of this. Time spent watching and listening to him will be very valuable.
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    During FF it is not uncommon to have a nice...

    During FF it is not uncommon to have a nice attentive hold fall apart when fetching from the ground and retrieving. Sometimes it can be a side effect of "bugging" from all the pressure (we put a lot...
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    Pick the dog up and put him in the truck bed. ...

    Pick the dog up and put him in the truck bed. Then climb up into the bed yourself. Playfully tease the dog with a bumper. Toss it out the back. After he retrieves it call him back to you....he...
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    Starting force fetch, stopping, then restarting...

    Starting force fetch, stopping, then restarting with a new trainer....probably not the best approach. However, what is done is done and it sounds like you want to complete this portion of the...
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    Unless it is a repeat breeding you may never know...

    Unless it is a repeat breeding you may never know for sure. The most important thing is to have high standards with the pup from the beginning. Be quick to address it before it becomes...
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    When using pressure it is critically important to...

    When using pressure it is critically important to keep a balanced approach. It is easy to spend what little time we have training to meet our goals and forget to make the time to just have fun. ...
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    Good suggestion. Just two weeks ago I...

    Good suggestion. Just two weeks ago I experienced a frustrating moment and found my less then one year old TT collar had suddenly quit working. Thankfully TT is a wonderful company and within one...
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