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    Just a little followup for those interested. ...

    Just a little followup for those interested. Still need to work on prevention, but during this bout I used both acupuncture and cold laser. Along with rest, she seemed to respond faster and...
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    I read your post and thought about that. In an...

    I read your post and thought about that. In an effort to keep here warm overall I give her time to run around between flights (as many have suggested on the forum). Yesterday she spend an inordinate...
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    You are correct --- not just caused by cold...

    You are correct --- not just caused by cold water. Hence a better name is limber tail, dead tail, limp tail. It is often and maybe always associated with exertion and may be more likely when pushing...
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    Tried that......it grew back. Line crossed wth a...

    Tried that......it grew back. Line crossed wth a lizard somwhere in the past.
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    Nice sharp not so useful response. She is in...

    Nice sharp not so useful response. She is in extremely excellent shape. There are many posts on this forum about limber tail occurring in many many many very in shape dogs. She is also well...
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    Tail protection from "limber tail"

    Anyone use any type of wrap, blanket, neoprene, etc. specifically around dogs tail base/hind quarters? My girl wears a vest, but is prone to cold tail. Other than drying her off between retrieves...
  7. Source of ducks frozen or live (pigeons or chukars too) in Maryland

    Please PM if you know of source of birds (live or dead) in Maryland. I am in Howard County. Moved here from Florida and left the frozen birds there. Have not worked at building up stock here and it...
  8. Thanks for all the input folks. Different...

    Thanks for all the input folks. Different options to consider for sure.

    Don
  9. Drop line recommendations for diver hunters that use dogs

    Will be hunting some divers next season using long lines and am starting to get supplies together. In terms of drop line length off the dekes, any recommendations from those on RTF that hunt as to...
  10. Looking for retriever training groups near Woodbine, MD

    New to are. Planning to join a club or two, but looking for folks who get together to train dogs around Woodbine, MD area. I'm an amateur handler that has gone as high as senior and seasoned so far....
  11. Thanks all. I did send email to Ponderosa...

    Thanks all. I did send email to Ponderosa Kennels as well. Wasn't sure from website if they took boarders who were not part of training program. Thanks again.
    Don Neiffer
  12. Boarding Recommendations for SE PA, Maryland.

    Hello,
    I recently moved to Woodbine, Maryland. I have two Chessies that I hunt with and run in hunt tests (AKC and UKC). I am from PA originally, but lived in FL last 15+ yr. In Florida I...
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    I have the 10' model. Worked great in Florida...

    I have the 10' model. Worked great in Florida with or without 65 lb chessie in the boat. Not as sure I will use it in Maryland (some "different" regs on water rights, blinds, etc. may not make it...
  14. Have a Hobie sit on top that I mostly used for...

    Have a Hobie sit on top that I mostly used for fishing (mostly flats in saltwater --- one thing I will miss about FL) and touring around on lakes, rivers, etc. Hoping to do some bass fishing with a...
  15. You'll see from the original posting that it has...

    You'll see from the original posting that it has taken a few years, but I am back up North. Looking forward to new hunting opportunities and new dog training options as well (and no gators). Joe...
  16. Can anyone recommend a good upland training book and DVD?

    Want to start training my older chessie for upland work and probably HRC competition. Most of this will be done alone. I have some resources, but would appreciate any advice on guides, DVD, tips,...
  17. Thank you all for your comments and, in many...

    Thank you all for your comments and, in many ways, validating my feelings and helping me admit to what I really haven't wanted to accept. So....I wont be putting pressure on her on marks and will...
  18. Is there ever a time forcing on marks is appropriate?

    Long time since I've posted or even viewed RTF. Let's just say life intervened in a not so good way, but things are a whole lot better. Anyway, my now 6.5 yr old girl has attained her senior and...
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    And by the gray skies....I'd say outside of...

    And by the gray skies....I'd say outside of Pittsburgh.
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    Any idea on length of rope Ken uses?

    Any idea on length of rope Ken uses?
  21. Thanks everyone. Seems from some of the...

    Thanks everyone. Seems from some of the responses and private messages that my personal info is too telling.....gonna have to tweak it a little :O

    Everything is preliminary, but I want to be...
  22. Ohio --- honests opinions needed...good and bad

    Hi, looking at potential move to Ohio. Would split work between Powell and Zanesville. Would live in between. Grew up in PA (eastern). Lived in Pgh for 7 yrs and so am familiar with latitude,...
  23. Eug, I love it. Have watched it several...

    Eug,

    I love it. Have watched it several times. Turn down the lights, crack a beer, and turn up the volume.....Our season starts Saturday and this video has me foaming at the mouth...almost can...
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    X2. Just watch how a dog hunts up a planted...

    X2. Just watch how a dog hunts up a planted Dokken vs. a bumper and you can appreciate the difference. My dog winds them easier and is more excited about Dokkens because they stink.....no extra...
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    "Yurt" is what yunz buddy says when ya fall down...

    "Yurt" is what yunz buddy says when ya fall down an he wants to no if yunz been injured.
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