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    Lion Country Supply has them.

    Lion Country Supply has them.
  2. From the pics your dog's coat color looks dilute....

    From the pics your dog's coat color looks dilute. If this is the case lookup color dilution alopecia (e.g. http://www.dermatologyforanimals.com/faq-10/).
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    If the close is 3 days before event, then does...

    If the close is 3 days before event, then does that mean the club also has to accept junior and senior entries up to three days before the close? I think so.

    The AKC HT rules say there can only...
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    ...and on water: ...

    ...and on water:


    https://youtu.be/CYQ6gqsUw_E

    Sometimes I throw a second bumper if she takes a long time to find the first. My other dog picks up the extra water "marks."
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    I have a blind dog. She uses her ears and nose...

    I have a blind dog. She uses her ears and nose to find bumpers. Here she is on land:


    https://youtu.be/JZFSZw38cL0
  6. Thread: Land blind video

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    To my eye, from video angle, dog's spine was...

    To my eye, from video angle, dog's spine was lined up towards the right side of the big white thing out there, but his head was lined up to the left side of the big white thing. When you sent dog,...
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    Make sure the receptor on the Thunder 500 is...

    Make sure the receptor on the Thunder 500 is screwed on tight.
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    How does your dog do at 200 yard marks? At 400...

    How does your dog do at 200 yard marks? At 400 yards? Is he popping on those?

    Dog will struggle to hear whistle at 600 yards and you will have to do whole body casts for dog to see you.
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    Could be that your training is out of...

    Could be that your training is out of balance---too many ticky-tacky blinds and not enough wide open blinds where dog gets practice carrying the casts.

    Assuming dog learned the casts way back...
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    The RJ is like 5th place. If one of the placed...

    The RJ is like 5th place. If one of the placed dogs is later DQ'ed then the dog with the RJ will get a placement.
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    Your dog did a nice job but here's a question for...

    Your dog did a nice job but here's a question for you.

    Which is harder, swimming to the mark or running through that thick cover?

    Do you think you would have the same result if your pup had the...
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    Thank you, Andy, I really appreciate your...

    Thank you, Andy, I really appreciate your response.

    I think I was quoted prices for 2 coats of Bona Traffic, and not clear if it was the Hd vs non Hd...also I wasn't getting info from contractors...
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    wood floor finishes...the agony

    Should I go with the Swedish/acid finish, or the commercial 2 component water based finish? Which will last the longest with zero maintenance? My priority is durability.

    This is my oak kitchen...
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    I've tried Orijen but dog always had loose stools...

    I've tried Orijen but dog always had loose stools and dog was always hungry. The food just seemed to go in one end and out the other.

    I had good luck with Farmina grain free fish but got tired of...
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    That's interesting, Dr. Nate, do you have some...

    That's interesting, Dr. Nate, do you have some references about folate being a non-essential vitamin in dogs? I'd love to read about it. Everything I have read says that folate is an essential...
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    I looked into this awhile ago when Terry Marshall...

    I looked into this awhile ago when Terry Marshall posted about his cleft palate puppy:



    Fromm's also does really thorough labeling, Puppy Gold has 1.93 mg/kg.

    Edit: Also just called...
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    Meanwhile yes I saw that a Ca:P ratio of 1:1 and...

    Meanwhile yes I saw that a Ca:P ratio of 1:1 and lower than 1.2 is recommended by many for pregnant bitches. All the sporting dog foods seem to be much higher. The ratio for Dr. Tims Pursuit is...
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    Fromms is not directly comparable to Purina...

    Fromms is not directly comparable to Purina because they contain less moisture.

    Their large breed puppy feed has less Ca, P and energy than regular puppy feed. The large breed puppy feed was...
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    I will be breeding a dog for the first time as...

    I will be breeding a dog for the first time as well and find all the advice from here and there confusing. Within the Purina Pro Plan Products, the sporting dog foods have more energy than the puppy...
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    Since you are introducing the concept, I'd be...

    Since you are introducing the concept, I'd be inclined to put the long bird on the north tip of the little cove, beyond where you have it. Then adjust the placement of the go-bird.

    Also consider...
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    How about we think about placement of the marks?...

    How about we think about placement of the marks?

    For example its a master test, the blind is under the arc of a mark. The gun station on land by the point., the duck is shot over water. Dogs...
  22. Thread: call in whhistle

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    I do not think it is uncommon for dogs to over...

    I do not think it is uncommon for dogs to over run the end of a blind, then be given come-in whistle to get the bird. I do not think these dogs are heavily penalized for the come in whistle.
  23. I have not run the hunting tests in McCall, but I...

    I have not run the hunting tests in McCall, but I have been to the field trials in Cascade during the Fall---it is a really beautiful area.

    The drive from Boise to Cascade along the Payette...
  24. Also pictures that used to show up embedded in a...

    Also pictures that used to show up embedded in a post do not show up when I am logged in to RTF, but if I am not logged in to RTF they show up.
  25. Hello? Hello...is it just me? I don't think...

    Hello? Hello...is it just me?

    I don't think so. All of the sudden folks are calling me "Mitty" when they reply, instead of my name Renee.

    If it is just me, solution....?
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