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    Did they ever determine who put out the...

    Did they ever determine who put out the antifreeze?
  2. Thank you Chris for all you've had to put up with...

    Thank you Chris for all you've had to put up with in providing this great resource.
  3. Then you can get a new working certificate for...

    Then you can get a new working certificate for your dog: RCX = Remote Control Excellent
  4. That is pretty cool. I would like to use that...

    That is pretty cool. I would like to use that for my daughter's softball games but I would want it to zoom in and out. For instance where I normally stand I zoom in when they are at the plate, zoom...
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    This would be good advice except that it could be...

    This would be good advice except that it could be considered training on the grounds, which is not allowed. To the OP, getting your dog even just a few minutes with a dead duck prior to the test...
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    I use pinch collars instead of choke collars...

    I use pinch collars instead of choke collars because they have been far more effective for me. Having said that, I would not do field work with either one. If I felt that I had to use one or the...
  7. Exactly. To the OP, you mentioned that your dog...

    Exactly. To the OP, you mentioned that your dog is steady and that is great, but Started is not the place to prove it. There is no extra credit for a steady dog in Started but if you don't hold the...
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    Rick, I stand corrected. I wonder whether that...

    Rick, I stand corrected. I wonder whether that is the result of a rule change, as I would swear it was a rule the last time I bothered to read the portion regarding Junior tests. My current dog is...
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    If I understand you correctly I disagree with...

    If I understand you correctly I disagree with your comments about steadiness and line manners. In both venues you can hold your dog's collar. In both venues if you choose not to hold the collar...
  10. I didn't know Ellis well, but he was a gracious...

    I didn't know Ellis well, but he was a gracious gentleman and seemed to be kind to everyone. One memory I won't forget: During my dog's final series for his HRCH we had to honor for Ellis and...
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    That is a great photo. Sincere condolences to...

    That is a great photo. Sincere condolences to all who knew and loved her.
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    Regarding the iTunes, I was wondering if I could...

    Regarding the iTunes, I was wondering if I could sync LESS material to the iPhone than I do to my iPod. I don't want to sync everything that I sync to my iPod to my iPhone because it would fill it...
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    Switching from Android to iPhone (GDG)

    I have to get a new phone and I'm thinking of switching to an iPhone 6. I've had the old Blackberry's and more recently Androids, but never an iPhone. I wanted to get comments from others who have...
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    I'm sorry for your loss.

    I'm sorry for your loss.
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  16. I suggested that to Lee as well and he told me...

    I suggested that to Lee as well and he told me that he has tried to contact them twice with no response. That is why I suggested that he post this thread here. He has 2 young dogs, one of which is...
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    I've honored with my dog on a "down" before. My...

    I've honored with my dog on a "down" before. My thinking was that I was communicating to the dog that he wasn't going and also thinking that if the dog has to get up off the ground before he can...
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    Good deal. I'm sure handling your dog will be a...

    Good deal. I'm sure handling your dog will be a good learning experience and more than likely will only serve to increase the bond between the two of you. It can be a good thing for a new handler...
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    For a first time handler a Senior test could...

    For a first time handler a Senior test could certainly be a challenge even with a very nice dog IMO. Just curious is your dog pro trained (and handled) or just always trained and handled by your...
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    My Invisible Fence brand fence (base and collar)...

    My Invisible Fence brand fence (base and collar) are probably 13-15 years old so they may have newer technology now but at least with the model that I have the collar will stimulate any time it is in...
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    That sounds awesome and makes a lot of sense...

    That sounds awesome and makes a lot of sense based on what little I know of cancer (not that there hasn't been plenty of it in the lives of my loved ones). I wonder how it is working with the dogs...
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    You are going to have to build one hell of a...

    You are going to have to build one hell of a fence in order to keep coyotes out. Definitely higher than 6' based on videos I've seen of coyotes jumping walls to snatch cats. It would probably take...
  23. Thread: UKC or AKC

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    Run both AKC & HRC HT. If there is a NAHRA club...

    Run both AKC & HRC HT. If there is a NAHRA club nearby I would try that too (I've never tried it as I don't have one near me).
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    Good luck with that! If folks over there are...

    Good luck with that! If folks over there are anything like Americans, someone will find something to complain about. Over here handlers commonly begin complaining before the first dog has run.
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    I remember running a seasoned test many years ago...

    I remember running a seasoned test many years ago out of a canoe. It was in extremely shallow water so that the weight of the dog and handler anchored it securely to the bottom. They had to do this...
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