The RetrieverTraining.Net Forums The Retriever Academy
Total Retriever Training with Mike Lardy
Hawkeye Media Gunners Up Tritronics Outdoor Media

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Mac Lassiter

Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Yes I have done wagon wheel 2 to 3 times a week,...

    Yes I have done wagon wheel 2 to 3 times a week, I have followed Smart works close, and have also got influence from Lardy, Fowl Dawgs, and a Pro trainer in Dyersburg, TN that I have trained with a...
  2. My dog is a LIAR ! Initial lines on blinds?

    Had a issue that pops up every now and then, but not all the time ! But it does concern me, and not sure if there is a fix or something she will eventually work through ?

    We are transitioning to...
  3. Thanks for your response ! I guess i'm asking...

    Thanks for your response ! I guess i'm asking once I have used this particular pattern blind, is it good practice to move to another field, and teach another leg incorporating things like factors,...
  4. How long to use specific Pattern Blinds ?

    Title may be worded wrong, but I am wondering how long do ya'll use, or come back to specific pattern blinds you have established ? I have one field established with a 3 legged pattern, and have ran...
  5. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,245

    "Dave" No sir I am from Springfield, 25 miles...

    "Dave"
    No sir I am from Springfield, 25 miles North of Nashville, and about 6 miles from the Kentucky state line, Most all of my relatives are from around here within a few miles.
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,245

    Thanks for all ya'lls help ! I can understand...

    Thanks for all ya'lls help ! I can understand the diffrence in opinions, I am still trying to figure it out myself, and I am training with her 5 days a week !!! She's a funny dog, she is crazy...
  7. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,245

    No have not started giving overs yet ! Just...

    No have not started giving overs yet ! Just establishing the pile and working on going straight, have started working in 2 to 3 whistle sits per session just to get water treading established.
  8. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,245

    I have layed off pressure, other than the nick...

    I have layed off pressure, other than the nick heel nick on line, But I will keep your advice in mind ! Thanks
  9. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,245

    "Swim-By" flaring on send problem

    Don't make fun of my kids crayon drawing ! I am about as good of artist as I am dog trainer !!

    My 16 month BLF has been through FF,FTP,T,TT and went to pattern blind field until water warmed...
  10. Wayne ! Yes I went yesterday and the water temp....

    Wayne ! Yes I went yesterday and the water temp. was 68 to 70 degrees, went today and worked on marks (doubles) and ran her on the pattern blind field preparing to do some blind diversion drills....
  11. Wayne, I can't say for sure but we have been...

    Wayne, I can't say for sure but we have been having warm temps. in the mid 70's for the last 2 weeks, and lows in the mid 50's at night. went crappie fishing at a large river run lake in this area...
  12. I am at most 3 feet away from water edge, She is...

    I am at most 3 feet away from water edge, She is entering water ! She is just staying in the running water, or belly deep water and skirting the edge, I can't tell you how far she would take it cause...
  13. TONY ! How can I water force her if we have not...

    TONY ! How can I water force her if we have not got a pile established ? I am going to Water force her once the pile is established, but I'm not putting pressure on this dog until I know she...
  14. Thanks Mitty ! Great advice

    Thanks Mitty ! Great advice
  15. OH Sorry she is 16 months old almost 17 months ...

    OH Sorry she is 16 months old almost 17 months

    And actually she is keying in on bumper pile, Cause i make a habit of watching her when lining her up, I guess she figures the bank is faster ? She...
  16. (HAPPY EASTER!) Day#1 Swim-By Bank cheat question ???

    Happy Easter day everyone !!!

    Started day# 1 on Swim-By with my BLF today, Took her out and planted 8 white bumpers, and established pile on her name, and then on back for the next 2 marks to...
  17. That's basically what I am wondering, I have all...

    That's basically what I am wondering, I have all documentation of before and after surgery, as well as all rehab and x-rays, and vet medical documentation, Not expecting a full clearance on elbows,...
  18. Hip and Elbow clearances after fracture surgery ???

    As many of you know my BLF suffered a type 3 salter harris break in the front left leg at the elbow when she was 4 months old. She had surgery to repair, and with good rehad has went on to be a fine...
  19. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,039

    Take her everywhere you go ! Expose her to...

    Take her everywhere you go ! Expose her to everything you can think of ! Take her to the store's, the bank, out to the parks, anywhere she can be around as many people as you can put her around. Let...
  20. Replies
    11
    Views
    948

    *** Building Retrievers Drills and More by Carrol...

    *** Building Retrievers Drills and More by Carrol Cassity a must have !

    *** If you train alone "Training Retrievers Alone" DVD is worth a watch, gives some good set-ups for when your by yourself...
  21. Don't worry about it ! the dog in my avatar photo...

    Don't worry about it ! the dog in my avatar photo broke her growth plate at 4 months old, had to have surgery to repair and was out of commission on strict crate rest for 3 1/2 months, plus a month...
  22. Replies
    6
    Views
    626

    How to do Swim-by on this pond ?

    I have searched high and low for a good swim-by pond in my area, and every pond I have found via. driving, and google earth is either way to large, very hard access, or won't give permission ! The...
  23. Replies
    331
    Views
    47,299

    Chris you can change mine as well! Change to "Mac...

    Chris you can change mine as well! Change to "Mac Lassiter"
  24. Care to share your "BLIND HANDLING TIPS" ?

    As a new handler, and learning things everyday especially from this site I was curious if any of you may have tips on handling dogs on blinds ? I think I have watched every video there is on the...
  25. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,482

    Thanks for all the advice guys !!! It's...

    Thanks for all the advice guys !!! It's appreciated ! I'm learning along with her, so when I see a problem arise I try to stop it before It becomes too bad of a habit that there is no way with my...
Results 1 to 25 of 151
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4