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    You've got it exactly right. Trying to watch the...

    You've got it exactly right. Trying to watch the speeches (ain't easy). Trump's really gotten under Blumberg's skin.
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    They give us some of the best days of our lives...

    They give us some of the best days of our lives and one of the worst. Sorry for your loss.
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    Who says there were no flags? 28769

    Who says there were no flags?

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  4. Thread: First lab

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    I'm doing it for the tenth time right now. It's...

    I'm doing it for the tenth time right now. It's worth it!

    I agree "Sound Beginnings" is a great way to start. I'm following up with the Hillman program and eventually Lardy. "The Art of Raising A...
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    Great thread! This is why I check back here every...

    Great thread! This is why I check back here every day. Thanks!
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    I have kept the same line continuously since...

    I have kept the same line continuously since 1974. That means I have never had less than two dogs at once, all either whelped by me or introduced as 7 week old pups. The overlap is three years (when...
  7. Thread: Dr Tims

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    I just started to switch my almost 12 week old...

    I just started to switch my almost 12 week old female to Kinesis last night. The breeder had her on Iam's large breed puppy. I feed twice a day. She wasn't cleaning her bowl. In fact sometimes she...
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    It's doable. I have a 12.2 inch android tablet...

    It's doable. I have a 12.2 inch android tablet that I take everywhere. Obviously, you can't play DVD's on a tablet (or a phone). I make a backup copy of my disks onto my Windows computer using...
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    Poll: Current pup is Lab number 10 in 42 years and...

    Current pup is Lab number 10 in 42 years and first one to use treat training. I always believed that getting a hunting dog dependant on treats would eventually be a problem if I ran out of treats in...
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    Because anti-drug laws have worked so well here!

    Because anti-drug laws have worked so well here!
  11. The set ups we did Saturday were not Master...

    The set ups we did Saturday were not Master level. We wanted to make it easy and fun for the newcomers. They were more so that the Junior dogs could run singles and the Senior dogs could run doubles....
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    Valley fever is common in California's Central...

    Valley fever is common in California's Central Valley as well as in Southern Arizona. Probably the best resource for VF information is the University of Arizona: http://www.vfce.arizona.edu/

    "The...
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    I also have a 10 week old puppy. Almost our...

    I also have a 10 week old puppy. Almost our entire focus is on socialization. I was afraid of exposure to canine diseases but doing a lot of research I found that the risk/reward is well in favor of...
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    It's the thought that counts!

    This is what you get for Father's day when you have a 5 year old granddaughter and a 9 week old puppy. Perfect!
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    Notice the collar is camo.:D
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    Not a good idea unless he has an opportunity to...

    Not a good idea unless he has an opportunity to air dry afterwards. His wet coat will act like a sauna and add to overheating. If you can just wet his belly and feet, that would work to cool him down.
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    Dogs running marks is similar to us doing...

    Dogs running marks is similar to us doing interval training; hard sprint, rest, sprint, rest, etc. For balance I plant 6 orange bumpers over a 500 yard field and "hunt em up". I do this two or three...
  17. Thread: DR. Tims Pursuit

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    I have a new pup (9 weeks). I spent a lot of...

    I have a new pup (9 weeks). I spent a lot of time, including contacting Dr. Tim, looking into the correct starter food. I would not use Pursuit for very young pups. The extra protein would promote...
  18. Thread: Welcome, Rose!

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    Thanks, Peter. I'm going to try to do everything...

    Thanks, Peter. I'm going to try to do everything by the numbers this time around. :p
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    That's what I've been doing.Their packaging is...

    That's what I've been doing.Their packaging is excellent, some kind of heavy weight plastic as opposed to paper. Their "use by" dates are well into the future (fresh). I'm comfortable having a back...
  20. Thread: Welcome, Rose!

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    Thanks, Breck.

    Thanks, Breck.
  21. Thread: Welcome, Rose!

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    From everything I'd heard (and seen so far) I had...

    From everything I'd heard (and seen so far) I had to come up with a name that included "Wild".

    Munch" is a good call name. When do you think they'll be ready to get in the water at Prado?
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    FC-AFC-CFC-CAFC Jazztime Bluegoose's Skatch ...

    FC-AFC-CFC-CAFC Jazztime Bluegoose's Skatch

    The dam is MHR Code 3's Rescue Me I'm The One, a really nice hunt test dog.

    I'm hoping I can qualify her for the Master Amateur by the time it...
  23. Thread: Welcome, Rose!

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    Welcome, Rose!

    Code 3's Wild Desert Rose. Born 4/14/2016.

    The next chapter begins.
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    Old restaurant rule "when in doubt, throw it...

    Old restaurant rule "when in doubt, throw it out". If I wouldn't eat it myself, I wouldn't give it to the dogs. We invest so much into these dogs why risk their health unnecessarily.
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    I suggest that you do not do the actual breaking...

    I suggest that you do not do the actual breaking yourself. Rattlesnakes are common in the areas that we train and hunt (early season upland). My dogs have been snake broke by professionals for over...
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