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    Gracias (plus 2 more characters)

    Gracias (plus 2 more characters)
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    Nicest Pet-Friendly Hotel in Cheyenne, WY

    I'm wondering if anyone has an opinion about pet-friendly hotels in Cheyenne, WY. We are traveling there for a hunt test in a couple of weeks. Thanks!
  3. Count me in: Bill Shaffer Winner: Dog 23 -...

    Count me in: Bill Shaffer

    Winner: Dog 23 - FC FTCH AFTCH NMH GMH TAYLORLAB’S SUGAR AND SPICE
  4. Thanks John

    Thanks John
  5. Great stuff. Thank you all. Penny is great on...

    Great stuff. Thank you all. Penny is great on all her health clearances with one exception - she's a carrier for Ichtheosis (sp?), but there are plenty of stud dogs out there who are clear for that...
  6. The breed standard for the outer coat is that it...

    The breed standard for the outer coat is that it can be "straight or wavy." I wouldn't describe Penny's coat as either of those. It is definitely tight curls - more like a Chesapeake. People who...
  7. Thread: Name Help

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    With that sire you've got to get "Sky High" in...

    With that sire you've got to get "Sky High" in there somewhere. ;)
  8. Thread: Name Help

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    We have a Sky dog - "Prairie Hills Red Sky...

    We have a Sky dog - "Prairie Hills Red Sky Morning."
  9. Consideration of dog's coat vs. breed standard when deciding whether to breed

    I've mentioned my Penny dog's tight curly coat here before, and many of you eased my concerns about her coat - pointing out that these "brillo pad" golden retrievers pop up every now and then and...
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    (NE) WTB Used 3" White Bumpers

    Looking for large white bumpers. Let me know if you have any you want to sell. Thanks!
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    Thanks guys! Good advice here, and encouraging...

    Thanks guys! Good advice here, and encouraging stories.
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    Timid to Titled

    Anyone have any success stories of excessively timid or fearful dogs becoming successful hunting retrievers? If so, are there some tricks others should know?
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    I own an 870 express that is nearly 20 yrs old,...

    I own an 870 express that is nearly 20 yrs old, an 870 express that is 5 yrs old, and a 1998 wingmaster. I absolutely love the older guns. They made me a committed Rem fan. But the new express 870...
  14. Thread: Looks of a dog

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    When it comes to ugly dogs, no one can hang with...

    When it comes to ugly dogs, no one can hang with my curly haired mutant golden retriever, Penny. I wouldn't trade her for the world :)
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    I've heard that as well. I tried it (more than...

    I've heard that as well. I tried it (more than once) with this gun, and it still doesn't work. I'll be interested to know if it works for you friend. I may give a gunsmith a try like Beardog did. ...
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    This was my experience as well. The first...

    This was my experience as well. The first shotgun I ever bought was a black synthetic 870 express. I bought it back in the early 90's. I estimate that I've put over 8,000 rounds through it and it...
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    Recent 870 Express Purchases

    Anyone out there buy an 870 express in the last two or three years who is still happy with their purchase?
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    The trainer may have sent you the wrong dog.

    The trainer may have sent you the wrong dog.
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    I'm a sucker for the pintail every time.

    I'm a sucker for the pintail every time.
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    I only know of one individual in our HRC who does...

    I only know of one individual in our HRC who does not hunt.
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    Great pics. I love the "Meth Lab" caption. Made...

    Great pics. I love the "Meth Lab" caption. Made me laugh.
  22. Thread: "Hold" Issue

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    My Cody has this problem, but I am certain it has...

    My Cody has this problem, but I am certain it has to do with is breathing. He will hold perfectly for the first two or three retrieves during a training session or test as long as they are not...
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    That's good to hear. I was concerned that she...

    That's good to hear. I was concerned that she might have a thyroid issue or something. I'm still a little concerned about how thin her coat is. Hopefully her undercoat thickens up as the weather...
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    Golden Retriever with an odd coat

    We've got a 1 year-old pup with a very unique coat. I'm just curious if anyone as seen similar dogs (other than golden doodles or Chesapeakes :) ) . Her coat is extremely short, thin, and super...
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    Definitely worth the risk. If you're looking for...

    Definitely worth the risk. If you're looking for a top performing retriever I don't think its a big deal. It might be a different story if your looking to show off a beautiful house pet, and that's...
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