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    How Many Times for Stud

    My dog is standing at stud for the second time - the first time it was for a dog owned by a friend of mine and my dog went to his house for a week to complete the act!

    This time the female is at...
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    I'm sorry I am not being clear - I do not want...

    I'm sorry I am not being clear - I do not want him to come off a marked bird (I just thought that was how you taught the next step) - I want to be able to stop him in the field when he has lost the...
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    I don't mean to imply that I do not think it is a...

    I don't mean to imply that I do not think it is a journey (I think that is clear from how far we have already come together) - I just meant that sitting on a whistle while out on a retrieve is the...
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    Let me explain myself further (I should have...

    Let me explain myself further (I should have included this info at the beginning) - the dog is 4 years old. I got him when he was two - he had been mistreated and abused. The previous owner had...
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    Remote Sit During a Retrieve

    My dog has his sit whistle down pat. When we are working in the yard he will sit the instant he hears the whistle.

    My question is I am about to take the next step and try to get him to stop and...
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    Linda - I am the owner of the stud and I...

    Linda - I am the owner of the stud and I appreciate your kind words - It reminds me of the old saying, "It is better to be quiet and make everyone think you are foolish than open your mouth and prove...
  7. Thread: Lap Dogs

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    Lap Dogs

    Ok not your usual place to ask a lap dog question but I figured if anyone knew dogs it would be you guys!

    Last night I had to put my 11 year old daughters dog down (a very bad deal) and she NEEDS...
  8. Thread: A Few Pics

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    A Few Pics

    Last year I posted a bunch of questions about a rescue dog that I had been given and then about two months ago I posted a thread thanking everyone for all of the help.

    Duke has gone from a...
  9. Thanks for the Help - He's a Great Dog!!

    Last year I made several posts on this site about a two year old lab that I had gotten from a man I know. It was a rescue situation where the dog had been badly mistreated by a trainer and then...
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    Great End to the Season

    Well the season is over in Texas and the incredible DUKE was amazing.

    I posted on this site after I was given this great dog who needed a lot of love and care - everyone was so helpful in giving...
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    Yes the land that I use for training has fields...

    Yes the land that I use for training has fields and water and I could easily set up hunting environments. But how should I proceed?
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    Let me add that the dog is 2 years old.

    Let me add that the dog is 2 years old.
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    Transitioning to the Hunt

    Recently I posted a thread about a dog that I received from a guy that I know that had been mistreated early in it's life (even though he had spent 14 months with a trainer)! At first I was worried...
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    Male Dog Smelling Like a Female in Heat?

    Okay I know that this is going to sound crazy but can a neutered male dog smell like a female in heat?

    Here is why I ask the question:

    I train with a guy who has several dogs, he has one...
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    Yes he had a TON of money invested in him - the...

    Yes he had a TON of money invested in him - the guy who owned him has another lab (this dog's sire) who is a FC and is an incredible worker. When the guy got my dog back from the trainer (I do not...
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    YES - he loves to retrieve on both land and water...

    YES - he loves to retrieve on both land and water for both bumpers and dead birds! But something changes when we go out hunting.

    Could it just be sensory overload - with the boat ride out, the...
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    Let me add that when we are just training he is...

    Let me add that when we are just training he is great - head high, tail up; but things change when we get out to the duck blind, he just looks really timid and scared. He jumps out of the blind at...
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    Prey Drive and a Miserable Dog!

    Let me say up front that I am sorry for the long post, but I really need the help!

    Recently I was given a 2 year old male Labrador. The dog comes from incredible lines and has been at a trainer...
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