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  1. Nope just west coast folks

    Nope just west coast folks
  2. Ed I hate to appear argumentative but there have...

    Ed I hate to appear argumentative but there have been other litigations. Just a few years ago a contestant took legal action against the club and judges in Medford Oregon. Kind of points to how...
  3. There is more to this than you are suggesting...

    There is more to this than you are suggesting Bill. There are amateurs that sell there dogs for huge amounts of money then continue to run their sold dog in amateur stakes....from weekend trials to...
  4. This is not a question that is easy to answer. I...

    This is not a question that is easy to answer. I asked Jim Gonia when he knew Angie was a unique dog. He thought it a fluke when Augie won his first AA stake at an early age. Started to change his...
  5. I don't know if this will help but thought the...

    I don't know if this will help but thought the following might add to the conversation. The sire of my first lab was FC AFC Misty Morning Woody. The titles ment nothing to me as I was unfamiliar with...
  6. Sticky: TJ pumps from the river that borders his...

    TJ pumps from the river that borders his property. It's the only way he gets water this time of year. No big swims ....lot of technical water. He has a huge pump to fill ponds with. Ponds his father...
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    We have started a new club....Northwest Montana...

    We have started a new club....Northwest Montana Retriever Club with the express purpose of holding picnic trials. We are helping folks learn how to judge during these events and introducing new...
  8. Bill McKnight. #4 BAM Sarah Love (with Howard...

    Bill McKnight. #4 BAM Sarah Love (with Howard watching over both dog and handler)
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    My first litter I had a call from a man whose...

    My first litter I had a call from a man whose only words to me were "I want a dog that can do a 400 yard swim on a memory bird in the 4th series. Do you have one?"

    To which I said " if I did...
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    Pm sent concerning dike repair..

    Pm sent concerning dike repair..
  11. When your doctor tells you made it 13 years post...

    When your doctor tells you made it 13 years post transplant because you have something to look forward to each day....

    Bill
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    Eric what is the possible impact on everyone?...

    Eric what is the possible impact on everyone? There have been rules and regulations on water management since the beginning of time. In our case I have several flow through ponds. What I do effects...
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    Why isn't this in POTUS? I know of no place in...

    Why isn't this in POTUS? I know of no place in the United States that regulations are not required for pond building. I had 32 federal and tribal agencies review my request for building ponds....
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    Ed Ackock...decades of experience

    Ed Ackock...decades of experience
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    Poll: My tie breaker would be:average points per start;...

    My tie breaker would be:average points per start; ratio of wins to starts and a 3rd tie breaker of percent trials finished ( places plus jams). If both dogs remain in a tie then they share...
  16. The story is even better when TJ tells it. Very...

    The story is even better when TJ tells it. Very special!
    Bill
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    Like others who have posted I do everything I can...

    Like others who have posted I do everything I can to show respect when our anthem is played. I am a 30 year veteran and am still in awe at how people from other countries honor our flag and anthem. ...
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    Good job Debbie and Ian....or is it Ian and...

    Good job Debbie and Ian....or is it Ian and Debbie. Good stuff happening to great people!!!!!!

    Bill
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    very impressive keep it up bill

    very impressive keep it up bill
  20. I met the great Roy Mcfall years ago as we were...

    I met the great Roy Mcfall years ago as we were waiting for placements in an AA stake. When they called his dogs name for 2nd place he spit....on my boot and said "I guess you won". Sure enough Libby...
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    Very sad. I met Howard in Calif about ten years...

    Very sad. I met Howard in Calif about ten years ago. We trained togeather several times and ran trials. It didn't matter what was set up he didn't mind making adjustments to fit his needs. I always...
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    Believe me it was brought up and ignored. Most...

    Believe me it was brought up and ignored. Most were calls received while I was running. Judge wss from out of town making arrangements for training after the trial. The funny thing was most people...
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    I try to stay focused and not let the chatter...

    I try to stay focused and not let the chatter bother me. I did have one notable negitive experience though. I ran Biscuit and HaM in an open several years ago. Both dogs to the fourth series which...
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    First derby I ran with Biscuit he saw a butterfly...

    First derby I ran with Biscuit he saw a butterfly on the way to a very easy flier. Chased the butterfly all over the field. Never did get the flier....worse than the walk of shame! Finished with 27...
  25. PS HaM won her last ft at 10.5 years of age. I...

    PS HaM won her last ft at 10.5 years of age. I have retired her for a well deserved rest.

    Bill
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